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NWS Forecast

FZUS56 KLOX 021612
CWFLOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
912 AM PDT TUE SEP 2 2014

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

PZZ600-022215-
912 AM PDT TUE SEP 2 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST AND SANTA BARBARA
CHANNEL INCLUDING THE CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY
AND NATIONAL PARK...AT 16Z...OR 9 AM PDT...A 1026 MB SURFACE HIGH
PRESSURE SYSTEM WAS LOCATED ABOUT 900 NM W OF PORTLAND AND A 1004
MB THERMAL LOW WAS NEAR YUMA. ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS...WEAK TO
LOCALLY MODERATE W TO NW FLOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE WEEK.



PZZ645-022215-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
912 AM PDT TUE SEP 2 2014

TODAY
WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT WITH
LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED
SWELL W 2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE
10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 4 FT AT 8
SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WED
WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 4 FT AT
10 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

WED NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE
10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT
10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

THU
WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

THU NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

FRI
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W
2 TO 4 FT AND S 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SAT
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W
2 TO 4 FT AND S 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.



PZZ670-022215-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
912 AM PDT TUE SEP 2 2014

TODAY
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

WED
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

WED NIGHT
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

THU
WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT
10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

THU NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

FRI
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
5 FT AND S 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SAT
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
5 FT AND S 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.



PZZ673-022215-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
912 AM PDT TUE SEP 2 2014

TODAY
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

WED
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

WED NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

THU
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG IN THE MORNING.

THU NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

FRI
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
3 TO 5 FT AND S 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SAT
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AND S 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.



PZZ676-022215-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
912 AM PDT TUE SEP 2 2014

TODAY
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH
LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. ELSEWHERE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING
VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW
SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WED
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5
FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

WED NIGHT
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

THU
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

THU NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

FRI
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AND S 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SAT
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
3 TO 5 FT AND S 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.



PZZ650-022215-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
912 AM PDT TUE SEP 2 2014

TODAY
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 3 FT AT
8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR
LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 8
SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WED
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 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

WED NIGHT
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR
LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 10
SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

THU
WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

THU NIGHT
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR
LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

FRI
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO
3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SAT
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO
3 FT. PATCHY FOG.



PZZ655-022215-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
912 AM PDT TUE SEP 2 2014

TODAY
WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT
8 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
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 AT
8 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WED
WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT
10 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

WED 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 AT
10 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

THU
VARIABLE WINDS 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT 10
SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

THU NIGHT
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR
LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3
FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 17 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

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

SAT
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W
2 TO 3 FT AND S 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.



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