NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
8:50 PM Wednesday January 18
W2.small craft advisory in effect through late thursday night, , gale watch in effect from late thursday night through saturday afternoon, tonight, south winds 15 to 25 knots with gusts to 30 knots after midnight.W2 strongest northwest of san nicolas island.W2 combined seas 7 to 9 feet dominant period 14 seconds.W2 rain.W2 slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight.W2 thursday, west winds 20 to 30 knots, becoming 15 to 25 knots in the afternoon.W2 combined seas 9 to 12 feet dominant period 17 seconds.W2 chance of rain in the morning, then slight chance of rain.W2 thursday night, west winds 15 to 25 knots with gusts to 35 knots.W2 combined seas 11 to 14 feet dominant period 17 seconds.W2 slight chance of rain in the evening, then scattered showers.W2 friday, southwest winds 20 to 25 knots with gusts to 35 knots by the afternoon.W2 combined seas 13 to 16 feet dominant period 17 seconds.W2 rain and slight chance of thunderstorms.W2 friday night, northwest winds 25 to 30 knots with gusts to 40 knots, becoming west 20 to 25 knots with gusts to 35 knots after midnight.W2 combined seas 14 to 17 feet dominant period 17 seconds, building to 16 to 19 feet dominant period 17 seconds after midnight.W2 showers likely in the evening, then chance of showers.W2 saturday, northwest winds 25 to 30 knots with gusts to 35 knots, becoming 15 to 25 knots with gusts to 30 knots by the afternoon.W2 combined seas 18 to 21 feet dominant period 17 seconds.W2 slight chance of showers in the morning.W2 saturday night, northwest winds 10 to 20 knots with gusts to 25 knots, becoming southwest 15 to 20 knots after midnight.W2 wind waves 2 to 4 feet.W2 west swell 15 to 18 feet.W2 slight chance of rain in the evening, then rain likely.W2 sunday, southwest winds 20 to 30 knots with gusts to 35 knots.W2 combined seas 12 to 15 feet.W2 rain.W2 monday, northwest winds 20 to 30 knots with gusts to 35 knots.W2 combined seas 11 to 14 feet.W2 showers likely.W2