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High Surf Advisory

Statement as of 8:12 AM PDT on April 24, 2017

Expires 1:00 AM EDT on April 25, 2017


... High surf advisory remains in effect until 10 PM PDT this
evening...

* surf... building to 8 to 12 ft this morning and will persist
through late this evening. Surf will slowly diminish by late
this evening through Tuesday morning

* impacts... there is an increased risk of ocean drowning. Rip
currents can pull swimmers and surfers out to sea. Waves can
wash people off beaches and rocks... and capsize small boats
nearshore.

* Locations... highest surf will be on west and northwest facing
beaches.

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.




Wind Advisory

Statement as of 6:01 AM PDT on April 24, 2017

Expires 6:00 AM EDT on April 25, 2017


... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 3 am PDT Tuesday...

* winds and timing... northwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 40
mph. Strongest this afternoon and evening.

* Impacts... .gusty winds will make driving difficult, especially
for high profile vehicles.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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





Public Information Statement

Statement as of 8:30 AM PDT on April 24, 2017

Expires 11:30 PM EDT on April 24, 2017


... Wind reports...

Location speed time/date elevation (ft.)

... Santa Cruz and anacapa islands...
Santa Cruz Island central 43 mph 0930 PM 04/23 75
central Santa Cruz Island 30 mph 0940 PM 04/23 1335

... Santa Barbara County South Coast...
Refugio hills 54 mph 0906 PM 04/23 1464
Gaviota 32 mph 0808 am 04/24 147
Gaviota State Park 30 mph 0340 am 04/24 87

... Santa Barbara County mountains...
Montecito hills 45 mph 0147 am 04/24 1619
Tepusquet 35 mph 1106 PM 04/23 3200
4 N Goleta 30 mph 0834 PM 04/23 2100

... Santa Barbara County central coast...
Lompoc Hills 48 mph 0847 PM 04/23 1528
Jalama beach 41 mph 0912 PM 04/23 29
pt. Conception lighthouse 38 mph 1208 am 04/24 24
Point Arguello cman 37 mph 0700 am 04/24 105

... San Luis Obispo County mountains...
Branch Mountain 31 mph 1035 PM 04/23 3770

... San Luis Obispo County central coast...
pt. Piedras Blancas 37 mph 1143 PM 04/23 46
lake Lopez Marina 33 mph 0215 am 04/24 20

... Los Angeles County San Fernando Valley...
Granada Hills 33 mph 0125 am 04/24 1414
Porter ranch 31 mph 1151 PM 04/23 1633

... Los Angeles County mountains excluding the Santa Monica range...
Sandberg 53 mph 0421 am 04/24 4510
Whitaker Peak 49 mph 1157 PM 04/23 4120
Camp nine 33 mph 0755 am 04/24 4000

... Los Angeles County coast including downtown Los Angeles...
2 se San Pedro 40 mph 0100 am 04/24 149

... Antelope Valley...
poppy park 57 mph 0456 am 04/24 2759
Leona Valley (95th St w) 44 mph 1039 PM 04/23 3600
Palmdale apt. 43 mph 0108 am 04/24 2543
Lancaster Fox Field 41 mph 0927 PM 04/23 2351
Elizabeth Lake 33 mph 1224 am 04/24 3445

... Maritime stations...
San Nicolas Island 47 mph 1048 PM 04/23 505
south Santa Rosa Island buoy 43 mph 1250 am 04/24 0
west Santa Barbara Channel b 38 mph 0250 am 04/24 0
pt. Sal buoy 38 mph 0950 PM 04/23 0
48 SW Port Hueneme 34 mph 1200 am 04/24 0
mid Santa Barbara Channel bu 34 mph 0620 am 04/24 0
Diablo Canyon buoy 31 mph 0450 am 04/24 0

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.


High Surf Advisory

Statement as of 8:12 AM PDT on April 24, 2017

Expires 1:00 AM EDT on April 25, 2017


... High surf advisory remains in effect until 10 PM PDT this
evening...

* surf... building to 8 to 12 ft this morning and will persist
through late this evening. Surf will slowly diminish by late
this evening through Tuesday morning

* impacts... there is an increased risk of ocean drowning. Rip
currents can pull swimmers and surfers out to sea. Waves can
wash people off beaches and rocks... and capsize small boats
nearshore.

* Locations... highest surf will be on west and northwest facing
beaches.

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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Alabama - Flood Warning
Alaska - Public Information Statement
Arizona - Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch
Arkansas - Flood Warning
California - High Surf Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Lake Wind Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Winter Weather Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Lake Wind Advisory
Georgia - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Idaho - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Iowa - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Kansas - Wind Advisory
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Maryland - Coastal Flood Advisory , High Surf Advisory
Michigan - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Missouri - Flood Warning
Montana - Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Nevada - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory
New Mexico - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch
New York - Flood Warning
North Carolina - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , High Surf Advisory, Beach Hazard Statement , Areal Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch, High Surf Advisory, Beach Hazard Statement , High Surf Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Weather Statement , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
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Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement
South Carolina - Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch
South Dakota - Winter Storm Watch
Tennessee - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Texas - Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Air Quality Alert
Virginia - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Watch / Flood Statement , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Washington - Winter Weather Advisory
West Virginia - Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Wyoming - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch

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