Santa Barbara County South Coast Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Wind Advisory
Issued: 3:12 AM PDT Apr. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory now in effect until 3 am PDT Tuesday...

* winds... areas of northwest to north winds 15 to 30 mph with
gusts between 40 and 50 mph. The strongest winds will be below
and through the passes and canyons from Gaviota to Goleta. There
will be a let up in the winds from mid morning to mid afternoon.

* 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.