San Luis Obispo County, California
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Flood Advisory
CAC079-191230-
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/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
San Luis Obispo CA-
1035 PM PST WED JAN 18 2017

The National Weather Service in OXNARD has issued a

* Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for...
San Luis Obispo County in Southwestern California...

* Until 430 AM PST Thursday

* At 1026 PM PST, National Weather Service Doppler radar and
automated rain gauges indicated moderate to heavy rainfall moving
into Western and Northern San Luis Obispo County tonight. Rainfall
rates between one quarter and one half of an inch per hour will
move south and east across the county over the next several hours.
Minor mud and debris flows may occur in the vicinity of the
Chimney Burn area. Otherwise, urban and small stream flooding will
occur in the advisory in the advisory area into early Thursday
morning.

* Some locations that will experience small stream and urban flooding
include...
San Luis Obispo...Paso Robles...Morro Bay...Pismo Beach...
Atascadero...Arroyo Grande...Cambria...Avila Beach and the Chimney
Burn area.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles. Be especially cautious at night when it is
harder to recognize the dangers of flooding.

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.

A Flood Advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.

&&

LAT...LON 3579 12019 3561 12019 3561 12009 3553 12009
3550 12004 3497 12064 3514 12066 3517 12073
3516 12077 3527 12091 3534 12087 3543 12089
3546 12101 3562 12116 3565 12125 3572 12132
3580 12135

$$

Flood Advisory
CAC079-083-191015-
/O.NEW.KLOX.FA.Y.0029.170119T0729Z-170119T1015Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
San Luis Obispo CA-Santa Barbara CA-
1129 PM PST WED JAN 18 2017

The National Weather Service in OXNARD has issued a

* Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for...
Southeastern San Luis Obispo County in southwestern California...
Santa Barbara County in southwestern California...

* Until 215 AM PST

* At 1117 PM PST, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated
moderate to locally heavy rain spreading into southern San Luis
Obispo County and Santa Barbara County. This will cause urban and
small stream flooding in the advisory area. Rainfall rates are
expected to increase to around a quarter to a half inch per hour.
There could be hourly rates up to a half inch per hour with this
band of rain moving into the advisory area. Minor mud and debris
flows may occur in the vicinity of the Canyon, Sherpa and Rey Burn
areas, otherwise, urban and small stream flooding will occur in
the advisory area into early Thursday morning.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...

Santa Barbara...Lompoc...Montecito...Point Conception...
Santa Ynez...Nipomo...Carpinteria...Solvang...Vandenberg Air
Force Base...Orcutt...Gaviota State Park...Isla Vista...
Rincon Point... and Los Alamos.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

A Flood Advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.

&&

LAT...LON 3544 11999 3544 11988 3526 11981 3526 11967
3518 11967 3518 11956 3509 11956 3508 11947
3438 11948 3426 11926 3410 11914 3427 11929
3441 11956 3440 11988 3447 12013 3444 12046
3457 12066 3471 12061 3493 12067 3550 12004

$$

High Surf Advisory
CAZ034-035-191200-
/O.CON.KLOX.SU.Y.0001.170119T1200Z-170125T0500Z/
SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
945 PM PST WED JAN 18 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM THURSDAY TO
9 PM PST TUESDAY...

* SURF...SURF OF 10 TO 15 FEET ON THURSDAY WILL LIKELY BUILD TO
20 TO 30 FEET BY LATE FRIDAY AND SATURDAY. THE SURF WILL
DIMINISH SUNDAY AND MONDAY BUT WILL REMAIN ABOVE HIGH SURF
THRESHOLDS.

* IMPACTS...LARGE AND POWERFUL SURF WITH DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS
AND BREAKING WAVES ON ROCKS AND JETTIES. DAMAGE TO PIERS IS
POSSIBLE ON SATURDAY...AS WELL AS COASTAL FLOODING OF BEACH
PARKING LOTS AND WALKWAYS. MORRO BAY HARBOR WILL HAVE BREAKING
WAVES ACROSS THE ENTRANCE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF AND RIP CURRENTS WILL
MAKE SWIMMING AND ROCK JETTIES DANGEROUS.

REMEMBER...SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT
REMAIN CALM. DON'T FIGHT THE CURRENT. SWIM IN A DIRECTION
FOLLOWING THE SHORELINE. WHEN OUT OF THE CURRENT...SWIM BACK TO
SHORE. IF TIRED...FLOAT OR TREAD WATER UNTIL OUT OF THE RIP
CURRENT. IF UNABLE TO ESCAPE...FACE THE SHORE AND CALL OR WAVE FOR
HELP.

&&

$$

Wind Advisory
CAZ051-052-191200-
/O.CON.KLOX.WI.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-170119T1200Z/
SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY MOUNTAINS-SANTA BARBARA COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BLACK MOUNTAIN...SAN MARCOS PASS...
SAN RAFAEL WILDERNESS AREA...DICK SMITH WILDERNESS AREA
941 PM PST WED JAN 18 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST THURSDAY...

* WINDS AND TIMING...SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO BETWEEN 45 AND 55 MPH ACROSS THE SANTA BARBARA AND SAN
LUIS OBISPO COUNTY MOUNTAINS WILL PERSIST THROUGH LATE TONIGHT.
THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR ACROSS THE SANTA BARBARA COUNTY
MOUNTAINS.

* IMPACTS...GUSTY WINDS WILL MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY
FOR DRIVERS OF HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

WHEN DRIVING...USE EXTRA CAUTION. BE PREPARED FOR SUDDEN GUSTY
CROSS WINDS.

&&

$$

Wind Advisory
CAZ037-038-191200-
/O.CON.KLOX.WI.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-170119T1200Z/
SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY INTERIOR VALLEYS-CUYAMA VALLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PASO ROBLES...ATASCADERO...CUYAMA
941 PM PST WED JAN 18 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST THURSDAY...

* WINDS AND TIMING...SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH WITH
GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH WILL CONTINUE THROUGH LATE TONIGHT. THE
STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR ON THE CARRIZO PLAIN.

* IMPACTS...GUSTY WINDS WILL MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY
FOR DRIVERS OF HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. MAJOR ROADWAYS THAT COULD
BE AFFECTED INCLUDE HIGHWAYS 101...AND STATE ROUTES 41...46...
58...AND 166.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

WHEN DRIVING...USE EXTRA CAUTION. BE PREPARED FOR SUDDEN GUSTY
CROSS WINDS.

&&

$$

Wind Advisory
CAZ034>036-191200-
/O.CON.KLOX.WI.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-170119T1200Z/
SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-SANTA YNEZ VALLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SAN LUIS OBISPO...PISMO BEACH...
MORRO BAY...CAMBRIA...SAN SIMEON...SANTA MARIA...LOMPOC...
VANDENBERG...SOLVANG...SANTA YNEZ
941 PM PST WED JAN 18 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST THURSDAY...

* WINDS AND TIMING...SOUTHEAST TO SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO BETWEEN 35 AND 45 MPH WILL PERSIST THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT.

* IMPACTS...GUSTY WINDS WILL MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY
FOR DRIVERS OF HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. MAJOR ROADWAYS THAT
COULD BE AFFECTED INCLUDE HIGHWAYS 1 AND 101...AND STATE
ROUTES 154 AND 246.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

WHEN DRIVING...USE EXTRA CAUTION. BE PREPARED FOR SUDDEN GUSTY
CROSS WINDS.

&&

$$

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