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Wind Advisory
Issued: 10:47 AM PDT Oct. 17, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory in effect from 3 PM this afternoon to 10 PM PDT
this evening...

The National Weather Service in Los Angeles/Oxnard has issued a
Wind Advisory, which is in effect from 3 PM this afternoon to
10 PM PDT this evening.

* Winds... north 15 to 25 mph with gusts between 35 and 45 mph.
Strongest below passes and canyons west of Goleta.

* Impacts... gusty winds will make driving difficult, especially
for high profile vehicles. This includes highways 101, 154 and
192... as well as the Gaviota and San Marcos passes.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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




Public Information Statement
Issued: 4:24 PM PDT Oct. 17, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Wind reports the last 3 hours...

Location speed time/date elevation (ft.)

... Ventura County coastal valleys...
Malibu Hills (decker cyn) 27 mph 0350 PM 10/17 1235

... Santa Ynez Valley...
5 SW Figueroa Mountain 33 mph 0309 PM 10/17 1401
Sedgwick Reserve, Santa Ynez 25 mph 0220 PM 10/17 1153

... Santa Cruz and anacapa islands...
Santa Cruz Island central 29 mph 0210 PM 10/17 75
Anacapa Island 29 mph 0223 PM 10/17 276

... Santa Barbara County South Coast...
Refugio hills 44 mph 0306 PM 10/17 1464
Gaviota State Park 42 mph 0240 PM 10/17 87
San Marcos Pass RAWS 37 mph 0306 PM 10/17 1491
Refugio state beach (2 ne) 35 mph 0300 PM 10/17 620
Gaviota 32 mph 0408 PM 10/17 147

... Santa Barbara County mountains...
10 E Santa Maria 31 mph 0220 PM 10/17 1695
Montecito hills 25 mph 0347 PM 10/17 1619
4 N Goleta 25 mph 0330 PM 10/17 2100

... Santa Barbara County central coast...
pt. Conception lighthouse 35 mph 0139 PM 10/17 24
Point Arguello cman 30 mph 0200 PM 10/17 105
Jalama beach 30 mph 0232 PM 10/17 29

... San Miguel and Santa Rosa islands...
Santa Rosa Island 41 mph 0313 PM 10/17 1284

... Los Angeles County coast including downtown Los Angeles...
Cabrillo Beach 29 mph 0141 PM 10/17 24
Leo carrillo 26 mph 0255 PM 10/17 49

... Antelope Valley...
poppy park 27 mph 0256 PM 10/17 2759
Lancaster Fox Field 25 mph 0356 PM 10/17 2351

... Maritime stations...
San Nicolas Island 44 mph 0258 PM 10/17 505
32 S Gaviota 34 mph 0300 PM 10/17 0
west Santa Barbara Channel b 34 mph 0340 PM 10/17 0
south Santa Rosa Island buoy 29 mph 0150 PM 10/17 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.


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