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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS56 KLOX

FZUS56 KLOX 270402
CWFLOX

Coastal Waters Forecast for California
National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard CA
802 PM PST Thu Jan 26 2023

Point Piedras Blancas to San Mateo Point CA out 60 NM including the
Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary

PZZ600-271630-
802 PM PST Thu Jan 26 2023

Synopsis for the southern California coast and Santa Barbara
Channel including the Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary
and National Park...at 04Z, or 8 PM PST, a 1041 MB surface high was
located 650 NM west of Portland, OR, and a 1025 MB thermal low was
over Central Arizona. Moderate NW winds will return to the outer
waters late Friday through the weekend. There will not be much
change in the pattern through the period.



PZZ645-271630-
Point Piedras Blancas to Point Sal westward out to 10 NM-
802 PM PST Thu Jan 26 2023

TONIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt in the evening, becoming N 5 to
10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 5 ft at 13 seconds.

FRI
N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW 10 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 4 to 5 ft at 16 seconds.

FRI NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. NW swell
5 to 7 ft at 15 seconds.

SAT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 6 to
8 ft at 14 seconds.

SAT NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Wind waves
2 to 4 ft. NW swell 6 to 7 ft at 13 seconds.

SUN
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to
4 ft. NW swell 5 to 7 ft at 13 seconds. A slight chance of showers
in the afternoon.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt in the
evening, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 5 to
6 ft at 18 seconds. A slight chance of showers.

MON
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to
7 ft.

TUE
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 6 to
8 ft.



PZZ670-271630-
Point Piedras Blancas to Point Sal from 10 to 60 NM-
802 PM PST Thu Jan 26 2023

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

TONIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
5 to 6 ft at 13 seconds.

FRI
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 ft at 16 seconds.

FRI NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt in the
evening, becoming 20 to 30 kt. Combined seas 7 to 9 ft dominant
period 16 seconds.

SAT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Strongest western
portion. Combined seas 8 to 11 ft dominant period 14 seconds.

SAT NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Combined
seas 9 to 10 ft dominant period 14 seconds.

SUN
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Combined seas 7 to
8 ft dominant period 14 seconds. A slight chance of showers in the
afternoon.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Wind waves
2 to 4 ft. NW swell 7 to 8 ft at 18 seconds. A slight chance of
showers.

MON
N winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 7 to
9 ft.

TUE
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 6 to
8 ft.



PZZ673-271630-
Waters from Pt. Sal to Santa Cruz Island CA and westward 60 nm
including San Miguel and Santa Rosa Islands-
802 PM PST Thu Jan 26 2023

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

TONIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. NW swell
5 to 6 ft at 13 seconds.

FRI
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Strongest around
Point Conception. Combined seas 5 to 7 ft dominant period
16 seconds.

FRI NIGHT
NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Strongest around Point
Conception. Combined seas 8 to 9 ft dominant period 17 seconds.

SAT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Combined seas 8 to
10 ft dominant period 15 seconds.

SAT NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Combined
seas 8 to 10 ft dominant period 14 seconds.

SUN
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Combined seas 7 to
8 ft dominant period 14 seconds. A slight chance of showers in the
afternoon.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt in the
evening, becoming 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to
4 ft. NW swell 6 to 7 ft at 18 seconds. A chance of showers.

MON
N winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 7 to
9 ft. A slight chance of showers.

TUE
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 6 to
8 ft.



PZZ676-271630-
Outer waters from Santa Cruz Island to San Clemente Island to 60 NM
offshore including San Nicolas and Santa Barbara Islands-
802 PM PST Thu Jan 26 2023

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

TONIGHT
N winds 10 to 15 kt in the evening, becoming NW 10 to
20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 to 5 ft at 13 seconds.

FRI
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Strongest NW of
San Nicolas Island. Combined seas 4 to 6 ft dominant period
16 seconds.

FRI NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Strongest NW
of San Nicolas Island. Combined seas 6 to 8 ft dominant period
17 seconds, building to 7 to 10 ft dominant period 16 seconds after
midnight.

SAT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Strongest NW of
San Nicolas Island. Combined seas 7 to 10 ft dominant period
15 seconds.

SAT NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Wind waves
2 to 4 ft. NW swell 6 to 8 ft at 14 seconds.

SUN
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Combined seas 6 to
8 ft dominant period 14 seconds. A slight chance of showers in the
afternoon.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt in the
evening, becoming 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to
4 ft. NW swell 5 to 7 ft at 16 seconds. A chance of showers.

MON
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 6 to
8 ft. A slight chance of showers.

TUE
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 5 to
7 ft.



PZZ650-271630-
East Santa Barbara Channel from Pt. Conception to Pt. Mugu CA
including Santa Cruz Island-
802 PM PST Thu Jan 26 2023

TONIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell
2 to 4 ft at 13 seconds.

FRI
N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. W swell 2 to 4 ft at 16 seconds.

FRI NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with local gusts to 25 kt.
Strongest western portion. Combined seas 5 to 7 ft dominant period
17 seconds.

SAT
N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind
waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 4 to 6 ft at 14 seconds.

SAT NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt in the evening, becoming NW 5 to
10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 5 ft at 14 seconds.

SUN
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt, becoming W 15 to
25 kt with gusts to 30 kt in the afternoon. Combined seas 4 to 6 ft
dominant period 14 seconds. A slight chance of showers.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt in the
evening, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt. Combined seas 4 to 6 ft dominant
period 17 seconds. A slight chance of showers.

MON
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to
5 ft. A slight chance of showers.

TUE
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to
5 ft.



PZZ655-271630-
Inner waters from Point Mugu to San Mateo Pt. CA including Santa
Catalina and Anacapa Islands-
802 PM PST Thu Jan 26 2023

TONIGHT
N winds 15 to 20 kt with local gusts to 25 kt in the
evening, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Strongest western portion. Wind
waves 1 to 3 ft. Mixed swell W 2 ft at 13 seconds and S 2 ft at
15 seconds.

FRI
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W in the afternoon. Wind waves
2 ft or less. Mixed swell W 2 ft at 16 seconds and S 2 ft at
15 seconds.

FRI NIGHT
W winds 10 kt in the evening, becoming E. Wind waves
2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 5 ft at 17 seconds.

SAT
E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 5 ft at
14 seconds.

SAT NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt in the evening, becoming W 5 to
10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 5 ft at 14 seconds.

SUN
W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Combined seas 4 to
6 ft dominant period 14 seconds. A slight chance of showers in the
afternoon.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt in the
evening, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Combined seas 4 to 6 ft dominant
period 16 seconds. A chance of showers.

MON
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to
5 ft. A chance of showers.

TUE
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to
4 ft.



EB/Stewart

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