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Flash Flood Watch, High Surf Warning

Statement as of 2:32 AM PST on January 22, 2017

Expires 12:00 PM EST on January 22, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch now in effect from 8 am PST this morning
through this afternoon...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* all of Ventura County.

* From 8 am PST this morning through this afternoon

* periods of intense rain with rainfall rates of 1 to 1.5 inches
per hour possible. This could generate flash flooding and or
mud and debris flows... especially in and around recent burn
scars.

* Landslides and Rockslides are very common during intense rain
events and could lead to Road closures.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Flash flooding and debris flows will be a particular threat in
and below the recently burned areas.

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

People in or below the recently burned areas are urged to take
the steps necessary to protect their property. Remain alert and
follow directions of emergency preparedness officials.





1209 am PST sun Jan 22 2017

... High surf warning remains in effect until 9 am PST this
morning...

* surf... surf of 10 to 15 feet will lower to 6 to 12 feet
during the mid morning hours today. Surf should stay above
advisory levels through Tuesday.

* Impacts... large powerful waves and strong rip currents will
bring an increased risk for ocean drowning. Breaking waves
can cause injury... wash people off beaches or rocks and
capsize small boats nearshore. Moderate beach erosion is
expected.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Remember... if caught in a rip current... swim parallel to shore
until you are free of the powerful current. Always swim near a
lifeguard.





Wind Advisory

Statement as of 3:39 AM PST on January 22, 2017

Expires 6:00 PM EST on January 22, 2017


... Wind Advisory in effect until 3 PM PST this afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Los Angeles/Oxnard has issued a
Wind Advisory... which is in effect until 3 PM PST this afternoon.

* Winds and timing... southeast to south winds 20 to 30 mph with
gusts to 40 mph will develop this morning... then shift to
southwest and diminish some during the mid afternoon hours.

* Impacts... gusty winds will make driving difficult... especially
for drivers of high profile vehicles. Since the soils are
wet... there is a heightened potential for downed trees and
power lines.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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





Gale Warning

Statement as of 4:59 AM PST on January 22, 2017


... Small Craft Advisory remains in effect until 6 am PST early
this morning...
... Gale Warning now in effect until 9 PM PST this evening...

* winds... south winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts to 40 kt are
expected when winds are strongest.

* Seas... combined seas of 12 to 15 feet with periods around 10
seconds are expected when waves are largest.

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

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Gale Warning means winds of 34 to 47 knots are imminent or
occuring. Operating a vessel in gale conditions requires
experience and properly equipped vessels. It is highly
recommended that mariners without the proper experience seek safe
Harbor prior to the onset of gale conditions.

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.






Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Tornado Watch , Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory , Record Report
Alaska - Winter Weather Advisory , Blizzard Warning , Winter Weather Statement , Wind Chill Advisory , Wind Chill Warning
Arizona - Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory
California - Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch, High Surf Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, High Surf Warning, Coastal Flood Advisory , High Surf Warning, Flash Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory , Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, High Surf Advisory , Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, High Surf Warning , High Surf Warning, Coastal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning, Winter Weather Advisory , Hydrologic Statement , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Winter Storm Warning , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Coastal Flood Advisory , High Wind Warning , Dense Fog Advisory
Delaware - Coastal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory, Wind Advisory
District of Columbia - Record Report
Florida - Tornado Warning , Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Flood Statement , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Flood Statement, Coastal Hazard Statement , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Flood Statement, Beach Hazard Statement, Coastal Hazard Statement , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Record Report
Georgia - Tornado Warning , Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Record Report
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory , High Wind Warning
Idaho - Areal Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Air Quality Alert
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Indiana - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Iowa - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Record Report
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory
Maryland - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Massachusetts - Areal Flood Watch , High Wind Watch , Dense Fog Advisory, High Wind Watch , Dense Fog Advisory, High Wind Warning , Dense Fog Advisory
Michigan - Flood Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Minnesota - Winter Weather Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Wind Advisory
Missouri - Wind Advisory , Record Report
Montana - Winter Weather Advisory
Nebraska - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
New Jersey - Coastal Flood Advisory , High Wind Warning , Wind Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory, Wind Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , High Wind Warning, Dense Fog Advisory
New Mexico - Winter Storm Watch
New York - Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, Coastal Flood Watch , High Wind Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
North Carolina - Special Statement , Record Report
Ohio - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Oklahoma - Lake Wind Advisory
Oregon - High Surf Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Dense Fog Advisory
Pennsylvania - Dense Fog Advisory, Wind Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement
Rhode Island - Areal Flood Watch , Dense Fog Advisory, High Wind Warning , Dense Fog Advisory
South Carolina - Lake Wind Advisory
South Dakota - Dense Fog Advisory
Tennessee - Wind Advisory
Texas - Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , High Wind Warning, Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
Utah - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Record Report
Virginia - Special Statement , Record Report
Washington - Winter Weather Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory
West Virginia - Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
- Tornado Watch
- Marine Fog Advisory

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