Santa Barbara

Wind Advisory:

Issued at: 2:32 PM PDT on August 4, 2015, expires at: 6:00 AM PDT on August 05, 2015
  • ...Wind Advisory in effect until 6 am PDT Wednesday... The National Weather Service in Los Angeles/Oxnard has issued a Wind Advisory...which is in effect until 6 am PDT Wednesday.
  • Timing...late this afternoon through Wednesday morning. Strongest during the evening and early morning hours.
  • Winds...areas of northwest to north winds of 20 to 30 mph with gusts of 35 to 45 mph. Strongest through and below canyons and passes along western portions of the Santa Ynez range...with local gusts up to 55 mph in the hills.
  • Impacts...major roadways that could be affected include Highway 101...especially between Goleta and well as Highway 154 near San Marcos Pass. Precautionary/preparedness actions... When driving...use extra caution. Be prepared for sudden gusty cross winds. Sukup/gomberg

First Alert Weather Video Forecast

Cooler Air Is Coming

Low pressure off the California Coast will usher somewhat cooler air and more clouds later this week.