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Weather Alerts: Santa Barbara County, California
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High Surf Advisory
CAZ034-035-201400-
/O.CON.KLOX.SU.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-170222T0000Z/
SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
958 PM PST SUN FEB 19 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST TUESDAY...

* SURF...HIGH SURF OF 10 TO 15 FEET WILL DIMINISH SOME INTO MONDAY
MORNING. HIGH SURF OF AROUND 9 TO 12 FEET WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON. HIGH SURF IS EXPECTED TO GO UP SLIGHTLY BY
TUESDAY NIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY. THE HIGH SURF ADVISORY WILL LIKELY
NEED TO BE EXTENDED FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

* 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.

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.

&&

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Wind Advisory
CAZ037-051-052-201345-
/O.EXT.KLOX.WI.Y.0018.170220T1000Z-170221T1400Z/
San Luis Obispo County Interior Valleys-
San Luis Obispo County Mountains-Santa Barbara County Mountains-
Including the cities of Paso Robles, Atascadero, Black Mountain,
San Marcos Pass, San Rafael Wilderness Area,
and Dick Smith Wilderness Area
933 PM PST Sun Feb 19 2017

...WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM MONDAY TO 6 AM PST
TUESDAY...

* WINDS..South to southwest winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts 40 to
50 mph.

* IMPACTS...The combination of gusty winds and very wet soils
will result in an increased threat of downed trees.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

Wind Advisory
CAZ034-035-201345-
/O.EXT.KLOX.WI.Y.0018.170220T1000Z-170221T1400Z/
San Luis Obispo County Central Coast-
Santa Barbara County Central Coast-
Including the cities of San Luis Obispo, Pismo Beach, Morro Bay,
Cambria, San Simeon, Santa Maria, Lompoc, and Vandenberg
933 PM PST Sun Feb 19 2017

...WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM MONDAY TO 6 AM PST
TUESDAY...

* WINDS...south to southeast winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 40
mph.

* IMPACTS...The combination of gusty winds and very wet soils
will result in an increased threat of downed trees.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

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