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At 145 PM PDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms
across the coastal waters, moving into Western Santa Barbara and
western San Luis Obispo counties during the next hour. These storms
were moving to the northeast at around 20 knots.

HAZARD…Wind gusts up to 50 mph, pea size hail, brief heavy
downpours, and cloud to ground lightning. Some rotation is
being detected offshore, with a slight chance of these
storms spinning up a brief tornado over the statement area.

SOURCE…Radar indicated.

IMPACT…Any waterspouts could come ashore as weak tornados. Minor
hail damage to outdoor objects is possible. Gusty winds
could knock down tree limbs and blow around unsecured
objects.

Locations potentially impacted include…
Santa Maria…
San Luis Obispo…
Lompoc…
Morro Bay…
Pismo Beach…
Atascadero…
Arroyo Grande…
Nipomo…
Cambria…
Vandenberg Space Force Base…
Orcutt…
Los Alamos…
Grover Beach…
Guadalupe…
Buellton…
Diablo Canyon…
Cayucos…
Los Osos… and
Hearst Castle.