Santa Barbara

Flash Flood Watch:

Issued at: 9:07 PM PDT on July 29, 2015, expires at: 8:00 PM PDT on July 30, 2015
  • ...Flash Flood Watch in effect from late Thursday morning through Thursday evening... The National Weather Service in Los Angeles/Oxnard has issued a
  • Flash Flood Watch for a portion of southwest California... including the following areas...Cuyama Valley...Santa Barbara County mountains and Ventura County mountains.
  • From late Thursday morning through Thursday evening.
  • Stronger or slower moving thunderstorm will potentially bring rainfall rates of 1 to 2 inches or greater per hour. This could lead to flash flooding...debris flows...and Rockslides across the warning area.
  • Normally dry washes and arroyos could rise quickly leading to flash flooding downstream. Roads could be closed due to water flowing over them as well as mud and rocks washing onto them. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation. Anyone travelling into the watch area on Thursday should check the latest National Weather Service statements and warnings as well as the latest Road conditions. Gomberg/Bruno

First Alert Weather Video Forecast

Wednesday Evening Forecast

Isolated showers will be possible through Friday as the monsoonal flow pays a visit to the Tri-Counties.