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Wind Advisory

Statement as of 10:08 AM PST on February 14, 2016

Expires 3:00 PM EST on February 14, 2016


... Wind Advisory remains in effect until noon PST today...

* winds and timing... areas of north winds 20 to 30 mph with
gusts to 40 mph below passes and canyons will diminish by
early afternoon. Isolated gusts to 50 mph are possible in the
foothills through mid morning.

* Impacts... major roadways that could be affected include
highways 101... 154 and 192... especially near Gaviota... San
Marcos Pass... and below the hills of Montecito.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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





Beach Hazard Statement

Statement as of 10:49 AM PST on February 14, 2016

Expires 3:00 PM EST on February 14, 2016


... Beach hazards statement remains in effect until noon PST
today...

* hazards... dangerous rip currents and waves are expected due to
elevated surf of 3 to 6 feet on west facing beaches. The surf
and threat of dangerous rip currents will decrease in the
afternoon.

* Impacts... there is an increased risk for ocean drowning. Rip
currents can pull swimmer and surfers out to sea. Sneaker
waves can suddenly wash people off of beaches and rock
jetties.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A beach hazards statement is issued when threats to beach and
surf zone safety are expected or occurring. Caution should be
used when in or near the water. Stay near occupied lifeguard
towers and never swim alone. If caught in a rip current... swim
parallel to the shore.





Public Information Statement

Statement as of 10:46 AM PST on February 14, 2016


... Wind reports past 6 hours...

Location speed time/date elevation

... Antelope Valley...
Poppy Park 34 mph 0456 am 02/14 2759 ft

... California...
Point Arguello cman 39 mph 0900 am 02/14 105 ft
west Santa Barbara Channel b 36 mph 0650 am 02/14 0 ft

... Los Angeles County mountains excluding the Santa Monica range...
Whitaker Peak 67 mph 0857 am 02/14 4120 ft
Porter ranch RAWS 45 mph 0902 am 02/14 3087 ft
Camp Nine 35 mph 0455 am 02/14 4000 ft

... Los Angeles County San Gabriel valley...
Whittier hills 46 mph 0657 am 02/14 950 ft
Tonner Canyon 44 mph 0857 am 02/14 1338 ft

... San Luis Obispo County mountains...
Branch Mountain 34 mph 0735 am 02/14 3770 ft

... San Miguel and Santa Rosa islands...
Santa Rosa Island 33 mph 0813 am 02/14 1284 ft

... Santa Barbara County central coast...
Vandenberg hills 33 mph 0722 am 02/14 1017 ft
Vandenberg AFB 32 mph 0913 am 02/14 369 ft

... Santa Barbara County mountains...
Montecito hills 54 mph 0747 am 02/14 1619 ft

... Santa Barbara County South Coast...
Santa Barbara apt. 32 mph 0658 am 02/14 9 ft

... Santa Monica Mountains recreational area...
Topanga 50 mph 0557 am 02/14 1600 ft

... Ventura County coastal valleys...
Wiley Ridge 32 mph 0449 am 02/14 1645 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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