21 hours 51 minutes ago
Big change in the weather from the pattern this weekend that produced the widespread record highs. That ridge of high pressure has lost its dominant position and an area of low pressure traveling north from Mexico will pump in more clouds, sub-tropical air and a chance for rain. This is a very non-seasonal rain chance for us, more summer-like than winter-like. There are a few problems, one is that the surface low pressure is very weak with the system meaning the dynamics to cause heavy rains are missing. Secondly, the recent warm weather was also dry air so it'll take some work to moisten it up to produce much rain. Thirdly, several models keep the bulk of moisture supply just a little too far east. Some showers may develop later on tonight into Tuesday, but I expect we'll see less than .25" of rain, and there is a chance very little (or no) measurable rain will fall locally. We are on the edge of the moisture plume, so it is not an easy call on the low end. By Wednesday we are back to some offshore wind locally, and mild temps. There is a slight rain chance late in the week, but a better chance the middle of next week.
10 hours 45 minutes ago
There are some rain reports since 4pm, but this weather watcher report is for the 24 hour period from 4pm the prior day to this afternoon so the rain reports will be in tomorrow's post. Arroyo Grande 56/74 Atascadero 60/39 CA Valley 39/66 Cambria 54/71 Cuyama 46/68 Goleta 50/76... Read Story ›
21 hours 51 minutes ago
Big change in the weather from the pattern this weekend that produced the widespread record highs. That ridge of high pressure has lost its dominant position and an area of low pressure traveling north from Mexico will pump in more clouds, sub-tropical air and a chance for rain. This... Read Story ›
Jan 25, 2015 10:08 PM
Arroyo Grande 48-78 Bradley 30-74 Cambria 56-81 Corbett Canyon 53-83 Creston 39-77 Cuyama 41-76 Goleta 40-79 Record High Tie Hearst Castle 61-79 Lompoc 37-81 Morro Bay 59-84 Nipomo 45-75 Orcutt 41-80 Paso Robles 31-77, Record High, Record Low Tie Pismo Beach 49-70 Port San Luis 55-67 San Luis Obispo 41-85... Read Story ›
Jan 25, 2015 7:45 PM
A low pressure system building to the south of us will move up the coast of California starting Monday. With this system we will see the return of seasonal temperatures which will continue through the week. More clouds will make their way to our area and we have a chance... Read Story ›
Jan 24, 2015 7:37 PM
High pressure will bring clear skies and well above normal temperatures through the weekend. We will start our mornings with some pretty chilly temperatures, some areas below freezing. Winds will be strong and gusty for some parts of the region through the weekend as well. Starting on Monday, the high... Read Story ›
Jan 23, 2015 11:51 PM
Arroyo Grande 40/76 Atascadero 32/67 Cambria 53/76 Corbett Canyon 46/78 Cuyama 36/68 Goleta 40/70 Hearst Castle 51/71 Lompoc 36/73 Los Osos 41/75 Morro Bay 47/74 Nipomo 36/75 Orcutt 40/76 Paso Robles 31/67 Pismo Beach 42/71 Pozo 28/58 San Luis Obispo 36/76 San Miguel 30/67 Santa Barbara 46/75 Santa Maria 38/76... Read Story ›
Jan 23, 2015 3:49 PM
The weather outlook has not changed the last few days, still expecting widespread warm temps over the weekend in the upper 70s and some 80s with offshore winds peaking. Offshore morning winds will be locally gusty past 25mph, however in general the consistency is more important than the strength... Read Story ›
Jan 23, 2015 2:29 AM
Arroyo Grande 44/71 Atascadero 35/63 CA Valley 32/67 Cambria 50/67 Corbett Canyon 46/72 Cuyama 37/66 Goleta 41/72 Hearst Castle 51/65 Lompoc 37/68 Los Osos 40/65 Morro Bay 47/63 Paso Robles 32/61 Pismo Beach 44/63 Pozo 35/69 San Luis Obispo 37/72 San Miguel 33/59 Santa Barbara 48/76 Santa Maria 42/72 Santa... Read Story ›
Jan 22, 2015 7:55 PM
Some clouds set back temps on Thursday but high pressure will produce gusty offshore winds starting tonight. We will see clear skies and warmer daytime temperatures thru the weekend. Upper 70s and low 80s will dominate coastal valley weather this weekend before change once again sweeps in Monday.... Read Story ›
Jan 21, 2015 9:00 PM
Arroyo Grande 44/70 Atascadero 36/59 CA Valley 41/62 Cambria 44/67 Corbett Canyon 47/72 Cuyama 33/57 Goleta 45/65 Hearst Castle 43/65 Lompoc 41/na Los Osos 42/70 Morro Bay 50/66 Nipomo 42/68 Orcutt 40/70 Paso Robles 34/57 Pismo Beach 47/66 Pozo 35/62 San Luis Obispo 44/69 San Miguel 37/58 Santa Barbara 53/73... Read Story ›
Jan 21, 2015 1:33 AM
Arroyo Grande 56/76 Atascadero 44/60 CA Valley 36/60 Cambria 53/63 Corbett Canyon 51/73 Cuyama 43/62 Goleta 48/62 Hearst Castle 50/68 Lompoc 48/68 Los Osos 48/68 Morro Bay 53/68 Orcutt 52/69 Paso Robles 48/60 Pismo Beach 55/72 Pozo 43/64 San Luis Obispo 50/70 San Miguel 43/57 Santa Barbara 50/65 Santa Maria... Read Story ›
Jan 20, 2015 9:24 PM
King Tides brought higher water levels to the Central Coast on Tuesday. The tides stem from an alignment of the earth, the moon, and the sun, which pulls on the water to give the high levels. Port San Luis Harbor Manager, Stephen McGrath has all eyes on deck. ... Read Story ›
Jan 20, 2015 7:07 PM
A cold front completed a move over the Central Coast today bringing with it a lot of early day cloud cover, Wednesday will be a different day in terms of weather with more clarity to the skies and warmer temperatures. The primary factor will be northeasterly wind overnight and... Read Story ›
Jan 20, 2015 12:14 AM
Arroyo Grande 53/78 Atascadero 42/67 Cambria 51/64 Corbett Canyon 55/80 Cuyama 40/69 Goleta 48/63 Hearst Castle 55/68 Lompoc 45/75 Los Osos 53/74 Morro Bay 59/73 Nipomo 50/74 Orcutt 42/76 Paso Robles 42/67 Pismo Beach 51/79 San Luis Obispo 48/76 Santa Barbara 48/63 Santa Maria 44/76 Santa Ynez 37/72 Shell Beach... Read Story ›
Jan 19, 2015 11:13 PM
High clouds will start to push into the Central Coast tonight thru the morning hours Tuesday, winds will turn more northerly and could push at 10-20mph overnight. A weak frontal system is departing the area and high pressure building in the wake will produce night and morning offshore winds but... Read Story ›
Jan 19, 2015 7:26 PM
The weather on Martin Luther King Day felt more like summer than January. While it may be winter, people were enjoying the warm weather they got on Monday. "It's 70 degrees and it is January," says Cal Poly student, Annika Borg-Sundstrom. For some that is something to dance... Read Story ›
Jan 19, 2015 11:05 AM
We'll have a mild Martin Luther King Jr. Day today, with temperatures in the mid-60s to upper-70s throughout the Central Coast. The Paso Robles and Vandenberg areas are waking up to fog, so drive carefully this morning, but it should clear up by about 10 a.m. Above normal temperatures and... Read Story ›
Jan 18, 2015 11:13 PM
An onshore flow will begin coming in overnight Sunday into Monday morning. This will drop temps by a few degrees. But an offshore flow will come back by the end of the week boosting back up the temps.
Jan 18, 2015 7:28 PM
Adelaidia 41/53 Arroyo Grande 48/74 Atascadero 44/69 Avila Beach 51/72 Bradley 49/67 CA Valley 43/64 Cambria 46/70 Cayucos 54/66 Creston 42/68 Cuyama 44/74 Corbett Canyon 50/72 Goleta 47/73 Grover Beach 52/68 Guadalupe 48/68 Hearst Castle 46/70 Lake Cachuma 50/73 Lompoc 45/79 Los Osos 46/64 Morro Bay 51/76 Nipomo 51/75 Orcutt... Read Story ›
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