San Luis Obispo County Interior Valleys Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Small Craft Advisory, Gale Warning
Issued: 2:10 PM PST Jan. 19, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Small Craft Advisory remains in effect until 3 am PST Friday...
... Gale Warning remains in effect from 3 am to 9 PM PST Friday...

* winds... south to west winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 35 kt are
expected when winds are strongest.

* Seas... combined seas of 18 to 20 feet with periods around 17 seconds
are expected when waves are largest.

See the coastal waters forecast (cwflox) for more details.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Gale Warning means winds of 34 to 47 knots are imminent or
occuring. Operating a vessel in gale conditions requires
experience and properly equipped vessels. It is highly
recommended that mariners without the proper experience seek safe
Harbor prior to the onset of gale conditions.

A Small Craft Advisory means that hazardous sea conditions will
exist for small craft. Inexperienced mariners... especially those
operating smaller vessels should avoid navigating in these
conditions.






Public Information Statement
Issued: 7:07 AM PST Jan. 19, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Wind reports...

Location speed time/date elevation (ft.)

... Other nearby areas...
San Clemente Island RAWS 28 mph 0530 am 01/19 700

... Ventura County mountains...
ozena 27 mph 1222 am 01/19 3690

... Ventura County coastal valleys...
Boney Mountain 29 mph 0335 am 01/19 1714
South Mountain 29 mph 0410 am 01/19 2350
Wiley Ridge 26 mph 0649 am 01/19 1645

... Ventura County coast...
Point Mugu NAS 29 mph 0331 am 01/19 13

... Santa Ynez Valley...
Santa Ynez 33 mph 0210 am 01/19 600
Santa Ynez apt. 29 mph 1035 PM 01/18 671
Sedgwick Reserve, Santa Ynez 25 mph 0710 PM 01/18 1153

... Santa Monica Mountains recreational area...
Saddle Peak 38 mph 0142 am 01/19 2450
Topanga 29 mph 0357 am 01/19 1600
Malibu Hills 25 mph 0156 am 01/19 1575

... Santa Cruz and anacapa islands...
Santa Cruz Island central 45 mph 0235 am 01/19 75
central Santa Cruz Island 45 mph 0220 am 01/19 1335
Santa Cruz Island-main ranch 33 mph 0122 am 01/19 2484
Anacapa Island 30 mph 0323 am 01/19 276

... Santa Clarita valley...
Newhall Pass 32 mph 1256 am 01/19 2134

... Santa Barbara County South Coast...
Gaviota State Park 31 mph 0930 PM 01/18 87
Gaviota (1 e) 31 mph 1000 PM 01/18 991
Gaviota 30 mph 1008 PM 01/18 147
Santa Barbara apt. 26 mph 0953 PM 01/18 9
San Marcos Pass RAWS 25 mph 0206 am 01/19 1491
Santa Barbara botanic garden 25 mph 0224 am 01/19 752

... Santa Barbara County mountains...
La Cumbre Peak 43 mph 1014 PM 01/18 3950
Tepusquet 39 mph 1206 am 01/19 3200
Figueroa Mountain 32 mph 0935 PM 01/18 3183
4 N Goleta 24 mph 0115 am 01/19 2100

... Santa Barbara County central coast...
Point Arguello cman 53 mph 0900 PM 01/18 105
Lompoc (first presbyterian c 48 mph 0925 PM 01/18 492
Lompoc Hills 48 mph 1025 PM 01/18 1528
Vandenberg hills 36 mph 0922 PM 01/18 1017
Vandenberg AFB 35 mph 0903 PM 01/18 369
Santa Maria apt. 32 mph 0123 am 01/19 242
Vandenberg Village 29 mph 0844 PM 01/18 383
Vandenberg (portable) 27 mph 0934 PM 01/18 64
5 se Santa Maria 24 mph 0852 PM 01/18 724

... San Miguel and Santa Rosa islands...
Santa Rosa Island 54 mph 0113 am 01/19 1284

... San Luis Obispo County mountains...
Carrizo 42 mph 1000 PM 01/18 2490
Branch Mountain 34 mph 1135 PM 01/18 3770
8 SSW Black Mountain 24 mph 1001 PM 01/18 984
Stubblefield 24 mph 0200 am 01/19 2995

... San Luis Obispo County interior valleys...
3 NNW Santa Margarita 33 mph 1131 PM 01/18 997
Paso Robles apt 31 mph 1220 am 01/19 810
La Panza 31 mph 1254 am 01/19 1633
Shandon (8 e) 26 mph 0100 am 01/19 2333
3 WNW Atascadero 25 mph 1209 am 01/19 1325

... San Luis Obispo County central coast...
pt. Piedras Blancas 39 mph 0942 PM 01/18 46
Cambria (white rock cnsrv AR 36 mph 1200 am 01/19 60
Cambria 34 mph 1245 am 01/19 228
Nipomo 31 mph 1200 am 01/19 164
Cambria 30 mph 1203 am 01/19 259
Port San Luis nos 29 mph 0136 am 01/19 523
Avila Beach, cal poly pier 25 mph 0117 am 01/19 0
Baywood-Los Osos 24 mph 1133 PM 01/18 157

... Los Angeles County San Gabriel valley...
Tonner Canyon 87 mph 0357 am 01/19 1338

... Los Angeles County San Fernando Valley...
Malibu Cyn. 30 mph 0256 am 01/19 609
San Rafael Hills 27 mph 0556 am 01/19 1770
Granada Hills 24 mph 1225 am 01/19 1414

... Los Angeles County mountains excluding the Santa Monica range...
Grass Mountain 54 mph 1159 PM 01/18 4626
Mill Creek 49 mph 0153 am 01/19 5021
Oat Mountain 47 mph 0429 am 01/19 3693
Camp Nine 46 mph 1155 PM 01/18 4000
Sandberg 45 mph 0217 am 01/19 4510
chilao 36 mph 0553 am 01/19 5450
Whitaker Peak 32 mph 0357 am 01/19 4120
Clear Creek 30 mph 0154 am 01/19 3000
Warm Springs 29 mph 0453 am 01/19 4930
Mount Wilson 25 mph 0500 am 01/19 5710

... Los Angeles County coast including downtown Los Angeles...
port of la, Angels Gate 48 mph 0230 am 01/19 0
Beverly Hills 31 mph 0555 am 01/19 1259
Henry Ford bridge, long beac 26 mph 0424 am 01/19 0
port of la, pier S 26 mph 0500 am 01/19 0
port of la, pier 400 25 mph 0412 am 01/19 0
port of la, pier f 24 mph 0418 am 01/19 0
Cabrillo Beach 24 mph 0532 am 01/19 24

... Catalina and Santa Barbara islands...
Catalina RAWS 47 mph 0522 am 01/19 1407
Catalina apt. 41 mph 0359 am 01/19 1602
Santa Barbara Island 38 mph 0613 am 01/19 359

... Antelope Valley...
Lake Palmdale 70 mph 0755 PM 01/18 2980
Elizabeth Lake 42 mph 0208 am 01/19 3445
5 WSW Lancaster 38 mph 0903 PM 01/18 2590
Palmdale apt. 38 mph 0832 PM 01/18 2543
Lake Hughes (6 wnw) 38 mph 1029 PM 01/18 3884
Leona Valley (95th St w) 37 mph 0112 am 01/19 3600
Valyermo 36 mph 0354 am 01/19 3780
Lancaster Fox Field 35 mph 0252 am 01/19 2351
5 E Acton 34 mph 1015 PM 01/18 3853
Poppy Park 33 mph 0456 am 01/19 2759
4 W Palmdale 32 mph 0809 PM 01/18 2703
neenach 25 mph 1150 PM 01/18 2960
Lake Los Angeles 24 mph 0153 am 01/19 2657
Saddleback Butte 24 mph 0256 am 01/19 2590

... Maritime stations...
pt. Sal buoy 40 mph 0950 PM 01/18 0
San Nicolas Island 35 mph 0303 am 01/19 505
Santa Monica basin buoy 31 mph 0320 am 01/19 0
mid Santa Barbara Channel bu 29 mph 1010 PM 01/18 0
3 SSE San Pedro 26 mph 0445 am 01/19 13
south Santa Rosa Island buoy 25 mph 0150 am 01/19 0
Port San Luis 24 mph 0119 am 01/19 20

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


707 am PST Thu Jan 19 2017

... Wind reports...

Location speed time/date elevation (ft.)

... Other nearby areas...
San Clemente Island RAWS 28 mph 0530 am 01/19 700

... Ventura County mountains...
ozena 27 mph 1222 am 01/19 3690

... Ventura County coastal valleys...
Boney Mountain 29 mph 0335 am 01/19 1714
South Mountain 29 mph 0410 am 01/19 2350
Wiley Ridge 26 mph 0649 am 01/19 1645

... Ventura County coast...
Point Mugu NAS 29 mph 0331 am 01/19 13

... Santa Ynez Valley...
Santa Ynez 33 mph 0210 am 01/19 600
Santa Ynez apt. 29 mph 1035 PM 01/18 671
Sedgwick Reserve, Santa Ynez 25 mph 0710 PM 01/18 1153

... Santa Monica Mountains recreational area...
Saddle Peak 38 mph 0142 am 01/19 2450
Topanga 29 mph 0357 am 01/19 1600
Malibu Hills 25 mph 0156 am 01/19 1575

... Santa Cruz and anacapa islands...
Santa Cruz Island central 45 mph 0235 am 01/19 75
central Santa Cruz Island 45 mph 0220 am 01/19 1335
Santa Cruz Island-main ranch 33 mph 0122 am 01/19 2484
Anacapa Island 30 mph 0323 am 01/19 276

... Santa Clarita valley...
Newhall Pass 32 mph 1256 am 01/19 2134

... Santa Barbara County South Coast...
Gaviota State Park 31 mph 0930 PM 01/18 87
Gaviota (1 e) 31 mph 1000 PM 01/18 991
Gaviota 30 mph 1008 PM 01/18 147
Santa Barbara apt. 26 mph 0953 PM 01/18 9
San Marcos Pass RAWS 25 mph 0206 am 01/19 1491
Santa Barbara botanic garden 25 mph 0224 am 01/19 752

... Santa Barbara County mountains...
La Cumbre Peak 43 mph 1014 PM 01/18 3950
Tepusquet 39 mph 1206 am 01/19 3200
Figueroa Mountain 32 mph 0935 PM 01/18 3183
4 N Goleta 24 mph 0115 am 01/19 2100

... Santa Barbara County central coast...
Point Arguello cman 53 mph 0900 PM 01/18 105
Lompoc (first presbyterian c 48 mph 0925 PM 01/18 492
Lompoc Hills 48 mph 1025 PM 01/18 1528
Vandenberg hills 36 mph 0922 PM 01/18 1017
Vandenberg AFB 35 mph 0903 PM 01/18 369
Santa Maria apt. 32 mph 0123 am 01/19 242
Vandenberg Village 29 mph 0844 PM 01/18 383
Vandenberg (portable) 27 mph 0934 PM 01/18 64
5 se Santa Maria 24 mph 0852 PM 01/18 724

... San Miguel and Santa Rosa islands...
Santa Rosa Island 54 mph 0113 am 01/19 1284

... San Luis Obispo County mountains...
Carrizo 42 mph 1000 PM 01/18 2490
Branch Mountain 34 mph 1135 PM 01/18 3770
8 SSW Black Mountain 24 mph 1001 PM 01/18 984
Stubblefield 24 mph 0200 am 01/19 2995

... San Luis Obispo County interior valleys...
3 NNW Santa Margarita 33 mph 1131 PM 01/18 997
Paso Robles apt 31 mph 1220 am 01/19 810
La Panza 31 mph 1254 am 01/19 1633
Shandon (8 e) 26 mph 0100 am 01/19 2333
3 WNW Atascadero 25 mph 1209 am 01/19 1325

... San Luis Obispo County central coast...
pt. Piedras Blancas 39 mph 0942 PM 01/18 46
Cambria (white rock cnsrv AR 36 mph 1200 am 01/19 60
Cambria 34 mph 1245 am 01/19 228
Nipomo 31 mph 1200 am 01/19 164
Cambria 30 mph 1203 am 01/19 259
Port San Luis nos 29 mph 0136 am 01/19 523
Avila Beach, cal poly pier 25 mph 0117 am 01/19 0
Baywood-Los Osos 24 mph 1133 PM 01/18 157

... Los Angeles County San Gabriel valley...
Tonner Canyon 87 mph 0357 am 01/19 1338

... Los Angeles County San Fernando Valley...
Malibu Cyn. 30 mph 0256 am 01/19 609
San Rafael Hills 27 mph 0556 am 01/19 1770
Granada Hills 24 mph 1225 am 01/19 1414

... Los Angeles County mountains excluding the Santa Monica range...
Grass Mountain 54 mph 1159 PM 01/18 4626
Mill Creek 49 mph 0153 am 01/19 5021
Oat Mountain 47 mph 0429 am 01/19 3693
Camp Nine 46 mph 1155 PM 01/18 4000
Sandberg 45 mph 0217 am 01/19 4510
chilao 36 mph 0553 am 01/19 5450
Whitaker Peak 32 mph 0357 am 01/19 4120
Clear Creek 30 mph 0154 am 01/19 3000
Warm Springs 29 mph 0453 am 01/19 4930
Mount Wilson 25 mph 0500 am 01/19 5710

... Los Angeles County coast including downtown Los Angeles...
port of la, Angels Gate 48 mph 0230 am 01/19 0
Beverly Hills 31 mph 0555 am 01/19 1259
Henry Ford bridge, long beac 26 mph 0424 am 01/19 0
port of la, pier S 26 mph 0500 am 01/19 0
port of la, pier 400 25 mph 0412 am 01/19 0
port of la, pier f 24 mph 0418 am 01/19 0
Cabrillo Beach 24 mph 0532 am 01/19 24

... Catalina and Santa Barbara islands...
Catalina RAWS 47 mph 0522 am 01/19 1407
Catalina apt. 41 mph 0359 am 01/19 1602
Santa Barbara Island 38 mph 0613 am 01/19 359

... Antelope Valley...
Lake Palmdale 70 mph 0755 PM 01/18 2980
Elizabeth Lake 42 mph 0208 am 01/19 3445
5 WSW Lancaster 38 mph 0903 PM 01/18 2590
Palmdale apt. 38 mph 0832 PM 01/18 2543
Lake Hughes (6 wnw) 38 mph 1029 PM 01/18 3884
Leona Valley (95th St w) 37 mph 0112 am 01/19 3600
Valyermo 36 mph 0354 am 01/19 3780
Lancaster Fox Field 35 mph 0252 am 01/19 2351
5 E Acton 34 mph 1015 PM 01/18 3853
Poppy Park 33 mph 0456 am 01/19 2759
4 W Palmdale 32 mph 0809 PM 01/18 2703
neenach 25 mph 1150 PM 01/18 2960
Lake Los Angeles 24 mph 0153 am 01/19 2657
Saddleback Butte 24 mph 0256 am 01/19 2590

... Maritime stations...
pt. Sal buoy 40 mph 0950 PM 01/18 0
San Nicolas Island 35 mph 0303 am 01/19 505
Santa Monica basin buoy 31 mph 0320 am 01/19 0
mid Santa Barbara Channel bu 29 mph 1010 PM 01/18 0
3 SSE San Pedro 26 mph 0445 am 01/19 13
south Santa Rosa Island buoy 25 mph 0150 am 01/19 0
Port San Luis 24 mph 0119 am 01/19 20

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


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