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California, Santa Barbara County South Coast

High Surf Advisory, Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 12:09 AM PST on January 22, 2017

Expires 5:00 PM EST on January 22, 2017


... High surf advisory remains in effect until 6 PM PST Tuesday...

* surf... on west facing beaches... surf of 8 to 12 feet will
lower to 5 to 9 feet by late this morning... then continue
into Tuesday.

* Impacts... large waves and strong rip currents will increase
the risk of ocean drowning. Breaking waves can cause injury...
wash people off beaches or rocks and capsize small boats
nearshore. Moderate beach erosion is expected.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A high surf advisory means that high surf and rip currents will
make swimming and rock jetties dangerous.

Remember... swim near a lifeguard. If caught in a rip current
remain calm. Don't fight the current. Swim in a direction
following the shoreline. When out of the current... swim back to
shore. If tired... float or tread water until out of the rip
current. If unable to escape... face the shore and call or wave
for help.





1117 am PST Sat Jan 21 2017

... Flash Flood Watch in effect from Sunday morning through Sunday
afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Los Angeles/Oxnard has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for a portion of southwest California...
including the following areas... Santa Barbara County mountains
and Santa Barbara County South Coast.

* From Sunday morning through Sunday afternoon

* periods of intense rain with rainfall rates as high as 1 to 1.5
inches per hour could generate flash flooding and or mud and
debris flows... especially in and around recent burn scars.

* Landslides and Rockslides are very common during intense rain
events and could lead to Road closures.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Flash flooding and debris flows will be a particular threat in
and below the recently burned areas.

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

Southern California residents, in or below the recently burned
areas are urged to take the steps necessary to protect their
property. Persons in the watch area should remain alert and
follow directions of emergency preparedness officials.





Small Craft Advisory, Gale Warning

Statement as of 8:52 PM PST on January 21, 2017

Expires 5:00 PM EST on January 22, 2017


... Small Craft Advisory remains in effect until 6 am PST Sunday...
... Gale Warning remains in effect from 6 am to 2 PM PST Sunday...

* winds... south to southeast winds will increase to 20 to 30 kt
with gusts to 40 kt will develop early sunbday morning and
continue through early Sunday afternoon.

* Seas... combined seas of 9 to 14 feet with periods around 16
seconds are expected when waves are largest.

See the coastal waters forecast (cwflox) 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 hazardous sea conditions will
exist for small craft. Inexperienced mariners... especially those
operating smaller vessels should avoid navigating in these
conditions.



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