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Flash Flood Warning

Statement as of 6:28 AM PST on January 22, 2017

Expires 1:30 PM EST on January 22, 2017


The National Weather Service in the San Francisco Bay area has issued
a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
central Santa Cruz County in northern California...

* until 1030 am PST

* at 626 am PST, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated
heavy rain falling across the warned area. Additionally, the
latest river gage readings at big trees in Felton indicate water
levels have reached flood stage which first affects Paradise Park
downstream. It is likely that Felton Grove will flood as
well. Flash flooding is expected to begin shortly.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Paradise Park, Felton Grove, and possibly low areas near the
Tannery arts center in Santa Cruz.

Excessive rainfall over the warned area will cause mud slides near
steep terrain. The mud slide can consist of rock, mud, vegetation and
other loose materials.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

A Flash Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring.
If you are in the warned area move to higher ground immediately.
Residents living along streams and creeks should take immediate
precautions to protect life and property.


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Flash Flood Watch, High Surf Advisory

Statement as of 3:50 AM PST on January 22, 2017

Expires 6:00 AM EST on January 24, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through this afternoon...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* a portion of western California... including the following
areas... coastal North Bay including Point Reyes National
Seashore... East Bay hills and the Diablo Range... East Bay
interior valleys... mountains of San Benito County and interior
Monterey County including Pinnacles National Monument... North
Bay interior valleys... North Bay mountains... northern Monterey
Bay... northern Salinas valley/Hollister Valley and Carmel
Valley... San Francisco... San Francisco Bay shoreline... San
Francisco peninsula coast... Santa Clara Valley including San
Jose... Santa Cruz Mountains... Santa Lucia mountains and Los
Padres National Forest... southern Monterey Bay and Big Sur
coast and southern Salinas valley/Arroyo Seco and Lake San
Antonio.

* Through this afternoon.

* Periods of heavy rain on already saturated soils will impact the
region through this afternoon.

* The primary impacts will be localized ponding of water on low
lying roadways with poor drainage... rapid rises on streams and
creeks with some likely exceeding bankfull... some river
flooding... and potential rock and mud slides. Recent burn
scars will also be susceptible to debris flows during periods
of intense rainfall.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.




247 am PST sun Jan 22 2017

... High surf advisory in effect until 3 am PST Tuesday...
... High surf warning will expire at 3 am PST...

The National Weather Service in San Francisco has issued a high
surf advisory... which is in effect until 3 am PST Tuesday.

* Swell... west swell 14 to 17 feet. Swell periods 15 seconds.

* Surf... breaker heights 25 to 30 ft.

* Timing... continuing through early Tuesday morning.

* Impacts... large breaking waves... strong rip currents... and
sneaker waves.

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






High Wind Warning

Statement as of 3:55 AM PST on January 22, 2017

Expires 1:00 PM EST on January 22, 2017


... High Wind Warning remains in effect until 10 am PST this
morning...

* timing... through this morning.

* Winds... sustained southerly winds 35 to 50 mph with gusts
greater than 60 mph... strongest near the coast and in higher
elevations.

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

A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected
or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or gusts
of 58 mph or more can lead to property damage.





Gale Warning, Small Craft Advisory

Statement as of 4:03 AM PST on January 22, 2017

Expires 6:00 PM EST on January 23, 2017


... Storm Warning remains in effect until 5 am PST early this
morning...
... Gale Warning remains in effect until 10 am PST this morning...
... Small Craft Advisory remains in effect from 10 am this morning
to 3 PM PST Monday...

* winds and waves: see the coastal waters forecast (cwfmtr) or
our marine Page at http://weather.Gov/sanfrancisco/marine.Php
for more details.

* Winds... southeast winds 40 to 50 kt becoming west 25 to 35 kt
this morning.

* Waves/seas... seas 15 to 18 feet at 17 seconds.

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 wind speeds of 21 to 33 knots
are expected to produce hazardous wave conditions to small craft.
Inexperienced mariners... especially those operating smaller
vessels should avoid navigating in these conditions.

A Storm Warning means winds of 48 to 63 knots are imminent or
occuring. Recreational boaters should remain in port... or take
shelter until winds and waves subside. Commercial vessels should
prepare for very strong winds and dangerous sea conditions... and
consider remaining in port or taking shelter in port until winds
and waves subside.







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Arizona - Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
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Colorado - Winter Storm Warning , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Coastal Flood Advisory , High Wind Warning
Delaware - Coastal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory
District of Columbia - Record Report
Florida - Tornado Warning , Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , 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 , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Georgia - Tornado Warning , Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
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 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 , Public Information Statement
Maryland - Dense Fog Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Massachusetts - Areal Flood Watch , High Wind Warning , High Wind Watch
Michigan - Flood Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Minnesota - Winter Weather Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Missouri - Wind Advisory , Record Report
Montana - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Nebraska - Public Information Statement
Nevada - Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Avalanche Warning , 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
North Carolina - Record Report
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Ohio - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Oklahoma - Lake Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
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Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement
Rhode Island - Areal Flood Watch , High Wind Warning
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Utah - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Record Report
Virginia - Record Report
Washington - Winter Weather Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory
West Virginia - Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
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Wyoming - Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
- Tornado Watch
- Marine Fog Advisory

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