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California, San Luis Obispo County Central Coast

High Surf Advisory

Statement as of 5:49 AM PST on February 20, 2017

Expires 7:00 PM EST on February 21, 2017


... High surf advisory remains in effect until 4 PM PST Tuesday...

* surf... high surf of 10 to 15 feet this morning will diminish to
around 9 to 12 feet by this evening. The surf will remain at
this level into Tuesday and may increase again Tuesday
afternoon. If so... the high surf advisory will likely be extended
into Wednesday.

* Impacts... large waves and strong rip currents will increase
the risk of ocean drowning for swimmers and surfers. Large
breaking waves can cause injury... wash people off beaches and
rocks... and capsize small boats nearshore.

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.


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Wind Advisory

Statement as of 3:58 AM PST on February 20, 2017

Expires 9:00 AM EST on February 21, 2017


... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 6 am PST Tuesday...

* winds... south to southeast winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 40
mph.

* Impacts... the combination of gusty winds and very wet soils
will result in an increased threat of downed trees.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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





Small Craft Advisory, Gale Watch

Statement as of 4:25 AM PST on February 20, 2017

Expires 1:00 AM EST on February 21, 2017


... Small Craft Advisory remains in effect until 4 PM PST this
afternoon...
... Gale watch remains in effect from 4 PM PST this afternoon
through this evening...

* winds... south winds 15 to 25 kt with local gusts to 35 kt are
possible when winds are strongest.

* Seas... combined seas of 10 to 13 feet with periods around 15
seconds are possible when waves are largest.

See the coastal waters forecast (cwflox) for more details.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.

A gale watch is issued when hazardous gale force winds of 34 to
47 knots are probable in the near future, but the specific timing
and/or location is still uncertain. It is intended to provide
additional lead time for mariners who may wish to consider
altering their plans.






High Surf Advisory

Statement as of 5:49 AM PST on February 20, 2017

Expires 7:00 PM EST on February 21, 2017


... High surf advisory remains in effect until 4 PM PST Tuesday...

* surf... high surf of 10 to 15 feet this morning will diminish to
around 9 to 12 feet by this evening. The surf will remain at
this level into Tuesday and may increase again Tuesday
afternoon. If so... the high surf advisory will likely be extended
into Wednesday.

* Impacts... large waves and strong rip currents will increase
the risk of ocean drowning for swimmers and surfers. Large
breaking waves can cause injury... wash people off beaches and
rocks... and capsize small boats nearshore.

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.


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Weather Severe Map
Alaska - Blizzard Warning
American Samoa - Flash Flood Watch
California - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , High Surf Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , High Wind Warning, Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory, High Wind Warning , High Wind Watch , High Wind Warning , Wind Advisory, High Wind Watch , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Hydrologic Statement , Avalanche Warning, Hydrologic Statement
Colorado - Dense Fog Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Public Information Statement
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory , Wind Advisory
Idaho - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory
Illinois - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Indiana - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Iowa - Special Statement
Kansas - Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Montana - Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory
Nebraska - Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning
Nevada - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Avalanche Warning , Hydrologic Statement , Public Information Statement
New Mexico - Fire Weather Watch
Ohio - Dense Fog Advisory
Oregon - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning, Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory
Pennsylvania - Dense Fog Advisory
South Dakota - Areal Flood Advisory
Texas - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Utah - Areal Flood Advisory
Washington - Areal Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory
West Virginia - Dense Fog Advisory
Wisconsin - Flood Warning
Wyoming - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , High Wind Watch , High Wind Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement
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