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High Winds Creating Critical Fire Weather Threats in California; Heavy Rains Along Gulf Coast

Strong to high winds are creating critical fire weather conditions across much of California, and explosive fire growth in Southern California. Wind gradients gradually weaken Sunday and through mid next week. Conversely, very wet conditions will develop this week as week along the Gulf Coast; and unsettled weather pattern to the north with snow from the Great Basin to the High Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

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

Haze

66°F

19°C

Humidity 24%
Wind Speed NE 15 MPH
Barometer 29.77 in
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Last update 16 Dec 3:05 pm PST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSE Santa Maria CA

High Surf Advisory until December 17, 09:00am
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High Surf Advisory
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    High Surf Advisory until December 17, 09:00am

    NOW until
    9:00am Sun

    High Surf Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 65. Breezy, with a north wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 65 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 46. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 66. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 46. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 70. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 47.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 68.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 48.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 65. Breezy, with a north wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 46. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 66. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the morning.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 46. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east in the evening.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 70. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 68.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 65.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 66.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSE Santa Maria CA
 34.9°N 120.4°W (Elev. 397 ft)
2:05 pm PST Dec 16, 2017
3pm PST Dec 16, 2017-6pm PST Dec 23, 2017
 
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