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A large storm system will extend from the West Coast to the Great Lakes during the next couple days bringing hazardous weather to many parts of the country. Heavy snow is expected in the higher terrain of the West, along with very strong winds. Snow and ice will disrupt travel in parts of the Midwest, and heavy rain could cause widespread flooding in the Mississippi Valley and Great Lakes. Read More >

Current conditions at

Santa Maria Public Airport/Capt G Allan Hancock Field (KSMX)

Lat: 34.89408°NLon: 120.45212°WElev: 243ft.

Fair

48°F

9°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed NW 14 MPH
Barometer 29.97 in
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill42°F (6°C)
Last update 18 Feb 10:35 pm PST
Extended Forecast for

Santa Maria CA

High Surf Advisory February 19, 06:00am until February 20, 02:00pm
Hard Freeze Warning February 20, 01:00am until February 20, 09:00am
Hard Freeze Warning February 21, 01:00am until February 21, 09:00am
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High Surf Advisory
Hard Freeze Warning
Hard Freeze Warning
  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A 40 percent chance of showers before 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 51. Breezy, with a northwest wind 5 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Breezy.
    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Areas of frost after 11pm.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 29. Blustery, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph becoming light  in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.

    Areas Frost
    and Blustery
    then Areas
    Frost

    Low: 29 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Areas of frost before 11am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 57. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Areas Frost
    then Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Areas of frost after 11pm.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 29. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northeast in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Areas Frost

    Low: 29 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Areas of frost before 11am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 60.

    Areas Frost
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 36.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 36 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Washington's Birthday
A 40 percent chance of showers before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 51. Breezy, with a northwest wind 5 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Monday Night
Areas of frost after 11pm. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 29. Blustery, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph becoming light in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Tuesday
Areas of frost before 11am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 57. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
Areas of frost after 11pm. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 29. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northeast in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday
Areas of frost before 11am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 60.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 60.
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Point Forecast:
Santa Maria CA
 34.96°N 120.45°W (Elev. 197 ft)
7:35 pm PST Feb 18, 2018
11pm PST Feb 18, 2018-6pm PST Feb 25, 2018
 
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