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Current Watches, Warnings and Advisories for Santa Cruz (CAC087) California Issued by the National Weather Service


Wind Advisory Wind Advisory - Santa Cruz (California)

Updated:Thu 30-Mar-17 12:41pm PDT
Effective:Thu 30-Mar-17 12:41pm PDT
Expires:Thu 30-Mar-17 08:00pm PDT

Areas affected: Coastal North Bay Including Point Reyes National Seashore; San Francisco; San Fransisco Peninsula Coast; Southern Monterey Bay and Big Sur Coast
Instructions: A wind advisory means that wind gusts of at least 45 mph are expected. Winds this strong can make driving difficult... Especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

Message summary: ...locally windy conditions expected from this afternoon through midday friday...
.blustery conditions are forecast to develop behind a cold front this afternoon as northwest winds increase. Locally strong northwest winds are expected near the coast from this afternoon into this evening. Winds will decrease near the coast by the late evening hours, but increase in the hills. Locally strong and gusty winds are then expected in the hills from the overnight hours tonight through midday friday.
...wind advisory remains in effect until 8 pm pdt this evening...
* timing...winds will increase by midday thursday and remain strong and gusty into thursday evening. Strongest winds are expected from mid afternoon through early evening thursday.
* winds...northwest winds of 20 to 30 mph are forecast along with gusts up to 45 mph.
* impacts...possible downed trees and limbs, blowing debris, and local power outages.
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Source: NWS Watches, Warnings or Advisories for zone CAC087


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