Elev 253 ft, 35.28 °N, 120.66 °W

San Luis Obispo, California

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Active Weather Alerts

Small Craft Advisory
Issued: 9:22 PM May. 21, 2019 – National Weather Service
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT
THURSDAY...

SEE THE COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWFLOX) FOR MORE DETAILS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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High Surf Advisory
Issued: 8:22 PM May. 21, 2019 – National Weather Service
...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 5 AM
PDT THURSDAY...

The National Weather Service in Los Angeles/Oxnard has issued a
High Surf Advisory, which is in effect from 11 PM this evening to
5 AM PDT Thursday.

* SURF...10-12 feet, with max sets to 14 feet.

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

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. 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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Wind Advisory
Issued: 7:10 PM May. 21, 2019 – National Weather Service
...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

* WINDS...Northwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts to between 40 to 45
mph through this evening.

* IMPACTS...Gusty winds will make driving difficult, especially
for high profile vehicles. This includes Highways 1 and 101,
and State Route 246.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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