Vigorous System Impacting the Northwest; Large System To Affect East

A potent storm system is delivering heavy rainfall, strong winds, rough surf and beach erosion along the Pacific Northwest coast with mountain snow inland. Expect a couple more systems to arrive late week into the weekend. Meanwhile, another developing large scale system will deliver a heavy rain and renewed flood threat to much of the East late Wednesday through Friday, which may impact travel. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

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

Partly Cloudy

64°F

18°C

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed NW 8 MPH
Barometer 30.27 in (1025.2 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Dec 10:51 am PST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSW Santa Maria CA

High Surf Advisory until December 20, 04:00pm
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High Surf Advisory
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    High Surf Advisory until December 20, 04:00pm

    NOW until
    4:00pm Thu

    High Surf Advisory

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 66. North northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 48. North northwest wind around 15 mph becoming northeast in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 73. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 47. East northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 70. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 66. North northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 48. North northwest wind around 15 mph becoming northeast in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 73. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47. East northeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 70. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSW Santa Maria CA
 34.89°N 120.46°W (Elev. 292 ft)
4:11 am PST Dec 18, 2018
11am PST Dec 18, 2018-6pm PST Dec 24, 2018
 
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