East Bay Interior Valleys Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Wind Advisory
Issued: 8:52 PM PST Jan. 17, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory remains in effect from 1 PM Wednesday to 1 am
PST Thursday...

* timing... Wednesday afternoon and night.

* Winds... southerly wind gusts from 40 to 50 mph... strongest
near the coast and in the hills above 1000 feet.

* Impacts... downed trees... limbs and powerlines leading to
possible power outages. Driving of high profile vehicles will
be difficult during periods of strong winds along with extra
debris on area roads.

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.




Small Craft Advisory
Issued: 8:08 PM PST Jan. 17, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Small Craft Advisory remains in effect from 1 PM to 9 PM PST
Wednesday...

A Small Craft Advisory remains in effect from 1 PM to 9 PM PST
Wednesday.

* 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.