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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
945 PM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR AREAS NEAR THE SILVERADO BURN SCAR...

.RAIN TOTALS WERE INCREASED SLIGHTLY SINCE THE LAST ISSUANCE. A
LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM MOVING THROUGH THE AREA WILL BRING A PERIOD
OF MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN BETWEEN 3 AM AND 8 AM SATURDAY. RAIN
RATES DURING THIS TIME MAY BE HIGH ENOUGH TO PRODUCE FLASH
FLOODING AND DEBRIS FLOWS OVER AND NEAR THE SILVERADO BURN SCAR.
THE RAIN WILL CHANGE OVER THE SCATTERED SHOWERS SATURDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT.

CAZ057-311300-
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
SANTA ANA MOUNTAINS AND FOOTHILLS-
945 PM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY EVENING
THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* A PORTION OF SOUTHWEST CALIFORNIA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING
  AREA...SANTA ANA MOUNTAINS AND FOOTHILLS.

* FROM FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING

* FORECAST RAINFALL OF 0.40 TO 0.70 INCHES WILL CREATE THE
  POSSIBILITY FOR FLASH FLOODING OVER AND NEAR THE SILVERADO BURN
  SCAR. HEAVIEST RAINFALL AND THE HIGHEST RAINFALL RATES ARE
  EXPECTED BETWEEN 3 AM AND 8 AM PDT SATURDAY MORNING. THIS IS
  WHEN THE FLASH FLOOD THREAT WILL BE THE GREATEST. ADDITIONAL
  LIGHT SHOWERS WILL BE POSSIBLE OVER THE AREA THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT.

* THE RISK OF FLASH FLOODING AND DEBRIS FLOWS WILL BE GREATEST
  OVER AND DOWNSTREAM OF THE SILVERADO BURN SCAR. SILVERADO CANYON
  ROAD WILL BE ESPECIALLY SUSCEPTIBLE TO DEBRIS FLOWS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

$$

MOEDE


Winter Weather Advisory


URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
946 PM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

...LIGHT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS AT HIGHER ELEVATIONS FRIDAY NIGHT
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.A COLD LOW PRESSURE TROUGH WILL MOVE ACROSS SOUTHWESTERN
CALIFORNIA FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY. THE SYSTEM IS FORECAST
TO GENERATE SNOW SHOWERS IN THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF THE
MOUNTAINS...WITH THE HEAVIEST SHOWERS OCCURRING SATURDAY MORNING.
CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE ON SUNDAY.

CAZ055-056-311300-
/O.CON.KSGX.WW.Y.0006.141101T0600Z-141101T2100Z/
SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY MOUNTAINS-RIVERSIDE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...BALDWIN LAKE...
BIG BEAR CITY...BIG BEAR LAKE...FAWNSKIN
946 PM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM FRIDAY TO
2 PM PDT SATURDAY ABOVE 6500 FEET...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY ABOVE 6500 FEET REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM
11 PM FRIDAY TO 2 PM PDT SATURDAY.

* ELEVATION...ABOVE 6500 FEET.

* SNOW LEVELS...NEAR 7000 FT FRIDAY NIGHT...LOWERING TO 6000 FT
  BY LATE SATURDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...1 TO 2 INCHES BETWEEN 6500-7500 FT. 3 TO 5
  INCHES ABOVE 7500 FT. HIGHER AMOUNTS WILL BE POSSIBLE ON
  MOUNTAIN PEAKS.

* TIMING...LATE FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: BALDWIN LAKE...BIG BEAR CITY...BIG BEAR
  LAKE...FAWNSKIN...MT SAN JACINTO STATE PARK.

* WINDS...WEST TO SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH...WITH GUSTS TO 55
  MPH. LOCAL GUSTS TO 65 MPH POSSIBLE IN WIND PRONE AREAS.

* VISIBILITY...REDUCED TO 1 MILE OR LESS AT TIMES IN SNOW...
  BLOWING SNOW...AND FOG.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BE HAZARDOUS AT HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF
  THE MOUNTAINS DUE TO SNOW ON ROADWAYS AND POOR VISIBILITY.
  CHAINS MAY BE REQUIRED IN SOME AREAS.

* OUTLOOK...CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE SUNDAY AS HIGH PRESSURE
  BUILDS ALOFT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CAUSE
TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED
VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

&&

$$

MOEDE

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HANFORD CA
843 PM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

CAZ097-311145-
/O.CON.KHNX.WW.Y.0015.141101T0300Z-141101T1800Z/
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
843 PM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM FRIDAY TO
11 AM PDT SATURDAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...SEQUOIA NATIONAL PARK INCLUDING LODGEPOLE
AND THE GENERALS HIGHWAY ABOVE 7000 FEET.

* SNOW AMOUNTS AND LEVELS...2 TO 6 INCHES ABOVE 7000 FEET.

* WINDS...WEST 15 TO 30 MPH GUSTING TO 40 MPH.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BEGIN FRIDAY EVENING AND CONTINUE THROUGH
THE   OVERNIGHT HOURS. ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL WILL END LATE
SATURDAY   MORNING.

* IMPACTS...THIS IS THE FIRST SIGNIFICANT SNOW EXPECTED FOR THE
SEASON. THE WEATHER WILL TRANSITION FROM RELATIVELY WARM AND DRY
TO COLD AND SNOWY VERY QUICKLY FRIDAY EVENING. ANYONE WITH
OUTDOOR PLANS IN THE MOUNTAINS SHOULD PLAN AHEAD FOR ADVERSE
WEATHER CONDITIONS. THIS MAY INCLUDE DELAYING TRAVEL PLANS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO A COMBINATION OF FALLING AND
BLOWING SNOW. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN
AREAS.

&&

$$

JDB

WEATHER.GOV/HANFORD

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAS VEGAS NV
423 PM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

...FIRST SIGNIFICANT SNOW OF THE SEASON COMING TO THE SOUTHERN
SIERRA...

.SNOW WILL DEVELOP OVER THE EAST SLOPES OF THE SOUTHERN SIERRA
FRIDAY EVENING AS A STRONG PACIFIC STORM PUSHES INTO CALIFORNIA.
SNOW WILL PERSIST OVERNIGHT FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY MORNING AND WILL
ALSO COMBINE WITH STRONG WINDS TO CREATE LOCAL WHITEOUT CONDITIONS
AT TIMES.

CAZ519-311315-
/O.UPG.KVEF.WS.A.0002.141101T0000Z-141101T1800Z/
/O.COR.KVEF.WW.Y.0005.141101T0000Z-141101T1800Z/
EASTERN SIERRA SLOPES-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ASPENDELL...WHITNEY PORTAL
423 PM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM FRIDAY TO 11 AM
PDT SATURDAY ABOVE 7000 FEET...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAS VEGAS HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY ABOVE 7000 FEET FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH
IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM FRIDAY TO 11 AM PDT SATURDAY. THIS REPLACES
THE WINTER STORM WATCH PREVIOUSLY IN EFFECT.


* TIMING: SNOW WILL BEGIN TO FALL ABOVE 9000 FEET EARLY FRIDAY
  EVENING THEN PERSIST OVERNIGHT BEFORE TAPERING OFF TO SNOW SHOWERS
  SATURDAY MORNING.

* SNOW LEVEL: SNOW LEVELS WILL START OUT NEAR 9000 FEET FRIDAY
  EVENING AND DROP TO NEAR 6000 FEET BY SATURDAY MORNING.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: ABOVE 7000 FEET SNOW TOTALS OF 5 TO 10
  INCHES CAN BE EXPECTED WITH LESSER AMOUNTS BELOW 7000 FEET.

* WINDS: 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 55 MPH NEAR PASSES ARE EXPECTED
  CREATING AREAS OF BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW AND WHITE OUT
  CONDITIONS.

* IMPACTS: PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CAUSE DIFFICULTIES FOR HIKERS AND
  CAMPERS AND TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES ON HIGH ELEVATION ROADS. TREES
  WITH REMAINING LEAVES ON THEIR BRANCHES MAY SUCCUMB TO THE WEIGHT
  OF THE SNOW. WIND DRIVEN SNOW WILL BE ESPECIALLY DANGEROUS
  CREATING WHITE OUT CONDITIONS AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

ANYONE PLANNING RECREATION OR TRAVEL IN THE SOUTHERN SIERRA SHOULD
PREPARE FOR HARSH WINTER CONDITIONS. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED
ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

&&

$$


Small Craft Advisory For Winds


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
917 PM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

...MODERATELY STRONG WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS SATURDAY MORNING
THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

.A DEEPENING TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE ALONG THE WEST COAST WILL
CREATE MODERATELY STRONG AND GUSTY WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS OVER
THE SAN DIEGO COUNTY COASTAL WATERS BEGINNING EARLY SATURDAY
MORNING AND CONTINUING THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT. THE STRONGEST
WINDS AND STEEPEST SEAS WILL BE IN THE OUTER COASTAL WATERS NEAR
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND. WINDS AND SEAS WILL DIMINISH DURING THE DAY
SUNDAY.

PZZ750-775-311300-
/O.CON.KSGX.SI.Y.0010.141101T1200Z-141102T1200Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM SAN MATEO POINT TO THE MEXICAN BORDER AND OUT
30 NM-
WATERS FROM SAN MATEO POINT TO THE MEXICAN BORDER EXTENDING 30 TO
60 NM OUT INCLUDING SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND-
917 PM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM PDT
SATURDAY TO 4 AM PST SUNDAY...

* WINDS...WEST TO NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30
  KNOTS.

* SEAS...RISING TO 6 TO 9 FEET IN THE OUTER WATERS...AND 4 TO 7
  FEET OVER THE INNER WATERS...WITH A PERIOD OF 12 TO 14 SECONDS.

* TIMING...EARLY SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SATURDAY
  NIGHT...WITH A POSSIBLE BRIEF LOWERING OF WIND SPEEDS SATURDAY
  AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING.

* IMPACTS...THE GUSTY WINDS AND ELEVATED SEAS WILL CREATE
  CONDITIONS HAZARDOUS FOR SMALL CRAFT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WIND MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO
33 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE
OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

FOR THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS...WARNINGS...AND OBSERVATIONS...VISIT:

HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SANDIEGO/MARINE/MARINE.PHP?WFO=SGX

HARRISON


Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
930 PM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

PZZ565-311230-
/O.CON.KMTR.SC.Y.0174.141031T1300Z-141101T0100Z/
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
930 PM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 6 PM PDT
FRIDAY...

* WINDS AND WAVES: SEE THE COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWFMTR) OR
  OUR MARINE PAGE AT HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SANFRANCISCO/MARINE.PHP
  FOR MORE DETAILS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS
ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT.
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS... ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$


Wind Advisory


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
948 PM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

...STRONG AND GUSTY ONSHORE WINDS IN THE MOUNTAINS AND DESERTS
FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM MOVING THROUGH THE REGION THIS WEEKEND
WILL CREATE GUSTY WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS IN THE MOUNTAINS AND
DESERTS. STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR SATURDAY MORNING. VISIBILITY
MAY BE REDUCED AT TIMES IN THE DESERT DUE TO BLOWING SAND...OR
OVER HIGHEST MOUNTAIN PEAKS OF SAN BERNARDINO AND RIVERSIDE COUNTY
MOUNTAINS DUE TO BLOWING SNOW. CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE LATE
SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

CAZ055-056-058-060>062-311300-
/O.CON.KSGX.WI.Y.0049.141101T0300Z-141102T0000Z/
SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY MOUNTAINS-RIVERSIDE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
SAN DIEGO COUNTY MOUNTAINS-APPLE AND LUCERNE VALLEYS-
COACHELLA VALLEY-SAN DIEGO COUNTY DESERTS-
948 PM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM FRIDAY TO 5 PM PDT
SATURDAY...

A WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM FRIDAY TO 5 PM PDT
SATURDAY.

* WINDS...WEST TO SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH...WITH GUSTS TO 55 MPH.
  LOCAL GUSTS TO 65 MPH POSSIBLE IN WIND PRONE AREAS.

* TIMING...FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* LOCATION...ALONG MOUNTAIN RIDGES...DESERT SLOPES...THROUGH
  AND BELOW CANYONS AND PASSES...AND INTO ADJACENT DESERT
  AREAS. IN THE COACHELLA VALLEY...THROUGH AND BELOW THE SAN
  GORGONIO PASS AND NORTH OF INTERSTATE 10. INTERSTATE 8 IN
  THE SAN DIEGO COUNTY MOUNTAINS AND DESERT WILL BE IMPACTED
  AS WELL.

* VISIBILITY...MAY BE REDUCED IN THE DESERT DUE TO BLOWING SAND
  OR REDUCED IN THE MOUNTAINS DUE TO BLOWING SNOW.

* IMPACTS...THE WINDS MAY MAKE FOR DIFFICULT DRIVING
  CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. WATCH OUT
  FOR BROKEN TREE LIMBS.

* OUTLOOK...CONDITIONS WILL SLIGHTLY IMPROVE LATE SATURDAY...
  AND THROUGH SUNDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

MOEDE

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HANFORD CA
827 PM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

CAZ089-091-311200-
/O.NEW.KHNX.WI.Y.0035.141031T0327Z-141031T1200Z/
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
827 PM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HANFORD HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT FRIDAY FOR THE WEST
SIDE OF THE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...INTERSTATE 5 CORRIDOR...AVENAL...SUNFLOWER
  VALLEY...LOST HILLS...KETTLEMAN CITY.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.

* TIMING...CONTINUING THROUGH 5 AM PDT FRIDAY.

* IMPACTS...BLOWING DUST...REDUCED VISIBILITIES DOWN TO 1 MILE AT
  TIMES...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL ALONG HIGHWAY 33 AND INTERSTATE 5 AND
  HIGHWAY 41 AND 46.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND GUSTS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED.
WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT... ESPECIALLY FOR
HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

JDB

WEATHER.GOV/HANFORD


Special Weather Statement


SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
347 PM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

CAZ034>041-044>046-051>054-059-087-088-547-548-311300-
SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-SANTA YNEZ VALLEY-
SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY INTERIOR VALLEYS-CUYAMA VALLEY-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY SOUTH COAST-VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
VENTURA COUNTY INTERIOR VALLEYS-VENTURA COUNTY COASTAL VALLEYS-
SANTA MONICA MOUNTAINS RECREATIONAL AREA-
SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY MOUNTAINS-SANTA BARBARA COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
VENTURA COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY MOUNTAINS EXCLUDING THE SANTA MONICA RANGE-
ANTELOPE VALLEY-CATALINA ISLAND-SANTA CLARITA VALLEY-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY SAN FERNANDO VALLEY-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY SAN GABRIEL VALLEY-
347 PM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

...PACIFIC STORM SYSTEM TO AFFECT SOUTHWESTERN CALIFORNIA FRIDAY
AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY...

A COLD UPPER LEVEL TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE AND SURFACE COLD FRONT
WILL BRING PERIODS OF RAIN...MOUNTAIN SNOW...POSSIBLE
THUNDERSTORMS...AND GUSTY WINDS TO SOUTHWESTERN CALIFORNIA FRIDAY
AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY.

A FAST MOVING COLD FRONT WILL SPREAD RAIN ALONG THE CENTRAL COAST BY
MIDDAY FRIDAY. THE PRECIPITATION WILL MOVE INLAND OVER SAN LUIS
OBISPO AND SANTA BARBARA COUNTIES FRIDAY AFTERNOON...THEN SOUTHEAST
ACROSS VENTURA AND LOS ANGELES COUNTIES THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING.
SHOWERS WILL PERSIST INTO SATURDAY MORNING ACROSS THE REGION...WITH
A CHANCE OF RESIDUAL SHOWERS MAINLY ON NORTH FACING MOUNTAIN SLOPES
BY SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND LINGERING INTO EARLY SUNDAY MORNING. MOST
AREAS ARE EXPECTED TO SEE 3 TO 4 HOURS OF RAIN WITH THE INITIAL
FRONT...THEN TURN SHOWERY AS THE FRONT MOVES EAST. THERE WILL ALSO
BE A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS OVER SAN LUIS OBISPO AND SANTA
BARBARA COUNTIES FRIDAY NIGHT AS COLDER AIR MOVES IN ALOFT. ANY
THUNDERSTORMS WOULD HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO BRING BRIEF HEAVY RAIN AND
SMALL HAIL.

RAINFALL AMOUNTS FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY ARE
GENERALLY EXPECTED TO RANGE BETWEEN THREE QUARTERS OF AN INCH TO ONE
AND ONE HALF INCHES ALONG THE CENTRAL COAST...WITH LOCAL AMOUNTS UP
TO TWO INCHES ACROSS NORTHWESTERN SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY.
OTHERWISE...RAINFALL OF ONE QUARTER TO THREE QUARTERS OF AN INCH CAN
BE EXPECTED FOR MOST AREAS...WITH LOCAL AMOUNTS UP TO ONE INCH IN
THE SAN GABRIEL MOUNTAINS.

SNOW LEVELS WILL START OUT ABOVE 7500 FEET THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING
THEN FALL TO NEAR 6500 TO 7000 FEET BY LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...AND TO
6000 TO 6500 FEET BY SATURDAY MORNING. MOST OF THE STEADY
PRECIPITATION SHOULD BE OVER BEFORE THE SNOW LEVELS LOWER
SIGNIFICANTLY. EVEN SO...2 TO 4 INCHES OF SNOW ACCUMULATION WILL BE
POSSIBLE FOR THE SAN GABRIEL MOUNTAINS AROUND 7000 FEET AND
ABOVE...WITH AN INCH OR LESS BETWEEN 6000 AND 7000 FEET. WITH THE
EXPECTED SNOWFALL COMBINED WITH GUSTY WINDS...A WINTER WEATHER
ADVISORY MAY EVENTUALLY BE NEEDED FOR THE SAN GABRIEL MOUNTAINS.

SOUTHWEST WINDS GUSTING TO 35 TO 45 MPH ARE ALSO EXPECTED OVER THE
MOUNTAINS OF VENTURA AND LOS ANGELES COUNTIES AND IN THE ANTELOPE
VALLEY FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND FRIDAY NIGHT IN ADVANCE OF THE FRONT.
WINDS WILL TURN NORTHWEST OVER THE AREA BY SATURDAY MORNING WITH
GUSTS 40 TO 45 MPH POSSIBLE IN THE MOUNTAINS AND ANTELOPE VALLEY.

RESIDENTS NEAR THE COLBY BURN AREA SHOULD MONITOR THE LATEST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECASTS AND STATEMENTS AS THE
POTENTIAL FOR LOCALLY HEAVY DOWNPOURS FRIDAY NIGHT COULD BRING THE
THREAT OF MINOR MUD AND DEBRIS FLOWS.

SINCE THIS WILL BE THE FIRST WIDESPREAD RAIN EVENT IN QUITE SOME
TIME...ROADS WILL BE EXTRA SLICK DUE TO MONTHS OF OIL BUILDUP ON
PAVED SURFACES. MOTORISTS ARE URGED TO USE EXTRA CAUTION IN THE
RAIN. IN ADDITION...PEOPLE PLANNING TO TRAVEL INTO THE MOUNTAINS
SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR WINTER WEATHER DRIVING CONDITIONS OVER THE
HIGHER ELEVATIONS.

LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR YOUR LOCAL MEDIA FOR THE LATEST
UPDATES ON THIS STORM SYSTEM.

$$

SIRARD/SUKUP


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY - HANFORD CA
929 PM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

CAZ095-098-099-311200-
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-
SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
929 PM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS
AND DESERT.

...GUSTY WINDS...

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

* WINDS: WEST 15 TO 30 MPH GUSTING TO 40 MPH.

* TIMING: FRIDAY EVENING INTO EARLY SATURDAY MORNING.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: CENTRAL AND EASTERN KERN COUNTY INCLUDING
  TEHACHAPI...MOJAVE...RIDGECREST...AND ROSAMOND.

* IMPACTS: DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS ESPECIALLY ON NORTH-SOUTH
  ORIENTED ROADS.

* STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO...OR YOUR FAVORITE NEWS
  SOURCE...FOR FURTHER INFORMATION.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT ANY SIGNIFICANT OR
UNUSUAL CONDITIONS TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY - HANFORD CA
929 PM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

CAZ091-311200-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
929 PM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE SOUTHWESTERN SAN
JOAQUIN VALLEY.

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT FRIDAY...

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

* WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT FRIDAY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

* TIMING: FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: THE SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY.

* IMPACTS: RAIN WILL MAKE ROADS SLICK ALONG HIGHWAY 99 AND
  INTERSTATE 5. TRAVEL DELAYS ALONG MAJOR ROADWAYS ARE POSSIBLE
  WITH REDUCED VISIBILITY IN HEAVIER SHOWERS. PLEASE MAKE SURE
  WINDSHIELD WIPERS ARE IN PROPER WORKING ORDER BEFORE TRAVELING
  THIS UPCOMING WEEKEND.

* STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO...OR YOUR FAVORITE NEWS
  SOURCE...FOR FURTHER INFORMATION.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT ANY SIGNIFICANT OR
UNUSUAL CONDITIONS TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

$$

JDB

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY - HANFORD CA
929 PM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

CAZ089-311200-
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
929 PM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE WEST CENTRAL SAN
JOAQUIN VALLEY.

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT FRIDAY...
...THUNDERSTORMS LATE FRIDAY...

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

* WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT FRIDAY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

* TIMING: FRIDAY AFTERNOON INTO EARLY SATURDAY MORNING.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: LOS BANOS...MERCED...FRESNO.

* IMPACTS: BRIEFLY GUSTY WINDS...HEAVY RAINFALL...AND SMALL HAIL
  MAY MAKE FOR DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS. LIGHTNING WILL ALSO
  POSE A THREAT TO OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES.

* STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO...OR YOUR FAVORITE NEWS
  SOURCE...FOR FURTHER INFORMATION.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT ANY SIGNIFICANT OR
UNUSUAL CONDITIONS TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY - HANFORD CA
500 AM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

CAZ089>094-311200-
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
TULARE COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
500 AM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN
SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY AND ADJACENT FOOTHILLS OF THE SOUTHERN SIERRA
NEVADA.

...GUSTY WINDS AND BLOWING DUST...THEN RAIN SLICK ROADS...

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

* TIMING: HALLOWEEN THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: THE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY AND ALL FOOTHILL
  LOCATIONS.

* IMPACTS: RAIN WILL MAKE ROADS SLICK ALONG HIGHWAY 99 AND
  INTERSTATE 5. TRAVEL DELAYS ALONG MAJOR ROADWAYS ARE POSSIBLE
  WITH REDUCED VISIBILITY IN HEAVIER SHOWERS. PLEASE MAKE SURE
  WINDSHIELD WIPERS ARE IN PROPER WORKING ORDER BEFORE TRAVELING
  THIS UPCOMING WEEKEND. GUSTY WINDS AHEAD OF THE RAIN ALONG THE
  WEST SIDE OF THE VALLEY CAN CREATE HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS
  IN BLOWING DUST.

* WINDS: WESTERLY WINDS GUSTING AROUND 35 MPH.

* STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO...OR YOUR FAVORITE NEWS
  SOURCE...FOR FURTHER INFORMATION.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT ANY SIGNIFICANT OR
UNUSUAL CONDITIONS TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY - HANFORD CA
500 AM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

CAZ097-311200-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
500 AM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE TULARE COUNTY
MOUNTAINS.

...SNOW ABOVE 6000 FEET...

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

* SNOW AND ELEVATION: 3 TO 6 INCHES ABOVE 6000 FEET FRIDAY NIGHT
  THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* WINDS: WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH.

* TIMING: SNOW WILL BEGIN FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE OVERNIGHT
  BEFORE TAPERING OFF SATURDAY AFTERNOON. THE HEAVIEST ACCUMULATIONS
  WILL OCCUR FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY MORNING.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: SEQUOIA NATIONAL PARK...INCLUDING
  LODGEPOLE...AS WELL AS OTHER COMMUNITIES ABOVE 6000 FEET.

* IMPACTS: THIS IS THE FIRST SIGNIFICANT SNOW EXPECTED FOR THE
  SEASON. ANYONE WITH OUTDOOR PLANS SHOULD TAKE CAUTION...AND
  TRAVEL MAY BE DIFFICULT DUE TO SNOW COVERED ROADS. ALSO CARRY A
  WINTER SURVIVAL KIT. FURTHER STATEMENTS INCLUDING ADVISORIES...
  WATCHES AND WARNINGS MAY BE NECESSARY.

* STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO...OR YOUR FAVORITE NEWS
  SOURCE...FOR FURTHER INFORMATION.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT ANY SIGNIFICANT OR
UNUSUAL CONDITIONS TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

$$

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