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Marine Forecast:

east santa barbara channel from pt. Conception to pt. Mugu ca including santa cruz island-

1000 PM PST SUN FEB 18 2018

...gale warning in effect through monday evening...

TONIGHT

Western portion, northwest winds 25 to 35 kt. Eastern portion, west winds 15 to 25 kt. Combined seas 5 to 7 ft dominant period 6 seconds, building to 7 to 9 ft dominant period 7 seconds after midnight.

MONDAY

Northwest winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt, becoming 20 to 30 kt with gusts to 35 kt by the afternoon. Strongest western portion. combined seas 7 to 10 ft dominant period 8 seconds. Slight chance of showers.

MONDAY NIGHT

Northwest winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts to 35 kt, becoming 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Strongest western portion. Combined seas 7 to 10 ft dominant period 8 seconds, subsiding to 5 to 7 ft after midnight.

TUESDAY

Northwest winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. West swell 4 to 6 ft at 12 seconds.

TUESDAY NIGHT

Northwest winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming northeast 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. West swell 2 to 4 ft at 11 seconds.

WEDNESDAY

N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming west in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. West swell 2 to 3 ft at 13 seconds.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT

Northwest winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. West swell 2 to 3 ft.

THURSDAY

Northwest winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Combined seas 2 to 4 ft.

FRIDAY

Northwest winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Combined seas 2 to 4 ft. $$

847 PM PST SUN FEB 18 2018

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 1040 mb high was centered 900 nm west of seattle, while a 996 mb low was over utah. this low will move little through monday while the high builds closer to the coast. Gale force winds are likely over much of the waters by monday, with dangerous sea conditions everywhere. Improving conditions expected later tuesday and wednesday. $$