SANTA BARBARA County, California
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Dense Fog Advisory
CAZ034>036-201600-
/O.NEW.KLOX.FG.Y.0021.140420T1026Z-140420T1600Z/
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...SANTA YNEZ...SOLVANG
326 AM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PDT THIS MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LOS ANGELES/OXNARD HAS ISSUED A
DENSE FOG ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PDT THIS
MORNING.

* VISIBILITIES...ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS.

* TIMING...THROUGH 900 AM PDT.

* IMPACTS...MOTORISTS WILL LIKELY SEE DENSE FOG ON HIGHWAYS 1 AND
101 AS WELL AS RURAL ROADS AND CITY STREETS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

WHEN DRIVING...REDUCE SPEEDS AND INCREASE FOLLOWING DISTANCE. USE
LOW BEAM HEADLIGHTS...AND ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO REACH YOUR
DESTINATION.

&&

$$

High Surf Advisory
CAZ034-035-201130-
/O.NEW.KLOX.SU.Y.0012.140420T2200Z-140421T1600Z/
SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
821 PM PDT SAT APR 19 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM SUNDAY TO 9 AM PDT
MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LOS ANGELES/OXNARD HAS ISSUED A
HIGH SURF ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM SUNDAY TO 9 AM
PDT MONDAY.

* SURF AND TIMING...SURF WILL BUILD SUNDAY AFTERNOON...PEAKING AT
10 TO 12 FEET FROM LATE AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT ON WEST AND
NORTHWEST FACING BEACHES.

* IMPACTS...HIGH SURF WILL CREATE STRONG AND DANGEROUS RIP
CURRENTS IN THE SURF ZONE AS WELL AS WAVES THAT CAN SUDDENLY
WASH PEOPLE OFF OF BEACHES AND ROCKS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN
THE ADVISORY AREA...PRODUCING RIP CURRENTS AND LOCALIZED BEACH
EROSION.

REMEMBER...IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...SWIM PARALLEL TO SHORE
UNTIL YOU ARE FREE OF THE POWERFUL CURRENT. ALWAYS SWIM NEAR A
LIFEGUARD.

&&

$$

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