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NWS Forecast

FZUS56 KLOX 290314
CWFLOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
814 PM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SAN MATEO POINT CA OUT 60NM INCLUDING THE
CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

PZZ600-291030-
814 PM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST AND SANTA BARBARA
CHANNEL INCLUDING THE CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY
AND NATIONAL PARK...AT 03Z...OR 8 PM PDT...A LOW PRES SYSTEM
APPROXIMATELY 250 NM W CAPE MENDOCINO WILL SHIFT NORTHEAST AND A
COLD FRONT WILL DISSIPATE OVER THE OFFSHORE WATERS SAT MORNING.
OTHERWISE A RIDGE OF HIGH PRES OVER THE COASTAL WATERS WILL
PERSIST THROUGH WED.



PZZ645-291030-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
814 PM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20
KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT OVERNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS.

SAT
WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT WITH
LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED
SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY
PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.

SAT NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. S SWELL 2 FT.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SUN
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS
TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT
AT 18 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

SUN NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 17 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 17 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

MON
WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT WITH
GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING
2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT. S SWELL 2 FT. PATCHY
FOG IN THE MORNING.

MON NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 3 FT AND S 2 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

TUE
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.

WED
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.



PZZ670-291030-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
814 PM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W
3 FT AT 16 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH
VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS.

SAT
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. MIXED SWELL W 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.

SAT NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

SUN
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS
4 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 18 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

SUN NIGHT
NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 17 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.

MON
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING 20 TO
25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

MON NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
6 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

TUE
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.

WED
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.



PZZ673-291030-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
814 PM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE
EVENING AROUND POINT CONCEPTION. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED
SWELL W 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE
FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS.

SAT
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. STRONGEST
AROUND POINT CONCEPTION. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
16 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE
MORNING.

SAT NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 5 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

SUN
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS
5 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 18 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

SUN NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 17 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

MON
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO
7 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

MON NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
5 TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

TUE
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.

WED
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.



PZZ676-291030-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
814 PM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

TONIGHT
NW 10 TO 20 KT. LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. STRONGEST NW OF
SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT
AT 16 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.

SAT
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. STRONGEST NW
OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT
AT 16 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

SAT NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
5 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SUN
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO
6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 18 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

SUN NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS
4 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 17 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

MON
NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. ELSEWHERE...
WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

MON NIGHT
NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT BECOMING AROUND 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

TUE
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 4 FT AND S 3 FT.

WED
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 4 FT AND S 3 FT.



PZZ650-291030-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
814 PM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

TONIGHT
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE
EVENING. STRONGEST WINDS W PORTION. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
2 FT AT 16 SECONDS.

SAT
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS
TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. STRONGEST WRN PORTION. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. W SWELL 2 FT AT 16 SECONDS.

SAT NIGHT
W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT.
STRONGEST WRN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 16
SECONDS.

SUN
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 2 FT AT 18 SECONDS.

SUN NIGHT
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 FT AT
17 SECONDS.

MON
WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT.

MON NIGHT
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT.

TUE
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT.

WED
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT.



PZZ655-291030-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
814 PM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

TONIGHT
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS
OVERNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 1 TO 3 FT AT 16
SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SAT
WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15
KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL W 1 TO 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

SAT NIGHT
WRN PORTION...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. ELSEWHERE...W
WINDS 15 TO 20 KT BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2
TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL W 1 TO 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 13
SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SUN
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 1 TO 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT
13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

SUN NIGHT
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 1 TO
3 FT AT 17 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

MON
WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AND S
2 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

MON NIGHT
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE
10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AND
S 2 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

TUE
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W
2 TO 3 FT AND S 2 FT.

WED
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W
2 TO 3 FT AND S 2 FT.



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