Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS San Francisco Bay Area, CA

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service San Francisco CA
916 PM PDT Sun Mar 18 2018

San Francisco-
Coastal North Bay Including Point Reyes National Seashore-
North Bay Interior Valleys-North Bay Mountains-
San Francisco Bay Shoreline-San Francisco Peninsula Coast-
East Bay Interior Valleys-East Bay Hills and the Diablo Range-
Santa Cruz Mountains-Santa Clara Valley Including San Jose-
Southern Salinas Valley/Arroyo Seco and Lake San Antonio-
Santa Lucia Mountains and Los Padres National Forest-
Mountains Of San Benito County And Interior Monterey County
Including Pinnacles National Park-
Northern Salinas Valley/Hollister Valley and Carmel Valley-
Northern Monterey Bay-Southern Monterey Bay and Big Sur Coast-
916 PM PDT Sun Mar 18 2018

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for the San Francisco Bay Area
and Monterey Bay Area.

.DAY ONE...Sunday night

Cool temperatures are forecast, although temperatures will not be
as cool as Saturday night. Patchy dense fog is possible late.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

A storm system with significant moisture is forecast to impact the
San Francisco Bay Area and Monterey Bay Area from Tuesday through
Thursday. This system is expected to produce periods of heavy
rain, particularly across the Santa Lucia Mountains above Big Sur.
This system will also produce strong and gusty winds at times,
with strongest winds expected Wednesday and Wednesday night.

The following hazards are possible between Tuesday and Thursday:

 * Localized urban flooding, mainly in low lying areas or poorly
   drained areas.
 * Small stream flooding, mainly streams that flow out of the
   Santa Lucia Mountains along the Big Sur Coast.
 * Gusty winds may result in power outages due to downed trees and
   powerlines. Strongest winds are expected Wednesday and
   Wednesday night.
 * Mudslides or debris flows could occur if soils become saturated.
   This is most likely along the Big Sur Coast.

Please monitor latest weather reports for updated information on
this upcoming weather event.


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