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High Wind Warning

Statement as of 4:15 PM PDT on March 31, 2015

Expires 12:00 PM EDT on April 01, 2015


... High Wind Warning remains in effect until 9 am PDT Wednesday...

* winds... northwest 20 to 40 mph with gusts to 60 mph. Strongest
in the Santa Ynez range.

* Timing... winds will increase through the day today and peak
between midnight and 7 am Wednesday.

* Impacts... gusty winds will make driving difficult... especially
for drivers of high profile vehicles. Major roadways that
could be affected include highways 101... 154... and 192...
especially near Gaviota... San Marcos Pass... and below the
hills of Montecito. Winds this strong may down trees and power
lines... and cause property damage.

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.





Record Report

Statement as of 5:45 PM PDT on March 30, 2015


... Preliminary record high temperatures set today across
southwestern California...

... Sandberg tied monthly high temperature record for March...

a record high temperature of 83 degrees was set at Sandberg CA
today. This broke the old record of 77 set in 2002. This temperature
also tied the monthly high temperature record for March. It was also
83 degrees just 3 days ago... on March 27, 2015.

A record high temperature of 90 degrees was set at Paso Robles
Airport CA today. This broke the old record of 87 set in 1966.


Public Information Statement

Statement as of 4:54 PM PDT on March 31, 2015



... Wind reports past 3 hours ...

Location speed time/date

... Los Angeles County...
Poppy Park (2759 ft) 53 mph 0156 PM 03/31
Lancaster Fox Field (2351 ft 44 mph 0226 PM 03/31
Palmdale apt. (2543 ft) 43 mph 0226 PM 03/31
henniger flats (2800 ft) 41 mph 0258 PM 03/31
Sandberg (4510 ft) 40 mph 0302 PM 03/31
1 NE Lake Los Angeles 35 mph 0307 PM 03/31
Lake Los Angeles (9 ese) 35 mph 0334 PM 03/31
Malibu Cyn. (609 ft) 34 mph 1256 PM 03/31
Whitaker Peak (4120 ft) 34 mph 0257 PM 03/31
Lake Palmdale (2980 ft) 32 mph 1255 PM 03/31
12 NE Castaic lake (2960 ft) 31 mph 0230 PM 03/31
6 WSW Lancaster (2590 ft) 30 mph 0103 PM 03/31
Saddleback Butte (2590 ft) 30 mph 0356 PM 03/31
Warm Springs (4930 ft) 30 mph 1253 PM 03/31

... Marine reporting stations...
south Santa Rosa Island buoy 40 mph 0250 PM 03/31
west Santa Barbara Channel b 36 mph 0250 PM 03/31
1 WNW Point Arguello (105 ft 32 mph 0200 PM 03/31
San Nicolas Island (505 ft) 31 mph 0347 PM 03/31

... San Luis Obispo County...
San Luis Obispo apt. (194 ft 37 mph 0334 PM 03/31
Hearst Castle (6 wsw) (46 ft 34 mph 0345 PM 03/31
Pismo Beach (7 wnw) (523 ft) 30 mph 0406 PM 03/31

... Santa Barbara County...
Santa Rosa Island (1284 ft) 46 mph 0413 PM 03/31
Lompoc (4 ssw) (1528 ft) 40 mph 0309 PM 03/31
Santa Maria apt. (242 ft) 39 mph 0307 PM 03/31
Point Arguello (12 se) (24 f 39 mph 0325 PM 03/31
Vandenberg AFB (369 ft) 38 mph 0304 PM 03/31
Point Arguello ( 8 ese) 35 mph 0321 PM 03/31
Santa Ynez apt. (671 ft) 31 mph 0335 PM 03/31
Vandenberg hills (1017 ft) 31 mph 0322 PM 03/31

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposure. Not all data listed are considered official.


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