Powerful Pacific Storm to Bring Widespread Hazardous Weather to West Coast; Two Storm Systems to Impact Central and Eastern U.S.

A powerful Pacific storm will hammer the West Coast into Friday with strong winds, heavy rain and heavy mountain snow. Heavy rain will bring a threat of flash flooding along recent burn scars while blizzard conditions are expected in the Sierras. Meanwhile, two winter storms will bring areas of heavy snow and freezing rain followed by bitter cold into this weekend from the Plains to the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (KSBA)

Lat: 34.42611°NLon: 119.84361°WElev: 10ft.

Overcast

60°F

16°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed ESE 10 MPH
Barometer 30.10 in (1019.2 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Jan 12:53 pm PST
Extended Forecast for

Isla Vista CA

High Surf Advisory until January 18, 09:00pm
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High Surf Advisory
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    High Surf Advisory until January 18, 09:00pm

    NOW until
    9:00pm Fri

    High Surf Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Rain.  High near 62. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    High: 62 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain.  Low around 53. Breezy, with an east southeast wind 20 to 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers, mainly before 5pm.  High near 62. South southeast wind around 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. North northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 44.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 69.

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 44.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Rain. High near 62. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tonight
Rain. Low around 53. Breezy, with an east southeast wind 20 to 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Thursday
Showers, mainly before 5pm. High near 62. South southeast wind around 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. North northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 69.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 69.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
M.L.King Day
Sunny, with a high near 64.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 45.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
Isla Vista CA
 34.41°N 119.85°W (Elev. 3 ft)
8:14 am PST Jan 16, 2019
1pm PST Jan 16, 2019-6pm PST Jan 22, 2019
 
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