Latest Marine Weather Warning by KLOX
Issued 5/24/2013 8:44 AM US/Pacific.
Valid through 5/25/2013 10:30 AM US/Pacific.
whus76 klox 250923
east santa barbara channel from pt. conception to pt. mugu ca
including santa cruz island-
223 am pdt sat may 25 2013
...gale watch in effect from sunday afternoon through late monday
the national weather service in los angeles/oxnard has issued a
gale watch...which is in effect from sunday afternoon through
late monday night.
* winds...northwest winds 15 to 25 kt are expected to develop
across western sections of the channel sunday afternoon and
continue through monday. gusts to 35 kt will be possible sunday
afternoon through monday night.
a gale watch is issued when the risk of gale force winds of 34 to
47 knots has significantly increased...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.
Latest Marine Weather Warning by KMTR
Issued 5/23/2013 9:05 AM US/Pacific.
Valid through 5/25/2013 11:15 AM US/Pacific.
whus76 kmtr 251005
point pinos to point piedras blancas to 10 nm-
305 am pdt sat may 25 2013
...small craft advisory remains in effect until 3 am pdt sunday...
a small craft advisory remains in effect until 3 am pdt sunday.
* winds: northwest winds 15 to 25 knots continue through early
* seas: steep fresh swell through early sunday morning.
a small craft advisory means that wind speeds of 21 to 33 knots
are expected to produce hazardous wave conditions to small craft.
inexperienced mariners... especially those operating smaller
vessels should avoid navigating in these conditions.