Santa Barbara County Mountains Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Wind Advisory
Statement as of 5:21 AM PST on February 14, 2016

...Wind Advisory remains in effect until noon PST today...

* winds and timing...areas of north to northeast winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 50 mph will begin to diminish late this morning. Winds will be strongest through and below passes and canyons of the Santa Ynez range...where isolated gusts to 60 mph are possible through mid morning.

* Impacts...major roadways that could be affected include highways 101...154 and 192...especially near Gaviota...San Marcos Pass...and in the Montecito hills.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

Public Information Statement
Statement as of 1:40 am PST on February 14, 2016

...Wind reports past 6 hours...

Location speed time/date elevation

...Los Angeles County... Whitaker Peak RAWS 62 mph 1157 PM 02/13 4117 ft chilao 41 mph 0753 PM 02/13 5450 ft Porter ranch RAWS 41 mph 0802 PM 02/13 3087 ft Camp Nine 39 mph 0755 PM 02/13 4000 ft Sandberg 39 mph 1233 am 02/14 4510 ft Topanga 36 mph 0857 PM 02/13 1600 ft

...Santa Barbara County... Montecito hills 53 mph 1047 PM 02/13 1619 ft Santa Barbara botanic garden 48 mph 1224 am 02/14 752 ft 11 SW Miranda Pine Mount 45 mph 1006 PM 02/13 3200 ft Gaviota State Park 43 mph 0900 PM 02/13 87 ft Refugio RAWS 39 mph 0106 am 02/14 1467 ft Tepusquet Rd near Highway 16 42 mph 0833 PM 02/13 1455 ft Branch Mountain RAWS 36 mph 1235 am 02/14 3770 ft San Marcos Pass 35 mph 0106 PM 02/14 1489 ft Santa Rosa Island 32 mph 0813 PM 02/13 1284 ft Vandenberg AFB 32 mph 1101 PM 02/13 369 ft Santa Barbara apt. 31 mph 1110 PM 02/13 9 ft Jalama beach 31 mph 0813 PM 02/13 29 ft

...Ventura County... cheeseboro 37 mph 1038 PM 02/13 1707 ft

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

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