Detroit Weather

Severe Weather

Current Watches and Warnings

More Maps

California, Santa Barbara County Central Coast

Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory

Statement as of 2:49 AM PST on December 21, 2014

Expires 3:00 AM EST on December 22, 2014


... Coastal Flood Advisory remains in effect until 3 PM PST this
afternoon...
... High surf advisory remains in effect until midnight PST
tonight...

* surf and timing... surf of 10 to 13 ft with local sets to 15 feet
this morning. The surf will slowly subside through this evening.

* Coastal flooding... minor coastal flooding is expected this
weekend... especially a few hours on either side of high tide. A
high tide of 6.4 feet will occur at Port San Luis at 831 am PST.

* Location... the highest surf will be on exposed west to
northwest facing beaches... however large surf is expected
throughout the central coast area. Coastal flooding will be
most likely during the morning high tide. Strong rip currents
and long shore currents will affect all central coast beaches.

* Impacts... there is the potential for significant beach
erosion... damage to surf zone structures such as piers... minor
coastal flooding with inundation of low lying areas near the
beach... frequent and strong rip currents and long-shore
currents... and sneaker waves.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A high surf advisory means that high surf will affect beaches in
the advisory area... producing rip currents and localized beach
erosion.

A coastal Flood Advisory indicates that the very large surf and
high tides will combine to generate flooding of low lying areas
along the shore.






Weather Severe Map
Alaska - Record Report
American Samoa - Flash Flood Watch
California - High Surf Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory, High Wind Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement
Colorado - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory , High Surf Warning , Record Report
Idaho - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Avalanche Warning , Record Report
Indiana - Special Statement
Iowa - Dense Fog Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Kansas - Dense Fog Advisory , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Special Statement
Massachusetts - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Winter Storm Watch , Dense Fog Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Montana - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Freezing Rain Advisory , Avalanche Warning , Special Statement
Nebraska - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
New Hampshire - Public Information Statement
New Mexico - Wind Advisory
New York - Special Statement
North Dakota - Special Statement
Oregon - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Wind Advisory, High Wind Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Rhode Island - Public Information Statement
South Dakota - Winter Storm Watch , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Utah - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Avalanche Warning
Vermont - Special Statement
Washington - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Special Statement
Wyoming - High Wind Warning , High Wind Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Storm Watch , Special Statement
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 2,330 other followers