updated: Mar 06, 2011, 8:38 PM
. Wind Advisory remains in effect from 9 am Monday to 9 am PST
The National Weather Service in Los Angeles/Oxnard has continued
a Wind Advisory the Santa Barbara South Coast and mountains. This
advisory remains in effect from 9 am Monday to 9 am PST Tuesday.
* Winds: northwest winds 20 to 35 mph with gusts to 45 to 50 mph
will develop on Monday morning. The strongest winds will occur
through and below passes and canyons... including Highway 101
through Gaviota and Highway 154 through San Marcos Pass.
* Timing: winds will increase through the day Monday... peak
Monday afternoon and early evening... then diminish Tuesday
* Impacts: sudden gusty cross winds can cause vehicle loss of
A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 mph or greater are
expected. Residents in the advisory area are advised to take
precautions now before the winds develop. Close windows and
secure outdoor objects. Motorists... especially operators of high
profile vehicles... are urged to use caution.
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