NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
8:50 PM Wednesday January 18
W2 CA INCLUDING SANTA CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS.W2 , small craft advisory in effect from midnight tonight through thursday morning, , gale watch in effect from friday morning through saturday afternoon, tonight, south winds 5 to 10 knots in the evening, becoming southeast 15 to 25 knots after midnight.W2 combined seas 4 to 6 feet dominant period 14 seconds.W2 rain likely in the evening, then rain and slight chance of thunderstorms.W2 thursday, southwest winds 15 to 25 knots with gusts to 30 knots, becoming west 10 to 20 knots with local gusts to 25 knots in the afternoon.W2 combined seas 4 to 6 feet dominant period 15 seconds, building to 6 to 7 feet dominant period 15 seconds in the afternoon.W2 rain and slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning, then chance of rain.W2 thursday night, west winds 15 to 20 knots with local gusts to 25 knots, becoming 10 to 15 knots after midnight.W2 wind waves 2 to 4 feet.W2 west swell 7 to 9 feet at 15 seconds.W2 slight chance of rain in the evening, then scattered showers.W2 friday, southwest winds 15 to 25 knots with gusts to 35 knots.W2 combined seas 7 to 10 feet dominant period 16 seconds, building to 9 to 12 feet dominant period 10 seconds in the afternoon.W2 rain in the morning.W2 slight chance of thunderstorms.W2 showers in the afternoon.W2 friday night, northwest winds 20 to 30 knots with gusts to 40 knots, becoming west 20 to 25 knots with gusts to 35 knots after midnight.W2 combined seas 10 to 13 feet dominant period 8 seconds, building to 12 to 15 feet dominant period 17 seconds after midnight.W2 showers likely in the evening, then chance of showers.W2 saturday, northwest winds 15 to 25 knots with gusts to 35 knots.W2 combined seas 14 to 17 feet dominant period 17 seconds.W2 slight chance of showers in the morning.W2 saturday night, northwest winds 15 to 20 knots with gusts to 25 knots, becoming west 5 to 10 knots after midnight.W2 wind waves 1 to 3 feet.W2 west swell 11 to 14 feet, subsiding to 11 to 12 feet after midnight.W2 chance of rain after midnight.W2 sunday, south winds 20 to 30 knots with gusts to 35 knots.W2 combined seas 8 to 11 feet.W2 showers.W2 monday, northwest winds 20 to 30 knots with gusts to 35 knots.W2 combined seas 7 to 10 feet.W2 showers likely.W2