Santa Barbara County, California
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Weather Alerts: Santa Barbara County, California
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High Surf Advisory
CAZ034-035-290300-
/O.CON.KLOX.SU.Y.0009.000000T0000Z-170329T2100Z/
SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
1151 AM PDT TUE MAR 28 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM PDT
WEDNESDAY...

* SURF...10-13 FEET.

* IMPACTS...LARGE WAVES AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS WILL INCREASE
THE RISK OF OCEAN DROWNING FOR SWIMMERS AND SURFERS. LARGE
BREAKING WAVES CAN CAUSE INJURY... WASH PEOPLE OFF BEACHES AND
ROCKS... AND CAPSIZE SMALL BOATS NEARSHORE.

* LOCATIONS...WEST AND NORTHWEST FACING BEACHES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN
THE ADVISORY AREA...PRODUCING LOCALIZED BEACH EROSION AND
DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

Wind Advisory
CAZ039-052-290530-
/O.NEW.KLOX.WI.Y.0028.170328T2300Z-170329T1000Z/
Santa Barbara County South Coast-Santa Barbara County Mountains-
Including the cities of Santa Barbara, Montecito, Carpinteria,
San Marcos Pass, San Rafael Wilderness Area,
and Dick Smith Wilderness Area
217 PM PDT Tue Mar 28 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT WEDNESDAY...

The National Weather Service in Los Angeles/Oxnard has issued a
Wind Advisory, which is in effect until 3 AM PDT Wednesday.

* Winds and Timing...Areas of north to northeast winds 20 to 30
mph with gusts 35 to to 45 mph can be expected through late
tonight. Winds will be strongest below and through passes and
canyons.

* Impacts...Cross winds can make driving difficult, especially
for drivers of high profile vehicles and vehicles towing
trailers. The strong winds will likely impact travel across
portions of highways 101 and 154.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

When driving, use extra caution. Be prepared for sudden gusty
cross winds.

&&

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