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California, Santa Barbara County South Coast

Wind Advisory

Statement as of 8:53 PM PST on January 19, 2018

Expires 1:00 AM EST on January 21, 2018


... Wind Advisory now in effect until 10 PM PST Saturday...

* winds... northwest to north winds 15 to 30 mph with gusts to 45
mph will continue at times through Saturday evening.

* Impacts... gusty winds will make driving difficult, especially
for high profile profile vehicles. This includes highways 101,
154 and 192... as well as the Gaviota and San Marcos passes.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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





Beach Hazard Statement

Statement as of 7:24 PM PST on January 19, 2018


... Beach hazards statement remains in effect through Saturday
evening...

* hazards... surf of 3 to 5 feet is expected on west facing
beaches through Saturday evening. Local sets to 6 feet are
possible near Rincon Point.

* Impacts... there is an increased risk for drowning. Rip
currents can pull swimmers and surfers out to sea. Large
breaking waves can wash people off beaches and rocks... and
capsize small boats near shore.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A beach hazards statement is issued when threats such as rip
currents... longshore currents... sneaker waves and other hazards
create life-threatening conditions in the surf zone. Swim near a
lifeguard. If caught in a rip current, relax and float. Don't
swim against the current. If able, swim in a direction following
the shoreline. If unable to escape, face the shore and call or
wave for help.




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California - High Surf Warning , High Surf Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Freeze Watch , Beach Hazard Statement , Special Statement
Colorado - Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
Connecticut - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning
Florida - Freeze Warning , Frost Advisory
Guam - Coastal Hazard Statement
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory , Record Report
Idaho - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Illinois -
Indiana - Flood Warning
Iowa - Winter Storm Watch
Kansas - Winter Storm Watch
Louisiana - Storm Surge Warning, Tropical Storm Warning
Michigan - Special Statement
Minnesota - Winter Storm Watch , Record Report
Missouri -
Montana - Winter Storm Warning , Record Report
Nebraska - Winter Storm Watch
Nevada - Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
New Mexico - High Wind Watch , Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Fire Weather Watch
New York - Areal Flood Warning
North Carolina - Special Statement , Record Report
Oklahoma - Fire Weather Watch
Oregon - High Surf Advisory , High Wind Watch
Pennsylvania - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch
Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement
South Dakota - Winter Storm Watch
Texas - Tropical Storm Warning , Storm Surge Watch, Tropical Storm Warning , High Wind Watch , Wind Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Fire Weather Watch , Record Report
Utah - Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
Virgin Islands - Coastal Hazard Statement
Virginia - Special Statement
Washington - High Wind Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch
Wisconsin - Winter Storm Watch
Wyoming - Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Special Statement , Record Report

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