Santa Barbara County Mountains Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Wind Advisory
Statement as of 6:38 PM PDT on August 03, 2015

... Wind Advisory in effect until 3 am PDT Tuesday...

The National Weather Service in Los Angeles/Oxnard has issued a
Wind Advisory... which is in effect until 3 am PDT Tuesday.

* Timing... strongest winds will be this evening.

* Winds... areas of northwest to north winds 20 to 30 mph with
local gusts up to 45 mph. Strongest winds western
portions... especially near Gaviota and Refugio.

* Impacts... major roadways that could be affected include Highway
101... especially between Goleta and Gaviota... as well as Highway
154 near San Marcos Pass.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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



Gomberg/jld



Record Report
Statement as of 6:27 PM PDT on August 03, 2015

... Record high temperature set at Santa Barbara Airport CA...

a record high temperature of 86 degrees was set at Santa Barbara Airport CA today.
This breaks the old record of 82 set in 1945.



Public Information Statement
Statement as of 9:57 PM PDT on August 3, 2015

... Wind reports past 3 hours ...

... Santa Barbara County...
Point Arguello ( 8 ese) 33 mph 0857 PM 08/03 29 ft
Gaviota 32 mph 0938 PM 08/03 147 ft
Lompoc (4 ssw) 32 mph 0910 PM 08/03 1528 ft
Santa Barbara Island 42 mph 0913 PM 08/03 359 ft
4 N Goleta 27 mph 0930 PM 08/03 2100 ft
Refugio 52 mph 0906 PM 08/03 1465 ft
San Marcos Pass 37 mph 0906 PM 08/03 1491 ft


observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposure. Not all data listed are considered official.


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