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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
243 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

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

PZZ676-251700-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
243 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. STRONGEST NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. COMBINED SEAS
7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 10 TO 13 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT.
ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 13 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS TO 35 KT. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT BECOMING N 10 TO
15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
13 SECONDS... SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
ELSEWHERE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT
BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 15 TO
20 KT BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO
10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
5 TO 7 FT.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
243 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

PZZ670-673-676-252200-
/O.NEW.KLOX.SC.Y.0126.141026T0400Z-141026T2200Z/
/O.NEW.KLOX.GL.A.0018.141026T2200Z-141027T1000Z/
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO
60 NM OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
243 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO 3 PM
PDT SUNDAY...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LOS ANGELES/OXNARD HAS ISSUED A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING
TO 3 PM PDT SUNDAY. A GALE WATCH HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED. THIS GALE
WATCH IS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT.

* TIMING...NORTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND
  REMAIN AT GALE FORCE THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT.

* SEAS...SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 13 FEET SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT.

SEE THE COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWFLOX) FOR MORE DETAILS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT HAZARDOUS SEA CONDITIONS WILL
EXIST FOR SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE
OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN HAZARDOUS GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS ARE PROBABLE IN THE NEAR FUTURE...BUT THE SPECIFIC
TIMING AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO
PROVIDE ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO
CONSIDER ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$


Gale Watch


COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
243 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

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

PZZ676-251700-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
243 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. STRONGEST NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. COMBINED SEAS
7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 10 TO 13 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT.
ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 13 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS TO 35 KT. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT BECOMING N 10 TO
15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
13 SECONDS... SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
ELSEWHERE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT
BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 15 TO
20 KT BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO
10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
5 TO 7 FT.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
243 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

PZZ670-673-676-252200-
/O.NEW.KLOX.SC.Y.0126.141026T0400Z-141026T2200Z/
/O.NEW.KLOX.GL.A.0018.141026T2200Z-141027T1000Z/
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO
60 NM OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
243 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO 3 PM
PDT SUNDAY...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LOS ANGELES/OXNARD HAS ISSUED A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING
TO 3 PM PDT SUNDAY. A GALE WATCH HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED. THIS GALE
WATCH IS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT.

* TIMING...NORTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND
  REMAIN AT GALE FORCE THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT.

* SEAS...SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 13 FEET SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT.

SEE THE COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWFLOX) FOR MORE DETAILS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT HAZARDOUS SEA CONDITIONS WILL
EXIST FOR SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE
OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN HAZARDOUS GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS ARE PROBABLE IN THE NEAR FUTURE...BUT THE SPECIFIC
TIMING AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO
PROVIDE ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO
CONSIDER ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

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