Ventura County Coast Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Beach Hazard Statement
Issued: 5:16 PM PDT Apr. 25, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Beach hazards statement in effect through Friday evening...

The National Weather Service in Los Angeles/Oxnard has issued a
beach hazards statement for elevated surf and strong rip currents,
which is in effect through Friday evening.

* Hazards... dangerous rip currents and breaking waves are expected
due to elevated surf of 3 to 6 feet. Local sets to 8 feet are
possible. Highest surf is expected each afternoon and evening on
west-facing beaches.

* Impacts... there is an increased risk of ocean drowning. Rip
currents can pull swimmers and surfers out to sea. Waves can
wash people off beaches and rocks... and capsize small boats
nearshore.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A beach hazards statement is issued when threats such as rip
currents... longshore currents... sneaker waves and other hazards
create life-threatening conditions in the surf zone. Swim near a
lifeguard. If caught in a rip current, relax and float. Don't
swim against the current. If able, swim in a direction following
the shoreline. If unable to escape, face the shore and call or
wave for help.





Public Information Statement
Issued: 8:45 PM PDT Apr. 25, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Strongest winds over the past 3 hours across SW CA...

Location speed time/date elevation (ft.)

... Ventura County coast...
Ventura Fairgrounds 30 mph 0625 PM 04/25 32

... Santa Ynez Valley...
Santa Ynez apt. 32 mph 0535 PM 04/25 671

... Santa Clarita valley...
del Valle 35 mph 0755 PM 04/25 1277
Newhall pass 33 mph 0756 PM 04/25 2134

... Santa Barbara County South Coast...
Refugio hills 35 mph 0606 PM 04/25 1464

... Santa Barbara County central coast...
pt. Conception lighthouse 44 mph 0738 PM 04/25 24
Jalama beach 40 mph 0743 PM 04/25 29

... San Luis Obispo County interior valleys...
Paso Robles apt 32 mph 0613 PM 04/25 810

... San Luis Obispo County central coast...
pt. Piedras Blancas 37 mph 0733 PM 04/25 46

... Los Angeles County San Fernando Valley...
Van Nuys apt. 36 mph 0738 PM 04/25 799
Pacoima (whiteman apt.) 32 mph 0655 PM 04/25 1003

... Los Angeles County mountains excluding the Santa Monica range...
Whitaker Peak 54 mph 0757 PM 04/25 4120
Camp nine 49 mph 0755 PM 04/25 4000
Warm Springs 40 mph 0753 PM 04/25 4930

... Los Angeles County coast including downtown Los Angeles...
Beverly Hills 40 mph 0755 PM 04/25 1259
port of la, pier S 30 mph 0542 PM 04/25 0
Henry Ford bridge, long beac 30 mph 0548 PM 04/25 0

... Catalina and Santa Barbara islands...
Catalina apt. 30 mph 0659 PM 04/25 1602

... Antelope Valley...
poppy park 41 mph 0656 PM 04/25 2759
Palmdale apt. 36 mph 0634 PM 04/25 2543
Lancaster Fox Field 36 mph 0535 PM 04/25 2351

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposures. We thank all volunteer weather observers
for their dedication. Not all data listed are considered official.



845 PM PDT Tue Apr 25 2017

... Strongest winds over the past 3 hours across SW CA...

Location speed time/date elevation (ft.)

... Ventura County coast...
Ventura Fairgrounds 30 mph 0625 PM 04/25 32

... Santa Ynez Valley...
Santa Ynez apt. 32 mph 0535 PM 04/25 671

... Santa Clarita valley...
del Valle 35 mph 0755 PM 04/25 1277
Newhall pass 33 mph 0756 PM 04/25 2134

... Santa Barbara County South Coast...
Refugio hills 35 mph 0606 PM 04/25 1464

... Santa Barbara County central coast...
pt. Conception lighthouse 44 mph 0738 PM 04/25 24
Jalama beach 40 mph 0743 PM 04/25 29

... San Luis Obispo County interior valleys...
Paso Robles apt 32 mph 0613 PM 04/25 810

... San Luis Obispo County central coast...
pt. Piedras Blancas 37 mph 0733 PM 04/25 46

... Los Angeles County San Fernando Valley...
Van Nuys apt. 36 mph 0738 PM 04/25 799
Pacoima (whiteman apt.) 32 mph 0655 PM 04/25 1003

... Los Angeles County mountains excluding the Santa Monica range...
Whitaker Peak 54 mph 0757 PM 04/25 4120
Camp nine 49 mph 0755 PM 04/25 4000
Warm Springs 40 mph 0753 PM 04/25 4930

... Los Angeles County coast including downtown Los Angeles...
Beverly Hills 40 mph 0755 PM 04/25 1259
port of la, pier S 30 mph 0542 PM 04/25 0
Henry Ford bridge, long beac 30 mph 0548 PM 04/25 0

... Catalina and Santa Barbara islands...
Catalina apt. 30 mph 0659 PM 04/25 1602

... Antelope Valley...
poppy park 41 mph 0656 PM 04/25 2759
Palmdale apt. 36 mph 0634 PM 04/25 2543
Lancaster Fox Field 36 mph 0535 PM 04/25 2351

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposures. We thank all volunteer weather observers
for their dedication. Not all data listed are considered official.


355 PM PDT Tue Apr 25 2017

... Strongest winds over the past 3 hours across SW CA...

Location speed time/date elevation (ft.)

... Ventura County coast...
Oxnard apt. 35 mph 0203 PM 04/25 66
Point Mugu NAS 31 mph 0243 PM 04/25 13

... Santa Ynez Valley...
Sedgwick Reserve, Santa Ynez 30 mph 0240 PM 04/25 1153

... Santa Clarita valley...
Newhall pass 30 mph 1256 PM 04/25 2134

... Santa Barbara County South Coast...
leadbetter beach 34 mph 0305 PM 04/25 45
Santa Barbara apt. 32 mph 0249 PM 04/25 9
Refugio hills 32 mph 0306 PM 04/25 1464
San Marcos Pass RAWS 30 mph 0306 PM 04/25 1491
Santa Barbara pier 30 mph 0136 PM 04/25 0

... Santa Barbara County mountains...
Figueroa Mountain 31 mph 0135 PM 04/25 3183

... Santa Barbara County central coast...
pt. Conception lighthouse 44 mph 0237 PM 04/25 24
Jalama beach 43 mph 0322 PM 04/25 29
Santa Maria apt. 39 mph 0232 PM 04/25 242
vandenberg AFB 37 mph 0246 PM 04/25 369
Lompoc apt. 36 mph 0207 PM 04/25 88

... San Luis Obispo County central coast...
Port San Luis nos 39 mph 0248 PM 04/25 523
pt. Piedras Blancas 33 mph 0323 PM 04/25 46
San Luis Obispo apt. 32 mph 0230 PM 04/25 194
Cambria (white rock cnsrv AR 31 mph 0230 PM 04/25 60

... Los Angeles County San Fernando Valley...
Pacoima (whiteman apt.) 35 mph 0155 PM 04/25 1003
Burbank (bob hope apt.) 30 mph 0109 PM 04/25 778

... Los Angeles County mountains excluding the Santa Monica range...
Camp nine 48 mph 1255 PM 04/25 4000
Whitaker Peak 45 mph 1257 PM 04/25 4120
Sandberg 38 mph 0240 PM 04/25 4510

... Los Angeles County coast including downtown Los Angeles...
port of la, Angels Gate 32 mph 0248 PM 04/25 0
Cabrillo Beach 31 mph 0307 PM 04/25 24
2 WSW Seal Beach 30 mph 0208 PM 04/25 30
Torrance 30 mph 0150 PM 04/25 110
l.A. Intl apt 30 mph 0214 PM 04/25 97

... Antelope Valley...
Lancaster Fox Field 40 mph 0207 PM 04/25 2351
Palmdale apt. 39 mph 0227 PM 04/25 2543

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposures. We thank all volunteer weather observers
for their dedication. Not all data listed are considered official.



355 PM PDT Tue Apr 25 2017

... Strongest winds over the past 3 hours across SW CA...

Location speed time/date elevation (ft.)

... Ventura County coast...
Oxnard apt. 35 mph 0203 PM 04/25 66
Point Mugu NAS 31 mph 0243 PM 04/25 13

... Santa Ynez Valley...
Sedgwick Reserve, Santa Ynez 30 mph 0240 PM 04/25 1153

... Santa Clarita valley...
Newhall pass 30 mph 1256 PM 04/25 2134

... Santa Barbara County South Coast...
leadbetter beach 34 mph 0305 PM 04/25 45
Santa Barbara apt. 32 mph 0249 PM 04/25 9
Refugio hills 32 mph 0306 PM 04/25 1464
San Marcos Pass RAWS 30 mph 0306 PM 04/25 1491
Santa Barbara pier 30 mph 0136 PM 04/25 0

... Santa Barbara County mountains...
Figueroa Mountain 31 mph 0135 PM 04/25 3183

... Santa Barbara County central coast...
pt. Conception lighthouse 44 mph 0237 PM 04/25 24
Jalama beach 43 mph 0322 PM 04/25 29
Santa Maria apt. 39 mph 0232 PM 04/25 242
vandenberg AFB 37 mph 0246 PM 04/25 369
Lompoc apt. 36 mph 0207 PM 04/25 88

... San Luis Obispo County central coast...
Port San Luis nos 39 mph 0248 PM 04/25 523
pt. Piedras Blancas 33 mph 0323 PM 04/25 46
San Luis Obispo apt. 32 mph 0230 PM 04/25 194
Cambria (white rock cnsrv AR 31 mph 0230 PM 04/25 60

... Los Angeles County San Fernando Valley...
Pacoima (whiteman apt.) 35 mph 0155 PM 04/25 1003
Burbank (bob hope apt.) 30 mph 0109 PM 04/25 778

... Los Angeles County mountains excluding the Santa Monica range...
Camp nine 48 mph 1255 PM 04/25 4000
Whitaker Peak 45 mph 1257 PM 04/25 4120
Sandberg 38 mph 0240 PM 04/25 4510

... Los Angeles County coast including downtown Los Angeles...
port of la, Angels Gate 32 mph 0248 PM 04/25 0
Cabrillo Beach 31 mph 0307 PM 04/25 24
2 WSW Seal Beach 30 mph 0208 PM 04/25 30
Torrance 30 mph 0150 PM 04/25 110
l.A. Intl apt 30 mph 0214 PM 04/25 97

... Antelope Valley...
Lancaster Fox Field 40 mph 0207 PM 04/25 2351
Palmdale apt. 39 mph 0227 PM 04/25 2543

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposures. We thank all volunteer weather observers
for their dedication. Not all data listed are considered official.