Weather Alerts for Santa Cruz Mtns

Issued by the National Weather Service

Wind Advisory  WIND ADVISORY   Wind Advisory
SANTA CRUZ MTNS

Areas Affected:
Coastal North Bay Including Point Reyes National Seashore - East Bay Hills and the Diablo Range - East Bay Interior Valleys - North Bay Interior Valleys - North Bay Mountains - Northern Monterey Bay - San Francisco - San Francisco Bay Shoreline - San Francisco Peninsula Coast - Santa Clara Valley Including San Jose - Santa Cruz Mountains
Effective: Sun, 1/17 10:00pm Updated: Sun, 1/17 8:39am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Tue, 1/19 6:00pm Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO
6 PM PST TUESDAY...
* WHAT...Offshore wind event will produce winds 15 to 30 mph with
gusts 35 to 50 mph expected. Isolated peaks could have local
gusts in excess of 65 mph. Downsloping effects will produce
gusty conditions in valley areas on the lee side of mountains.
* WHERE...San Francisco Bay Area.
* WHEN...From 10 PM Sunday to 6 PM PST Tuesday. Strongest winds
expected Monday night into Tuesday.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...High winds have the potential to topple
power lines and trees along with creating hazardous driving
conditions. Plan accordingly and secure light property outdoors
including temporary outdoor structures. Have cell phones
charged and flashlights handy if power outages occur.

Information:
Use extra caution when driving, especially if operating a high
profile vehicle. Secure outdoor objects.