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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OXNARD CA
503 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

CAZ037-038-051>053-060130-
SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY MOUNTAINS CA-CUYAMA VALLEY CA-
SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY INTERIOR VALLEYS CA-
VENTURA COUNTY MOUNTAINS CA-SANTA BARBARA COUNTY MOUNTAINS CA-
503 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHERN VENTURA...SOUTHEASTERN
SAN LUIS OBISPO AND NORTHEAST SANTA BARBARA COUNTIES UNTIL
630 PM PDT...

AT 457 PM PDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM ACROSS
THE BORDER OF THE MOUNTAINS OF NORTHWEST VENTURA COUNTY AND SOUTHWEST KERN
COUNTY...EXTENDING WESTWARD INTO THE EASTERN PORTION OF THE CUYAMA VALLEY
AND CARRIZO PLAIN. THIS STORM WAS MOVING OT THE NORTHWEST AT 5 TO 10 MPH.

DIME SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM...POTENTIALLY IMPACTING PORTIONS OF HIGHWAY 33 AND 166.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
HIGHWAY 33...
HIGHWAY 166...
CUYAMA...
VENTUCOPA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

HEAVY RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 3508 11947 3490 11947 3490 11938 3488 11938
      3488 11936 3483 11939 3479 11948 3494 11963
      3508 11949
TIME...MOT...LOC 2357Z 240DEG 49KT 3494 11932

$$

GOMBERG/BOLDT



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