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Flash Flood Watch
CAZ043-050-058-061-062-240600-
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SAN DIEGO COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-SAN DIEGO COUNTY VALLEYS-
SAN DIEGO COUNTY MOUNTAINS-COACHELLA VALLEY-
SAN DIEGO COUNTY DESERTS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...OCEANSIDE...VISTA...CARLSBAD...
ENCINITAS...CHULA VISTA...NATIONAL CITY...SAN DIEGO...ESCONDIDO...
EL CAJON...SAN MARCOS...LA MESA...SANTEE...POWAY...JULIAN...
PINE VALLEY...INDIO...PALM SPRINGS...CATHEDRAL CITY...
PALM DESERT...PALM DESERT COUNTRY...LA QUINTA...COACHELLA...
BORREGO SPRINGS
158 PM PST MON JAN 23 2017

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS
EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* A PORTION OF SOUTHWEST CALIFORNIA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING
AREAS...COACHELLA VALLEY...SAN DIEGO COUNTY COASTAL AREAS...
SAN DIEGO COUNTY DESERTS...SAN DIEGO COUNTY MOUNTAINS AND SAN
DIEGO COUNTY VALLEYS.

* UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS EVENING

* SOILS ARE NEARLY SATURATED FROM RECENT HEAVY RAINFALL. ANY
SHOWER WOULD HAVE A GREATER POTENTIAL TO CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL
STREAM FLOODING AND ISOLATED FLASH FLOODING.

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.

&&

$$
Flash Flood Watch
CAZ048-055>057-060-065-552-554-240600-
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SAN BERNARDINO AND RIVERSIDE COUNTY VALLEYS-THE INLAND EMPIRE-
SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY MOUNTAINS-RIVERSIDE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
SANTA ANA MOUNTAINS AND FOOTHILLS-APPLE AND LUCERNE VALLEYS-
SAN GORGONIO PASS NEAR BANNING-ORANGE COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-
ORANGE COUNTY INLAND AREAS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RIVERSIDE...SAN BERNARDINO...ONTARIO...
MORENO VALLEY...FONTANA...RANCHO CUCAMONGA...CORONA...CRESTLINE...
LAKE ARROWHEAD...BIG BEAR CITY...BIG BEAR LAKE...
RUNNING SPRINGS...WRIGHTWOOD...IDYLLWILD-PINE COVE...
VICTORVILLE...HESPERIA...APPLE VALLEY...LUCERNE 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 MON JAN 23 2017

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS
EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* A PORTION OF SOUTHWEST CALIFORNIA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING
AREAS...APPLE AND LUCERNE VALLEYS...ORANGE COUNTY COASTAL
AREAS...ORANGE COUNTY INLAND AREAS...RIVERSIDE COUNTY
MOUNTAINS...SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY MOUNTAINS...SAN BERNARDINO
AND RIVERSIDE COUNTY VALLEYS-THE INLAND EMPIRE...SAN GORGONIO
PASS NEAR BANNING AND SANTA ANA MOUNTAINS AND FOOTHILLS.

* UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS EVENING

* SOILS ARE NEARLY SATURATED FROM RECENT HEAVY RAINFALL. SHOWERS
WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THIS EVENING WITH BRIEF HEAVY RAINFALL.
BANDS OF SHOWERS...STRONGER SHOWERS WITH HEAVIER RAINFALL...AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS HAVE GREATER POTENTIAL TO CAUSE URBAN AND
SMALL STREAM FLOODING AND ISOLATED FLASH FLOODING. HEAVY
RAINFALL OVER RECENT BURN SCARS COULD RESULT IN DEBRIS FLOWS AND
MUD SLIDES.

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.

&&

$$

High Surf Advisory
CAZ043-552-240600-
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SAN DIEGO COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-ORANGE COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-
123 PM PST MON JAN 23 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PST WEDNESDAY...
...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM PST THIS
EVENING...
...HIGH SURF WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN DIEGO HAS ISSUED A HIGH SURF
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PST WEDNESDAY. THE HIGH
SURF WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

* CHANGES SINCE LAST ISSUANCE...HIGH SURF WARNING DOWNGRADED TO A
HIGH SURF ADVISORY. SURF HEIGHTS HAVE LOWERED AND THE SWELL AND
SURF WILL REMAIN STEADY AT HEIGHTS BELOW WARNING LEVELS THROUGH
TUESDAY.

* SURF...6 TO 9 FEET WITH SETS TO 10 FT THROUGH TUESDAY...LOWERING
TO 5 TO 7 FEET WEDNESDAY MORNING...THEN BELOW 7 FEET BY
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON. HIGHEST SURF SOUTH OF CARLSBAD.

* TIMING FOR LIGHTNING...THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE AT THE
BEACHES THIS MORNING THROUGH AT LEAST EARLY EVENING.
THUNDERSTORMS IN THIS WEATHER PATTERN CAN DEVELOP AT A MOMENTS
NOTICE.

* TIDES...5.4 FT AT 634 AM TUESDAY.

* IMPACTS...DEADLY CLOUD-TO-WATER AND CLOUD-TO-GROUND LIGHTNING.
STRONG RIP CURRENTS AND DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS. LARGE
WAVES CAN WASH PEOPLE OFF JETTIES 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.

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.

&&

$$

Winter Storm Warning
CAZ058-240600-
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SAN DIEGO COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...JULIAN...PINE VALLEY
548 PM PST MON JAN 23 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS
EVENING...

* SNOW LEVELS...3500 TO 4000 FEET.

* WINDS...AREAS OF SOUTHWEST TO WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO 55 MPH WITH STRONGEST WINDS NEAR MOUNTAIN RIDGE TOPS
AND ALONG DESERT SLOPES.

* SNOW...PERIODS OF SNOW SHOWERS..SOME HEAVY.

* ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...1 TO 3 INCHES.

* VISIBILITY...NEAR ZERO AT TIMES IN SNOW...BLOWING SNOW...AND
FOG.

* IMPACTS...RESIDENTS AND TRAVELERS INTO THE MOUNTAINS SHOULD BE
PREPARED FOR HAZARDOUS WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS AND POSSIBLE
ROAD CLOSURES. IF POSSIBLE...CARRY CHAINS AND TAKE EXTRA FOOD
AND CLOTHING.

* OUTLOOK...SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE AT TIMES FOR TONIGHT AND
TUESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF
SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN
AN EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$

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