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NWS Forecast

FZUS56 KLOX 301615
CWFLOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
915 AM PDT SAT AUG 30 2014

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

PZZ600-310015-
915 AM PDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST AND SANTA BARBARA
CHANNEL INCLUDING THE CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY
AND NATIONAL PARK...AT 15Z...OR 8 AM PDT...HIGH PRESSURE WAS OVER
THE EASTERN PACIFIC AND A 1003 MB LOW WAS NEAR LAS VEGAS. ACROSS
THE OUTER WATERS...MODERATE TO LOCALLY STRONG NW FLOW WILL
CONTINUE THROUGH SUN. ACROSS THE INNER WATERS...WEAK TO MODERATE
W TO NW FLOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH SUN.



PZZ645-310015-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
915 AM PDT SAT AUG 30 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

TODAY
WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT.
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SUN
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL
GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

SUN NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT
IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

MON
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

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

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

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



PZZ670-310015-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
915 AM PDT SAT AUG 30 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT


TODAY
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
7 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...GUST TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
8 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SUN
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT. STRONGEST
WESTERN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

SUN NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.

MON
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.

MON NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.

TUE
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
4 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

WED
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
4 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.



PZZ673-310015-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
915 AM PDT SAT AUG 30 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

TODAY
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT WITH
GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE
MORNING.

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

SUN
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
8 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

SUN NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.

MON
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.

MON NIGHT
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

TUE
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
4 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

WED
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
4 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.



PZZ676-310015-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
915 AM PDT SAT AUG 30 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

TODAY
NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING
20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE...NW
WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH
GUSTS TO 35 KT. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO
25 KT IN THE EVENING. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SUN
NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS
TO 30 KT. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8
SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

SUN NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT.
STRONGEST NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 10 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

MON
NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT BECOMING
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 3 TO 5 FT AT
8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

MON NIGHT
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 3 TO 5 FT AND SW 3 FT.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

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

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



PZZ650-310015-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
915 AM PDT SAT AUG 30 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

TODAY
WESTERN PORTION...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING
NW 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE
WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 T0 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 2 TO 4 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
WESTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL
GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS LATE. ELSEWHERE
W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE
10 KT OR LESS. COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.

SUN
WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT
8 SECONDS.

SUN NIGHT
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

MON
WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

MON NIGHT
WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

TUE
WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

WED
SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.



PZZ655-310015-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
915 AM PDT SAT AUG 30 2014

TODAY
WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W TO NW
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT 7 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
W TO NW 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 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SUN
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 3 TO 4 FT
AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.

SUN NIGHT
W WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE
10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 3 TO 4 FT
AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

MON
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
W 2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
IN THE MORNING.

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

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

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



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