March 13, 2012 11:53 PM
A series of low pressure troughs will move across the area and bring below normal temperatures through the weekend. There is a slight chance of showers in San Luis Obispo and Santa Barbara counties through Friday, mainly near the Monterey County line.
A larger and much colder system has... more »
March 13, 2012 12:08 AM
A series of low pressure troughs will move across the region and cool temperatures to below normal through the week and into the weekend. A chance of showers will begin in San Luis Obispo and Santa Barbara Counties Tuesday and persist into the Thursday with possible rain and mountain snow... more »
March 5, 2012 9:06 PM
The Paso Robles Airport set a new heat record Monday with a high of 83 degrees. It toppled the old record of 82 degrees set back in 1972, but winter weather returns to the Central Coast Tuesday with temperatures as much as 25 degrees cooler.
An area of low... more »
January 19, 2012 9:50 PM
The closure of two homeless shelters in Lompoc earlier this week could pose challenges for the Good Samaritan Shelter in Santa Maria.
The Lompoc Housing Community Development Corporation closed the Marks House and the Bridgehouse shelters on Tuesday after running out of money to operate them. Now, the city... more »
December 30, 2011 10:22 AM
Here's your final Daybreak forecast of the year. Today, we'll see mostly sunny skies except for patchy low clouds and dense fog in the morning. That will reduce visibility to one quarter mile or less in some spots. Highs will range from the lower to mid 60s at the beaches... more »
December 27, 2011 10:41 AM
Expect mostly sunny skies today after morning low clouds and patchy fog burn off. Be careful on your morning commute as dense fog will lower visibility in some areas to one quarter mile or less through mid-morning. Highs will be in the 60s with northeast winds around 15 miles per... more »
December 26, 2011 8:59 PM
You can expect mild temperatures all week long with a slight warm up midweek. There is a high surf advisory in effect until 3 p.m. Tuesday. Waves will be 10 to 12 feet with very strong rip currents, making ocean activities dangerous for anyone. A small craft advisory is also... more »
December 26, 2011 10:36 AM
Expect clear skies with highs in the upper 50s and 60s. Tonight, we'll see mostly clear skies with lows dipping into the 30s and lower 40s.
There is a high surf advisory in effect for the Central Coast from 9 am Monday morning to 3 p.m. Tuesday. If you... more »
November 24, 2011 8:38 PM
We'll see mostly cloudy skies Thursday night with a 20 percent chance of isolated showers in the evening, then becoming mostly clear. Lows will be in the 40s to lower 50s with northwest winds at 15 to 25 mph, especially for the passes and canyons.
A high surf advisory... more »
November 6, 2011 11:34 PM
Arroyo Grande .21
California Valley .12
Corbett Canyon .60
Hearst Castle .48
Morro Bay .43
Paso Robles .15
Pismo Beach... more »
November 6, 2011 10:48 PM
Arroyo Grande 64/46
CA Valley 51/37
Corbett Canyon 63/46
Hearst Castle 55/41
Los Osos 63/49
Morro Bay 58/50
Paso Robles... more »
November 6, 2011 10:39 PM
Tonight, expect partly cloudy skies with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, then mostly clear skies. Lows will be in the upper 30s and 40s with northwest winds at 15 to 25 mph.
Monday, you can expect plenty of sunshine. Highs will be in the upper 50s... more »
November 6, 2011 12:23 AM
Arroyo Grande 64/38 Atascadero 61/30 Bradley 57/32 CA Valley 53/32 Cambria 56/34 Cayucos 57/41 Corbett Canyon 61/41 Cuyama 54/31 Goleta 66/42 Lompoc 61/36 Los Osos 62/37 Morro Bay 57/42 Nipomo 54/35 Oceano 67/40 Paso Robles 58/33 Pismo Beach 60/43 Pozo 58/33 San Luis Obispo 60/37 Santa Barbara 66/49 Santa Margarita... more »
November 6, 2011 12:16 AM
Tonight, we'll see mostly cloudy skies, then rain overnight. Lows will be mostly in the 40s with some inland areas dropping into the 30s.
Don't forget to set your clocks back 1 hour tonight at the end of Daylight Saving Time.
Showers will likely continue through the morning,... more »
October 27, 2011 9:35 PM
A Delta two rocket is set to blast off early tomorrow morning from Vandenberg Air Force Base. The rocket is scheduled to launch at 2:48 A.M. It will carry NASA's most advanced weather satellite as well as some student projects involving Cal Poly students. The satellite, called NPP, will take... more »
October 21, 2011 10:19 AM
Today, expect low clouds and fog in the morning then sunny skies. Some clouds will linger at the beaches through the afternoon. We'll see highs from the lower to mid 60s at the beaches, 70s for the coastal areas, and upper 70s to low 80s inland. Winds will be out... more »
October 19, 2011 10:59 AM
Expect low clouds and fog with patchy drizzle in the morning, then partly cloudy skies. We'll see highs in the 60s at the beaches to the mid 70s for the coastal areas and upper 70s to low 80s inland. Winds will be out of the northwest at 10 to 20... more »
October 18, 2011 10:55 AM
We'll see areas of low clouds and fog this morning, then sunshine by the afternoon. Highs will be in the 60s at the beaches, 70s for the coastal areas and upper 80s to low 90s inland. Winds will be out of the northwest at 15 to 25 mph in the... more »
October 16, 2011 9:56 PM
Arroyo Grande 75/56
Corbett Canyon 77/57
Los Osos 73/57
Morro Bay 65/59
Paso Robles 83/53
Pismo Beach 69/58
Pozo 82/51... more »
October 16, 2011 9:37 PM
Tonight, we'll see clear skies, except for some patchy low clouds and fog, mainly after midnight. The fog will be dense overnight and early morning with visibility one quarter mile or less. We'll see lows in the 50s with northwest winds around 15 miles per hour.
Tomorrow, we'll start... more »
October 15, 2011 10:22 PM
Arroyo Grande 72/58 Atascadero 74/48 Bradley 86/47 CA Valley 88/51 Cambria 65/57 Cayucos 65/57 Corbett Canyon 72/56 Cuyama 89/51 Goleta 67/61 Hearst Castle 72/52 Lompoc 73/54 Los Osos 77/58 Morro Bay 64/57 Nipomo 71/57 Oceano 71/59 Paso Robles 77/50 Pismo Beach 65/57 San Luis Obispo 70/58 Santa Barbara 69/61 Santa... more »
October 15, 2011 10:15 PM
Tonight, expect partly cloudy skies in the evening then areas of low clouds and fog. We'll see lows in the low to mid 50s.
Sunday, morning low clouds and fog will turn to partly cloudy. Highs will be in the mid 60s at the beaches, low to mid 70s... more »
September 25, 2011 9:10 PM
Tonight, skies will be clear in the evening then become mostly cloudy overnight. Lows will be in the 50s with northwest winds at 15 to 25 mph. Monday, you can expect mostly cloudy skies in the morning then sunshine to start your week. Highs will range from the lower to... more »
September 25, 2011 12:08 AM
Tonight, we'll see low clouds and fog near the coast spreading inland overnight. Pismo Beach got four hundredths of an inch of rain in the last 24 hours--the most of any area on the Central Coast. You can expect some patchy drizzle after midnight with lows in the 50s to... more »
September 16, 2011 11:41 AM
Today, you can expect low clouds and fog in the morning clearing to the beaches in the afternoon. Highs will range from the upper 50s to mid 60s at the beaches, 70s for the coast and some inland areas like Atascadero and Paso Robles. Highs will be in the low... more »
September 15, 2011 11:05 AM
Today, we'll see low clouds and fog in the morning with partial clearing in the afternoon. Highs will range from the upper 50s to mid 60s at the beaches to the low 80s in the interior valleys. Afternoon winds will be out of the west at about 15 miles per... more »
September 14, 2011 11:04 AM
Today, you can expect areas of low clouds and fog in the morning, then sunny skies for the coastal areas. Highs will be in the low to mid 60s at the beaches, 70s near the coast, and upper 80s for the interior valleys. Afternoon winds will be out of the... more »
September 12, 2011 10:54 AM
Today, we'll see partly cloudy skies with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs will range from the 60s at the beaches to the 80s inland with afternoon winds out of the northwest at 15 mph.
That 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms... more »
August 24, 2011 11:40 AM
Morning low clouds and dense fog will give way to sunny skies. Clouds will stick around at the beaches through the afternoon. Expect highs in the low to mid 70s at the beaches upper 80s to 90s inland. Paso Robles has a high of 105 for today. Other inland areas... more »
August 23, 2011 11:01 AM
Expect areas of low clouds and fog this morning, then mostly sunny skies. We'll see highs from the mid to upper 60s at the beaches. Lower to mid-80s inland. Interior valleys will be in the mid to upper 90s.
Tonight, clear skies except for patchy low clouds and fog... more »
August 22, 2011 10:18 AM
Today, we'll see some areas of low clouds and fog in the morning then partly cloudy skies. You can expect highs from the mid 60s to lower 70s at the beaches and upper 70s to mid 80s inland. Tonight, mostly clear skies except for areas of low clouds and some... more »
July 28, 2011 10:57 AM
High pressure will build over the area this weekend, bringing us warmer temperatures.
Low clouds and fog in the morning then sunny. Highs from the mid to upper 60s at the beaches to the upper 70s to mid 80s inland. Tonight
Mostly clear in the evening... more »
October 6, 2010 5:24 PM
The rain surprised some folks on the Central Coast, doing damage both inside and out. The CHP reported a few minor accidents on the highway this morning. They say keep a four second following distance and watch your speeds. The early rains bring out the oils in the road and... more »
August 24, 2010 12:20 PM
Many Central Coast residents are taking advantage of this nice weather and headed to the beach.
Find out what they're doing to stay cool, despite some hot temperatures in some areas on KSBY Newscasts.
August 24, 2010 10:12 AM
Avila Beach 55/99 Arroyo Grande 57/97 Pismo Beach 57/90 Nipomo 54/93 San Simeon 52/85 Cambria 51/86 Morro Bay 52/80 San Luis Obispo 58/97 San Miguel 51/100 Paso Robles 54/104 Shandon 54/103 Atascadero 52/100 California Valley 50/100 Carpinteria 57/89 Santa Barbara 60/92 Goleta 57/80 Lompoc 50/88 Vandenberg 54/82 Santa Maria 56/92... more »
June 25, 2010 8:47 AM
The beaches will be a few degrees warmer for the weekend. A ridge from the west of us will squeeze it way towards the coast and will allow for temperatures to get a little milder, heading up closer to the 70s in the coastal areas as we progress into the... more »
June 24, 2010 9:08 AM
The winds will be pick up in some areas of the Central Coast on Thursday and Friday. The higher winds will help disperse the marine layer cloud cover we've been contending with all week. It will allow for a little more sunshine at the shore than the past few days.... more »
June 23, 2010 10:50 AM
We will see marine layer cloud cover once again around the coast and some coastal valleys. But early Wednesday morning it will thin out over the valleys. However, it will take longer to thin out over the coast. Temperatures stay cool at the beach areas. Interior areas on the hot... more »
June 22, 2010 11:46 AM
The marine layer cloud cover will continue on Tuesday along the coast and parts of the coastal valley areas. But unlike Monday, the cloud cover should thin out as the wind becomes more of an offshore component. As a result, temperatures should warm up a bit the next few days,... more »
June 21, 2010 11:09 AM
You will notice cooler than normal temperatures and breezy conditions on the Central Coast on Monday due to a weak trough. A warming trend will begin on Tuesday as the low pressure is replaced by a ridge of high pressure. Another trough of low pressure is expected to return later... more »
May 1, 2010 2:28 AM
CLINTON, Ark. (AP) - Authorities say tornadoes ripping through central Arkansas have killed at least one person, injured more than two dozen others and destroyed several homes.
A state Department of Emergency Management spokeswoman says the death was reported Friday in Van Buren County, about 75 miles north of... more »
March 6, 2010 4:59 PM
KSBY received a report of a possible funnel cloud over Santa Barbara, just after 9 a.m. this morning.
Carla Donaldson of Santa Maria said her husband, Richard, was coming into Goleta when he snapped these pictures. He described the weather as "strange, as if a tornado could touch down"... more »
February 26, 2010 12:04 PM
From the National Weather Service:
A VIGOROUS STORM SYSTEM DROPPING SOUTHWARD ALONG THE WEST COAST IS EXPECTED TO MOVE ACROSS THE CENTRAL COAST THIS EVENING...THIS STORM SYSTEM WILL BRING RAIN...HEAVY AT TIMES...AND POSSIBLY THUNDERSTORMS TO THE REGION. THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR RAINFALL RATES BETWEEN ONE INCH AND ONE AND... more »
February 24, 2010 11:59 AM
Owners of a mobile home in San Luis Obispo are busy trying to clean up after the strong storm system rolling through the area caused a large branch to fall on their roof.
That happened early Wednesday morning at the home on Janice Dr. in Laguna Mobile Home Estates.... more »
February 4, 2010 2:22 PM
The outlook for Thursday night into Saturday afternoon has not changed much, but the thinking for what might happen next week has.
Most of Thursday will feature partly cloudy skies with south winds increasing during the afternoon to about 15mph. However as night falls the winds will continue to increase... more »
January 15, 2010 9:02 PM
Due to the forecasted weather for next week, San Luis Obispo County Public Works Department has set up several sand bag stations at the following locations.
2000 Rodeo Grounds, Cambria Nipomo CSD on Dana Street, Nipomo Los Osos Water Yard at 8th and El Morro, Los Osos Yerba Buena... more »
January 15, 2010 4:10 PM
Blustery weather conditions for this week have the Los Padres National Forest Service concerned about the safety of its visitors. The Forest Service recommends that visitors to the forest and surrounding areas take extreme precautions.
Safety concerns to the public include, ice, mud and rock slides, washouts, flash flooding,... more »
January 4, 2010 8:23 PM
Mostly sunny skies and offshore winds produced warm temperatures again. This pattern doesn't look to change much this week, perhaps just a bit cooler over the next few days with more high clouds.
Arroyo Grande 71 Atascadero 67 Avila Beach 75 CA Valley 68 Cambria 68 Cayucos 67 Creston... more »
December 29, 2009 8:57 PM
Generally clear skies, but onshore winds produced temps which were between 3-5 degrees below normal for the most part. Clouds are on the way tonight and light showers and cloudy skies are likely Wednesday. Rain looks to be very light, under .10". After that the forecast warms up and near... more »
December 18, 2009 2:36 AM
We could see some rain return here to the Central Coast Monday Night into Tuesday. It is a somewhat tough call since offshore winds are currently in control and those winds typically dry out the airmass. However the latest computer model runs show some showers (under .30") associated with the... more »
December 17, 2009 1:04 PM
Some high clouds over the Central Coast this morning shouldn't hinder temperatures too much. Highs should reach the low 70s today (at the coastal valleys) and we can hold this pattern through the weekend. Normal highs should be about 65, that means much of this stretch will run about 6-8... more »
December 16, 2009 7:56 PM
Pleasant highs today in the 60s for the mpst part, but temps could push into the 70s as early as tomorrow for coastal valleys. Interior valleys will lag a bit behind in the low to mid 60s this week.
Here is a look at today's highs:
Arroyo Grande... more »
December 15, 2009 3:01 PM
Tuesday will be our second dry day in a row. However there should be some increasing high clouds over the course of the day.
There is a significant low pressure system ready to hit the Pacific Northwest with rain and upper elevation snow. That system will impact northern CA significantly... more »
December 14, 2009 8:59 PM
Finally dried out today but temperatures were sluggish. We'll see another cool day or two before a warm-up starts.
Arroyo Grande 62 Atascadero 55 Avila Beach 65 CA Valley 55 Cambria 61 Cayucos 57 Corbett Canyon 62 Creston 58 Cuyama 59 Goleta 60 Grover Beach 60 Guadalupe 60 Hearst... more »
December 11, 2009 11:54 AM
Our weather looks to be another interesting ride over the next 48 hours. We might get a break from rainfall early today, but it looks to return by the afternoon with another .25" to .75" possible. Then there will be another break Saturday morning before another potentially stronger system comes... more »
December 8, 2009 10:28 AM
Frosty start this morning after yesterday's rain maker.
Most of the area received between a half inch to an inch and a half from the storm. Upper elevations got snow and last night the I-5 had to be shut down over the Grapevine because of poor visibility, snow and wind.... more »
December 5, 2009 1:40 PM
Our weather is changing quickly. Yesterday coastal highs were near 70 (or slightly above) and today high temps will struggle to near 60.
A trough in the upper atmosphere is carving out a path from the east to the west, this will allow low pressure to spin up over... more »
December 4, 2009 1:28 PM
The morning computer models are not only confirming the rain likely for next week but are also more optimistic about significant rain. Monday's rain could be from .25-1.00" with Wed-Friday rainfall not only very likely but also potentially very heavy with 1-4" possible near the coast with west and south... more »
December 4, 2009 11:39 AM
A complicated forecast ahead to be sure. First thing first, the short term. The battle this morning will be between a weak offshore wind vs. some coastal clouds. The offshore should win, but it'll be another cool start for certain in the valleys with freezing conditions likely.
As for... more »
December 3, 2009 8:53 PM
After a cool start temperatures rebounded back into the 60s for the most part today. One more day of mild temps before colder weather arrives this weekend and wetter days next week.
Arroyo Grande 64 Atascadero 62 CA Valley 64 Cambria 60 Cayucos 57 Creston 67 Cuyama 69 Goleta... more »
December 3, 2009 11:44 AM
No, this isn't a story about personalities or one's emotional state. This is about hair. We've all heard the term "bad hair day" and most of the time, those hair complaints stem from the amount of humidity in the air.
Truth be told, if you're blond, your hair is... more »
December 2, 2009 11:39 AM
Rain systems are possible Monday, Thursday and Saturday. These are more than the splash and dash variety of the last several events. The primary element for a more active forecast would be a highly amplified jet stream pattern early in the week transforming to a more active sub-tropical jet flow... more »
December 1, 2009 11:42 AM
A chilly start this morning will turn into yet another mild day here on the Central Coast. The mostly clear conditions will allow high temperatures to get back to about 70 quickly. Morning winds will be light, perhaps slightly offshore before becoming onshore under 15 mph in the afternoon.
... more »
November 30, 2009 7:50 PM
Beautiful Conditions today and more on the way before a rain chance Sunday into Monday. Here is a look at today's highs:
Arroyo Grande 74 Atascadero 71 Avila Beach 74 CA Valley 72 Cambria 66 Cayucos 66 Corbett Canyon 75 Creston 75 Cuyama 74 Goleta 69 Grover Beach... more »
November 30, 2009 11:41 AM
As we head into December, we'll be treated to one of those months where we get two full moons instead of the usual one.
The regular full moon will occur on Dec. 1, at 11:31 p.m. PST. The second full moon, called the "blue moon" because of its relatively... more »
November 26, 2009 7:52 PM
Beautiful Day, temps 10 degrees warmer than normal in many areas...big changes the next few days. Here is a look at today's highs:
Arroyo Grande 77 Atascadero 75 Avila Beach 75 CA Valley 76 Cambria 76 Cayucos 74 Corbett Canyon 78 Creston 79 Cuyama 76 Goleta 79 Grover... more »
November 25, 2009 7:48 PM
Arroyo Grande 78 Atascadero 71 Avila Beach 77 Cambria 71 Cayucos 70 Corbett Canyon 77 Creston 72 Cuyama 75 Goleta 76 Grover Beach 68 Lompoc 67 Los Osos 76 Morro Bay 69 Nipomo 78 Oceano 72 Orcutt 77 Paso Robles 75 Pismo Beach 65 Pozo 70 San Luis Obispo 78... more »
November 25, 2009 12:17 PM
It is hard to believe we are a day away from Thanksgiving and talking about temperatures getting near 80 degrees. Record highs for the date are closer to 90, but it is about 10 degrees above normal today.
High pressure parked off to our east is giving us offshore winds... more »
November 24, 2009 11:36 AM
Today's temperatures will be about 10 degrees above normal for much of the Central Coast under clear skies. The near 80 degree daytime highs will hold into Wednesday and Thursday before a cold front cuts through the Central Coast Friday and temperatures return to near normal (mid to upper 60s)
... more »
November 24, 2009 9:19 AM
Clear skies and offshore morning winds will produce a significant bounce in temperatures today. I think much of the coast will be in line to see upper 70s and some low 80s where the interior valleys will stay in the lower 70s for the most part.
For extended discussion,... more »
November 23, 2009 7:52 PM
Tomorrow looks even warmer with highs at the coast near 80.
Here is a look at highs Monday:
Arroyo Grande 77 Atascadero 63 Avila Beach 71 CA Valley 56 Cambria 69 Cayucos 65 Corbett Canyon 73 Creston 58 Goleta 71 Grover Beach 71 Guadalupe 71 Hearst Castle 65... more »
November 23, 2009 5:28 PM
Pretty mild start to the day today...here is a look at the morning lows
SBA ARPT/GOLETA 41 SBA CITY 47 SANTA MARIA 47 SANTA YNEZ 34 PASO ROBLES 35 PISMO BEACH 55 PORT SAN LUIS 56 SLO AIRPORT 47 SLO - CAL POLY 54
Tomorrow looks to a... more »
November 23, 2009 11:31 AM
Northeast winds will average 10-20 mph over the course of the day. Some gusts will be around 25 mph. Expect the winds to be decreasing in speed as we get toward sunset. more »
November 19, 2009 8:35 PM
Friday will be a day featuriung a partly cloudy start and a cloudy and wet end. This is not a big storm system by any means, total rainfall should be under .25" In fact, it will not even be that windy: max winds should be from the SW at 15mph.... more »
November 19, 2009 8:09 PM
Despite a cool start, nice temps and plenty of sun Wednesday.
Arroyo Grande 73 Atascadero 67 Avila Beach 74 CA Valley 72 Cambria 70 Corbett Canyon 73 Creston 72 Cuyama 73 Goleta 72 Grover Beach 66 Guadalupe 66 Lompoc 68 Los Osos 78 Morro Bay 73 Nipomo 72 Orcutt... more »
November 19, 2009 1:12 AM
High Wind Warning in effect until 9 am pst Thursday...for the Santa Barbara County Mountains Areas of north to northeast winds 30 to 50 mph with damaging gusts to 70 mph will continue tonight...strongest through passes and canyons near montecito hills. winds are expected to gradually diminish through the day... more »
November 18, 2009 1:27 AM
Higher than normal surf expected along the Central Coast Wednesday through Thursday. NW swell is expected to build across the outer coastal waters on Wednesday...bringing higher than normal surf to the Central Coast. The higher than normal surf is expected to linger into Thursday. Breakers of 8 to 10 feet... more »
November 18, 2009 12:58 AM
It looks like a dry Thanksgiving.
Everyone likes to look down the road a bit and know what the weather is like for big events like holidays. In this case we are close enough where conputer models can help. Click HERE for a look at the medium range model.... more »
November 18, 2009 12:48 AM
A cold front will pass us early this morning. Under the right circumstances this is the kind of situation which would give us some rain but this system is moisture starved. So, that means partly cloudy conditions and a good wind will develop today. NW Winds in the afternoon look... more »
November 17, 2009 1:47 AM
Tuesday looks pretty nice to be honest, sure the day will start with the signature chill of the last few mornings but the afternoon recovery looks pleasant with most locations topping out right around 70 degrees. Clouds will not arrive until late in the evening. There is a rain chance... more »