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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:46 AM PST on January 21, 2017

Expires 9:00 PM EST on January 22, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from late tonight through
Sunday afternoon...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* a portion of western California... including the following
areas... coastal North Bay including Point Reyes National
Seashore... East Bay hills and the Diablo Range... East Bay
interior valleys... mountains of San Benito County and interior
Monterey County including Pinnacles National Monument... North
Bay interior valleys... North Bay mountains... northern Monterey
Bay... northern Salinas valley/Hollister Valley and Carmel
Valley... San Francisco... San Francisco Bay shoreline... San
Francisco peninsula coast... Santa Clara Valley including San
Jose... Santa Cruz Mountains... Santa Lucia mountains and Los
Padres National Forest... southern Monterey Bay and Big Sur coast
and southern Salinas valley/Arroyo Seco and Lake San Antonio.

* From late tonight through Sunday afternoon

* periods of heavy rain on already saturated soils will impact
the region from late tonight through Sunday afternoon.
Additional rainfall amounts from 0.75 to 1.5 inches are possible
at lower elevations with 2 to 5 inches across the North Bay and
coastal slopes.

* The primary impacts will be localized ponding of water on low
lying roadways with poor drainage... rapid rises on streams and
creeks with some likely exceeding bankfull... some river
flooding... and potential rock and mud slides. Recent burn scars
will also be susceptible to debris flows during periods of
intense rainfall.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.




Wind Advisory

Statement as of 4:12 AM PST on January 21, 2017

Expires 1:00 PM EST on January 22, 2017


... Wind Advisory in effect from 10 PM this evening to 10 am PST
Sunday...

The National Weather Service in San Francisco has issued a Wind
Advisory... which is in effect from 10 PM this evening to 10 am
PST Sunday. The high wind watch is no longer in effect.

* Timing... late tonight into Sunday morning.

* Winds... sustained southerly winds 20 to 35 mph with local gusts
greater than 45 mph.

* Impacts... gusty winds will make driving difficult... especially
for drivers of high profile vehicles. Since the soils are
saturated... there is a heightened potential for downed trees
and power outages.

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 mph are expected. Winds
this strong can make driving difficult... especially for high
profile vehicles. Use extra caution.






Gale Warning

Statement as of 8:32 AM PST on January 21, 2017

Expires 1:00 PM EST on January 22, 2017


... Small Craft Advisory remains in effect until 10 am PST this
morning...
... Gale Warning remains in effect from 10 PM this evening to
10 am PST Sunday...

A Gale Warning remains in effect from 10 PM this evening to 10 am
PST Sunday. A Small Craft Advisory remains in effect until 10 am
PST this morning.

* Winds and waves: see the coastal waters forecast (cwfmtr) or
our marine Page at http://weather.Gov/sanfrancisco/marine.Php
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 wind speeds of 21 to 33 knots
are expected to produce hazardous wave conditions to small craft.
Inexperienced mariners... especially those operating smaller
vessels should avoid navigating in these conditions.






Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Alaska - High Wind Watch , Winter Storm Watch , Blizzard Watch , Winter Storm Warning , Blizzard Warning , Wind Chill Advisory , Wind Chill Warning
Arizona - Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Arkansas - Tornado Watch , Flood Warning , Lake Wind Advisory
California - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , High Surf Warning , High Surf Warning, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, High Surf Warning, Coastal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory , Flood Watch , High Surf Warning, Coastal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , High Wind Warning, Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory, High Wind Warning , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Storm Warning, Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Hydrologic Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - High Wind Watch
Delaware - Dense Fog Advisory
Florida - Tornado Watch , Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement, Beach Hazard Statement , Lake Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Georgia - Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory , High Wind Warning
Idaho - Areal Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Air Quality Alert
Illinois - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Indiana - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Iowa - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Kansas - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Flood Warning
Louisiana - Tornado Watch , Flood Warning , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory
Maryland - Dense Fog Advisory
Massachusetts - High Wind Warning
Michigan - Flood Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Minnesota - Winter Weather Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory
Mississippi - Tornado Watch , Flood Warning , Record Report
Montana - Winter Weather Advisory
Nebraska - Flood Warning , Record Report
Nevada - Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Record Report
New Jersey - High Wind Watch , Dense Fog Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory, High Wind Watch
New Mexico - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Public Information Statement
New York - Coastal Flood Watch , High Wind Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Record Report
Ohio - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Oklahoma - Tornado Watch , Lake Wind Advisory
Oregon - High Surf Warning , High Surf Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Pennsylvania - Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Rhode Island - High Wind Warning
South Carolina - Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Record Report
Tennessee - Record Report
Texas - Tornado Watch , Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Wind Advisory, High Wind Warning , Lake Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Utah - Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Virginia - Record Report
Washington - High Surf Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
West Virginia - Record Report
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory
Wyoming - Winter Storm Watch , Public Information Statement
- Tornado Watch
- Marine Fog Advisory

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