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Flash Flood Watch
CAZ043-048-050-055>058-065-552-554-210300-
/O.CON.KSGX.FF.A.0001.000000T0000Z-170121T0300Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
SAN DIEGO COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-
SAN BERNARDINO AND RIVERSIDE COUNTY VALLEYS-THE INLAND EMPIRE-
SAN DIEGO COUNTY VALLEYS-SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
RIVERSIDE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-SANTA ANA MOUNTAINS AND FOOTHILLS-
SAN DIEGO COUNTY MOUNTAINS-SAN GORGONIO PASS NEAR BANNING-
ORANGE COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-ORANGE COUNTY INLAND AREAS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...OCEANSIDE...VISTA...CARLSBAD...
ENCINITAS...CHULA VISTA...NATIONAL CITY...SAN DIEGO...RIVERSIDE...
SAN BERNARDINO...ONTARIO...MORENO VALLEY...FONTANA...
RANCHO CUCAMONGA...CORONA...ESCONDIDO...EL CAJON...SAN MARCOS...
LA MESA...SANTEE...POWAY...CRESTLINE...LAKE ARROWHEAD...
BIG BEAR CITY...BIG BEAR LAKE...RUNNING SPRINGS...WRIGHTWOOD...
IDYLLWILD-PINE COVE...JULIAN...PINE VALLEY...BANNING...
DESERT HOT SPRINGS...HUNTINGTON BEACH...COSTA MESA...
NEWPORT BEACH...LAGUNA BEACH...SAN CLEMENTE...SANTA ANA...
ANAHEIM...GARDEN GROVE...IRVINE...ORANGE...FULLERTON...
MISSION VIEJO
158 PM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM PST THIS
EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA...SOUTHWEST CALIFORNIA AND
SOUTHWESTS CALIFORNIA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN
SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA...SAN BERNARDINO AND RIVERSIDE COUNTY
VALLEYS-THE INLAND EMPIRE. IN SOUTHWEST CALIFORNIA...ORANGE
COUNTY COASTAL AREAS...ORANGE COUNTY INLAND AREAS...SAN
BERNARDINO COUNTY MOUNTAINS...SAN DIEGO COUNTY COASTAL AREAS...
SAN DIEGO COUNTY MOUNTAINS...SAN DIEGO COUNTY VALLEYS...SAN
GORGONIO PASS NEAR BANNING AND SANTA ANA MOUNTAINS AND
FOOTHILLS. IN SOUTHWESTS CALIFORNIA...RIVERSIDE COUNTY
MOUNTAINS.

* UNTIL 7 PM PST THIS EVENING

* HEAVY SHOWERS AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL LIKELY OCCUR
LATE THIS MORNING THROUGH EARLY EVENING...WITH POSSIBLE
RAINFALL RATES AT OR EXCEEDING 1 INCH PER HOUR. THIS WILL
INCREASE THE CHANCES FOR FLASH FLOODING. ALSO...HEAVY RAINS
OVER RECENT BURN SCARS COULD RESULT IN DEBRIS FLOWS AND
MUDSLIDES.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

$$

Flood Advisory
CAC059-065-073-210030-
/O.EXT.KSGX.FA.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-170121T0030Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Orange CA-Riverside CA-San Diego CA-
103 PM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

The National Weather Service in San Diego has issued a

* Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for...
Orange County in southwestern California...
Riverside County in southern California...
Northwestern San Diego County in southwestern California...

* Until 430 PM PST

* At 102 PM PST, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated
heavy rain which will likely cause urban and small stream flooding
in the advisory area. Up to one inch of rain has already fallen.

* Some locations that will likely experience flooding include...
Anaheim, Santa Ana, Irvine, Garden Grove, Orange, Costa Mesa,
Mission Viejo, Tustin, San Clemente, Laguna Beach, northern Camp
Pendleton, Murrieta, Westminster, Laguna Niguel, Fountain Valley,
Rancho Santa Margarita, Aliso Viejo, San Juan Capistrano, Laguna
Woods and Las Flores.

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

Move away from recently burned areas. In particular the Silverado
burn scar. The heavy rains will likely trigger rockslides, mudslides
and debris flows in steep terrain, especially in and around these
areas.

&&

LAT...LON 3374 11800 3387 11770 3367 11743 3344 11723
3338 11759 3365 11782

$$

Flood Advisory
CAC059-065-071-210115-
/O.EXT.KSGX.FA.Y.0011.000000T0000Z-170121T0115Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Orange CA-San Bernardino CA-Riverside CA-
322 PM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

The National Weather Service in San Diego has issued a

* Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for...
Northwestern Orange County in southwestern California...
San Bernardino County in southern California...
Riverside County in southern California...

* Until 515 PM PST

* At 321 PM PST, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated
heavy rain which will continue to cause urban and small stream
flooding in the advisory area.

* Some locations that will likely experience flooding include...
Anaheim, Riverside, Garden Grove, Ontario, Corona, Orange,
Fullerton, Chino, Yorba Linda, Buena Park, Chino Hills, Upland,
Perris, La Habra, Placentia, Stanton, Montclair, Norco, Woodcrest
and Lake Mathews.

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

Do not drive your vehicle into areas where the water covers the
roadway. The water depth may be too great to allow your car to cross
safely. Move to higher ground.

&&

LAT...LON 3395 11792 3395 11779 3398 11780 3400 11779
3401 11777 3402 11777 3402 11773 3414 11769
3404 11762 3402 11753 3403 11729 3383 11728
3380 11760 3388 11770 3377 11795 3384 11804

$$

High Surf Warning
CAZ043-552-210000-
/O.NEW.KSGX.BH.S.0003.170120T1900Z-170121T0400Z/
/O.CON.KSGX.SU.W.0001.000000T0000Z-170125T0600Z/
SAN DIEGO COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-ORANGE COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-
756 AM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

...HIGH SURF WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST TUESDAY...
...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM PST THIS MORNING
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN DIEGO HAS ISSUED A BEACH
HAZARDS STATEMENT FOR POTENTIAL LIGHTING AT THE BEACHES...WHICH
IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM PST THIS MORNING THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* CHANGES SINCE LAST ISSUANCE...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT ISSUED FOR
A LIGHTHING THREAT AT THE BEACHES.

* SURF...SURF INCREASING TO 8 TO 12 FT WITH SETS TO 16 FEET
TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY. SURF SUBSIDING SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY
TO 6 TO 9 FT WITH SETS TO 12 FT. SURF WILL LIKELY DIMINISH
BELOW HIGH SURF THRESHOLDS BY WEDNESDAY.

* TIMING FOR BEACH LIGHTNING...LATE MORNING THROUGH EARLY EVENING.

* TIDES...HIGHEST TIDE WILL BE 4.6 FT AT 435 AM SATURDAY...4.8 FT
AT 520 AM SUNDAY...5.1 FT AT 559 AM MONDAY...AND 5.4 FT AT 634
AM TUESDAY.

* IMPACTS...COASTAL FLOODING AND BEACH EROSION. DAMAGE TO COASTAL
STRUCTURES SUCH AS PIERS. STRONG RIP CURRENTS AND DANGEROUS
SWIMMING CONDITIONS. LARGE WAVES CAN WASH PEOPLE OFF JETTIES AND
ROCKS. DEADLY CLOUD-TO-WATER AND CLOUD-TO-GROUND LIGHTNING
POSSIBLE RESULTING IN A THREAT TO BEACH GOERS AND SWIMMERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF WARNING INDICATES THAT DANGEROUS...BATTERING WAVE
WILL POUND THE SHORELINE. THIS WILL RESULT IN VERY DANGEROUS
SWIMMING CONDITIONS...AND DEADLY RIP CURRENTS.

A BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT FOR BEACH LIGHTNING MEANS THAT THERE IS
THE POTENTIAL FOR CLOUD TO GROUND OR CLOUD TO WATER LIGHTNING
STRIKES WHICH COULD RESULT IN INJURY OR DEATH. MOVE INDOORS UNTIL
THE STORM PASSES AND STAY AWAY FROM METAL OBJECTS.

&&

$$

High Wind Warning
CAZ043-048-050-057-552-554-210600-
/O.CON.KSGX.HW.W.0001.000000T0000Z-170121T0600Z/
SAN DIEGO COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-
SAN BERNARDINO AND RIVERSIDE COUNTY VALLEYS-THE INLAND EMPIRE-
SAN DIEGO COUNTY VALLEYS-SANTA ANA MOUNTAINS AND FOOTHILLS-
ORANGE COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-ORANGE COUNTY INLAND AREAS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...VISTA...CARLSBAD...ENCINITAS...
CHULA VISTA...NATIONAL CITY...SAN DIEGO...RIVERSIDE...
SAN BERNARDINO...ONTARIO...MORENO VALLEY...FONTANA...
RANCHO CUCAMONGA...CORONA...ESCONDIDO...EL CAJON...SAN MARCOS...
LA MESA...SANTEE...POWAY...HUNTINGTON BEACH...COSTA MESA...
SANTA ANA...ANAHEIM...GARDEN GROVE...IRVINE...ORANGE...
FULLERTON...MISSION VIEJO
156 PM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS...WEST TO SOUTHWEST 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS OF 50 MPH AND
LOCAL GUSTS TO 60 MPH.

* TIMING...THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* LOCATION...ORANGE COUNTY...SAN DIEGO COUNTY COAST AND
VALLEYS...THE INLAND EMPIRE...AND THE SANTA ANA MOUNTAINS AND
FOOTHILLS.

* IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS COULD TOPPLE TREES AND POWER LINES AND
MAKE FOR HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS FOR HIGH PROFILE
VEHICLES. TREE LIMBS AND OTHER DEBRIS MAY FALL ONTO ROADWAYS.
STRUCTURAL DAMAGE POSSIBLE.

* OUTLOOK...WINDS WILL WEAKEN TONIGHT BUT STILL BE BLUSTERY...
ESPECIALLY AT THE IMMEDIATE COAST. WINDS MAY BECOME STRONG
AGAIN LATE SUNDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WARNING MEANS A HAZARDOUS HIGH WIND EVENT IS EXPECTED
OR OCCURRING. SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH OR GUSTS
OF 58 MPH OR MORE CAN LEAD TO PROPERTY DAMAGE.

&&

$$

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