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High Wind Warning

Statement as of 3:09 AM PST on December 17, 2017

Expires 6:00 PM EST on December 17, 2017


... High Wind Warning in effect until 3 PM PST this afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Los Angeles/Oxnard has issued a
High Wind Warning, which is in effect until 3 PM PST this
afternoon. The Wind Advisory is no longer in effect.

* Winds and timing... northeast winds will increase to 25 to 40 mph
with gusts to 60 mph. The winds will diminish later in the
afternoon.

* Impacts... gusty winds will make driving difficult, especially
for high profile vehicles driving through Interstate 5,
highways 14 and 33 as well as the canyons in the Santa Monica
Mountains.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A High Wind Warning means that damaging high winds of 58 mph or
greater are likely or imminent. Secure all loose outdoor
furniture in advance of the onset of strong winds. Monitor the
latest forecasts on NOAA Weather Radio or your favorite media
source.






Public Information Statement

Statement as of 7:23 PM PST on December 16, 2017

Expires 10:23 AM EST on December 17, 2017


... Wind reports greater than 25 mph in the past six hours...

Location speed time/date elevation (ft.)

... Strongest winds in the report...
traquillon mtn poc 47 mph 0635 PM 12/16 2142
Santa Barbara botanic garden 46 mph 0524 PM 12/16 752
Branch Mountain 43 mph 0635 PM 12/16 3770
10 E Santa Maria 42 mph 0320 PM 12/16 1695
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... San Luis Obispo County mountains...
Branch Mountain 43 mph 0635 PM 12/16 3770

... San Luis Obispo County interior valleys...
La Panza 26 mph 0354 PM 12/16 1633

... San Luis Obispo County central coast...
pt. Piedras Blancas 30 mph 0141 PM 12/16 46
Cambria 27 mph 0245 PM 12/16 228

... Santa Barbara County South Coast...
Santa Barbara botanic garden 46 mph 0524 PM 12/16 752
San Marcos Pass RAWS 33 mph 0606 PM 12/16 1491
Gaviota 31 mph 0603 PM 12/16 147
Santa Barbara-Riviera 25 mph 0220 PM 12/16 728

... Santa Barbara County mountains...
10 E Santa Maria 42 mph 0320 PM 12/16 1695

... Santa Barbara County central coast...
traquillon mtn poc 47 mph 0635 PM 12/16 2142
Point Arguello cman 37 mph 0200 PM 12/16 105
Lompoc Hills 35 mph 0123 PM 12/16 1528
vandenberg (portable) 29 mph 0234 PM 12/16 64
vandenberg hills 28 mph 0422 PM 12/16 1017
Jalama beach 28 mph 0322 PM 12/16 29

... Ventura County mountains...
5 WNW Topatopa Peak 34 mph 0445 PM 12/16 4841

... Ventura County coastal valleys...
6 SW Thousand Oaks 32 mph 0715 PM 12/16 3110

... Santa Ynez Valley...
5 SW Figueroa Mountain 31 mph 0309 PM 12/16 1401
Sedgwick Reserve, Santa Ynez 28 mph 0430 PM 12/16 1153

... Santa Monica Mountains recreational area...
Saddle Peak 26 mph 0714 PM 12/16 2450

... Santa Clarita valley...
Saugus 34 mph 0357 PM 12/16 1450
del Valle 27 mph 0155 PM 12/16 1277

... Los Angeles County San Fernando Valley...
Granada Hills 28 mph 0315 PM 12/16 1414
Glendale 27 mph 0350 PM 12/16 803

... Los Angeles County mountains excluding the Santa Monica range...
Mill Creek 31 mph 0553 PM 12/16 5021
Camp nine 30 mph 0255 PM 12/16 4000

... Antelope Valley...
poppy park 36 mph 0256 PM 12/16 2759
Lancaster Fox Field 30 mph 0234 PM 12/16 2351

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposures. We thank all volunteer weather observers
for their dedication. Not all data listed are considered official.

Kj

723 PM PST Sat Dec 16 2017

... Wind reports greater than 25 mph in the past six hours...

Location speed time/date elevation (ft.)

... Strongest winds in the report...
traquillon mtn poc 47 mph 0635 PM 12/16 2142
Santa Barbara botanic garden 46 mph 0524 PM 12/16 752
Branch Mountain 43 mph 0635 PM 12/16 3770
10 E Santa Maria 42 mph 0320 PM 12/16 1695
===========================================================

... San Luis Obispo County mountains...
Branch Mountain 43 mph 0635 PM 12/16 3770

... San Luis Obispo County interior valleys...
La Panza 26 mph 0354 PM 12/16 1633

... San Luis Obispo County central coast...
pt. Piedras Blancas 30 mph 0141 PM 12/16 46
Cambria 27 mph 0245 PM 12/16 228

... Santa Barbara County South Coast...
Santa Barbara botanic garden 46 mph 0524 PM 12/16 752
San Marcos Pass RAWS 33 mph 0606 PM 12/16 1491
Gaviota 31 mph 0603 PM 12/16 147
Santa Barbara-Riviera 25 mph 0220 PM 12/16 728

... Santa Barbara County mountains...
10 E Santa Maria 42 mph 0320 PM 12/16 1695

... Santa Barbara County central coast...
traquillon mtn poc 47 mph 0635 PM 12/16 2142
Point Arguello cman 37 mph 0200 PM 12/16 105
Lompoc Hills 35 mph 0123 PM 12/16 1528
vandenberg (portable) 29 mph 0234 PM 12/16 64
vandenberg hills 28 mph 0422 PM 12/16 1017
Jalama beach 28 mph 0322 PM 12/16 29

... Ventura County mountains...
5 WNW Topatopa Peak 34 mph 0445 PM 12/16 4841

... Ventura County coastal valleys...
6 SW Thousand Oaks 32 mph 0715 PM 12/16 3110

... Santa Ynez Valley...
5 SW Figueroa Mountain 31 mph 0309 PM 12/16 1401
Sedgwick Reserve, Santa Ynez 28 mph 0430 PM 12/16 1153

... Santa Monica Mountains recreational area...
Saddle Peak 26 mph 0714 PM 12/16 2450

... Santa Clarita valley...
Saugus 34 mph 0357 PM 12/16 1450
del Valle 27 mph 0155 PM 12/16 1277

... Los Angeles County San Fernando Valley...
Granada Hills 28 mph 0315 PM 12/16 1414
Glendale 27 mph 0350 PM 12/16 803

... Los Angeles County mountains excluding the Santa Monica range...
Mill Creek 31 mph 0553 PM 12/16 5021
Camp nine 30 mph 0255 PM 12/16 4000

... Antelope Valley...
poppy park 36 mph 0256 PM 12/16 2759
Lancaster Fox Field 30 mph 0234 PM 12/16 2351

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposures. We thank all volunteer weather observers
for their dedication. Not all data listed are considered official.

Kj


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