NOAA’s Temp and Precip report for 24 hours

New Cuyama : M / M / 0.20
Lompoc : 64 / 58 / 1.45
SBA Arpt/Goleta : 60 / 57 / 0.99
SBA City FD : 60 / 57 / 1.28
Santa Maria : 64 / 58 / 1.21
Santa Ynez : 63 / 54 / 0.53
Hearst Castle : 53 / 42 / 1.58
Morro Bay : 62 / 57 / 2.79
Paso Robles : 61 / 57 / 3.19
Pismo Beach : 62 / 58 / 1.90
Port San Luis : 61 / 56 / M
SLO Airport : 62 / 59 / 2.48
SLO – Cal Poly : 60 / 58 / 2.98

Storm reports so far

Here is a list of automated rain reports since the storm system began to drop rain Tuesday thru 3:05om Thursday:

(These are not official reports and certainly differ from other reports. Cities and towns have multiple reports)

Cambria 4.65″
Rocky Butte 10.40″
Templeton 5.28″
Santa Margarita (town) 5.32″
Santa Margarita (near 101) 7.52″
Morro Bay 5.08″
Los Osos 5.12″
San Luis Obispo 4.33″
Shell Beach 3.46″
Arroyo Grande 2.76″
Nipomo (east) 3.86″
Nipomo (west) 3.47″
Santa Maria 2.14″
Orcutt 2.69″
Van. Village 2.96″
Los Olivos 3.36″
Santa Ynez 2.70″
Isla Vista 2.54″
Goleta Fire Dept. 3.07″
Santa Barbara Flood Control Office 3.49″
Carpinteria 2.96″

Thomas Fire burn scar: a number of stations report 4.3-5.19″

Rain reports as of 8pm

This is my unofficial rain report as of roughly 8pm. Most of these reports are from automated equipment. As it is still raining the information will be dated quickly. There are a number of viewer reports for these locations reporting both higher and lower numbers. No town has only one rain observation.

Cambria 1.85″
Templeton 1.69″
Rocky Butte 4.77″
Arroyo Grande 1.70″
Pismo Beach 1.93″
Nipomo 2.36″
Santa Maria 1.36″
Orcutt 1.51″
Van. Villiage 2.05″
Santa Ynez 1.80″
Gaviota 1.68″
Isla Vista 1.88″
Goleta Fire Dept. 2.14″
Santa Barbara Downtown 2.27″
Carpinteria 1.90″

Ridge of the Thomas Fire burn scar has numerous reports of 2.25-3″ of rain.

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These are reports as of 6pm

SBA NORTH CST & VLYS
TWITCHELL DAM………………… 1.85
LOS ALAMOS…………………… 1.84
SISQUOC……………………… 1.81
SUDDEN PEAK………………….. 1.66
VANDENBERG (KVBG)…………….. 1.60
LOMPOC………………………. 1.56
LOS PRIETOS………………….. 1.53
BUELLTON…………………….. 1.51
CACHUMA DAM………………….. 1.39
SOLVANG……………………… 1.33
SANTA MARIA (KSMX)……………. 1.07
NEW CUYAMA…………………… 0.89
SANTA YNEZ (KIZA)…………….. 0.67

.SBA SOUTH COAST
GAVIOTA COAST………………… 2.31
KTYD TOWER…………………… 2.27
MARIA YGNACIO RIDGE…………… 2.07
SANTA BARBARA………………… 2.07
MONTECITO HILLS………………. 1.88
SANTA BARBARA(KSBA)…………… 1.80
CARPINTERIA………………….. 1.76

.SBA MTNS & FTHLS
WEST BIG PINE………………… 2.72
EL DESEO…………………….. 2.23
SAN MARCOS PASS………………. 2.19
REFUGIO PASS…………………. 1.61

.SLO COUNTY COAST
NIPOMO………………………. 1.78
PISMO BEACH………………….. 1.66
CAMBRIA……………………… 1.54
SLO – CAL POLY……………….. 1.43
SAN LUIS OBISPO(KSBP)…………. 1.35
OCEANO………………………. 1.30
MORRO BAY……………………. 0.95

.SLO COUNTY CENTRAL
ROCKY BUTTE………………….. 4.14
BALD MOUNTAIN………………… 2.40
UPPER TORO CREEK ROAD…………. 2.05
LAKE LOPEZ…………………… 1.99
SANTA MARGARITA………………. 1.50
LAS TABLAS…………………… 1.50
SALINAS DAM………………….. 1.50
ATASCADERO…………………… 1.02
PASO ROBLES (KPRB)……………. 0.85

.SLO COUNTY EASTERN
BRANCH MOUNTAIN………………. 2.46
BLACK MOUNTAIN……………….. 1.64
CARRIZO PLAIN………………… 1.25
SHANDON……………………… 0.99
LA PANZA…………………….. 0.83

Weather watcher report (24hr temp/precip until 5:30pm)

(note this is a look at the temps and precip as of 5:30p, cumulative rain reports will be done later as all the data is instantly dated)

(this is a truncated temperature report as well due to the storm)

New Cuyama : 66 / 49 / T
Lompoc : 65 / 45 / 0.15
SBA Arpt/Goleta : 63 / 47 / 0.01
SBA City FD : 68 / 53 / 0.01
Santa Maria : 64 / 47 / T
Santa Ynez : 63 / 43 / 0.00
Hearst Castle : 58 / 44 / 0.11
Morro Bay : 60 / 52 / 0.08
Paso Robles : 61 / 49 / 0.10
Pismo Beach : 63 / 50 / 0.13
Port San Luis : 60 / 50 / M
SLO Airport : 63 / 48 / 0.12
SLO – Cal Poly : 62 / 48 / 0.16

3-20-18 weather watcher reporter

TOP RAINFALL AMOUNTS FROM ALL LOCAL AREAS
SALINAS DAM (SLO COUNTY)………………… 0.32
ROCKY BUTTE (SLO COUNTY)………………… 0.32
BLACK MOUNTAIN (SLO COUNTY)……………… 0.32
SANTA MARGARITA (SLO COUNTY)…………….. 0.28
OCEANO (SLO COUNTY)…………………….. 0.28
BALD MOUNTAIN (SLO COUNTY)………………. 0.28
LOMPOC (SBA COUNTY)…………………….. 0.27
UPPER TORO CREEK ROAD (SLO COUNTY)……….. 0.24
ATASCADERO (SLO COUNTY)…………………. 0.24
CAMBRIA (SLO COUNTY)……………………. 0.24

.LA COUNTY METROPOLITAN
LA AIRPORT(KLAX)……………… T

.LA COUNTY VALLEYS
BURBANK (KBUR)……………….. T
VAN NUYS (KVNY)………………. T

.LA COUNTY MTNS & FTHLS
WHITAKER PEAK………………… 0.03
WARM SPRINGS…………………. 0.01

.LA COUNTY DESERTS
LANCASTER (KWJF)……………… T

.VENTURA COUNTY W. VLYS
MATILIJA DAM…………………. 0.03
STATION CANYON……………….. 0.02
OJAI………………………… 0.01

.VENTURA COUNTY MTNS
LOCKWOOD VALLEY………………. 0.17
OLD MAN MOUNTAIN……………… 0.12
ORTEGA HILL………………….. 0.11
WHITE LEDGE PEAK……………… 0.08
APACHE CANYON………………… 0.08
NORDHOFF RIDGE……………….. 0.08
ALAMO MOUNTAIN……………….. 0.06
ROSE VALLEY………………….. 0.04
HUNGRY VALLEY………………… 0.04
CHUCHUPATE…………………… 0.02

.SBA NORTH CST & VLYS
LOMPOC………………………. 0.27
LOS ALAMOS…………………… 0.22
TWITCHELL DAM………………… 0.20
BUELLTON…………………….. 0.17
SOLVANG……………………… 0.16
SISQUOC……………………… 0.16
NEW CUYAMA…………………… 0.15
CACHUMA DAM………………….. 0.14
LOS PRIETOS………………….. 0.12
VANDENBERG (KVBG)…………….. 0.12
SUDDEN PEAK………………….. 0.12
SANTA MARIA (KSMX)……………. 0.07

.SBA SOUTH COAST
GAVIOTA COAST………………… 0.13
MARIA YGNACIO RIDGE…………… 0.10
KTYD TOWER…………………… 0.08
SANTA BARBARA(KSBA)…………… 0.06
SANTA BARBARA………………… 0.03
CARPINTERIA………………….. 0.02
MONTECITO HILLS………………. 0.01

.SBA MTNS & FTHLS
WEST BIG PINE………………… 0.20
SAN MARCOS PASS………………. 0.15
REFUGIO PASS…………………. 0.15
EL DESEO…………………….. 0.15

.SLO COUNTY COAST
OCEANO………………………. 0.28
CAMBRIA……………………… 0.24
SLO – CAL POLY……………….. 0.23
PISMO BEACH………………….. 0.23
NIPOMO………………………. 0.20
SAN LUIS OBISPO (KSBP)………… 0.18
MORRO BAY……………………. 0.15

.SLO COUNTY CENTRAL
ROCKY BUTTE………………….. 0.32
SALINAS DAM………………….. 0.32
SANTA MARGARITA………………. 0.28
BALD MOUNTAIN………………… 0.28
UPPER TORO CREEK ROAD…………. 0.24
ATASCADERO…………………… 0.24
LAKE LOPEZ…………………… 0.22
LAS TABLAS…………………… 0.20
PASO ROBLES (KPRB)……………. 0.16

.SLO COUNTY EASTERN
BLACK MOUNTAIN……………….. 0.32
SHANDON……………………… 0.20
LA PANZA…………………….. 0.18
BRANCH MOUNTAIN………………. 0.16
CARRIZO PLAIN………………… 0.06

3-19-18 weather watcher report

Arroyo Grande 40/71
Atascadero 30/70
Avila Beach 40/71
California Valley
Cambria 45/70
New Cuyama 33/65
Pismo Beach 43/63
Hearst Castle 44/63
Los Osos 41/66
Solvang 39/69
Pozo 35/71
Shandon 30/66
Paso Robles 33/70
Morro Bay 48/65
San Luis Obispo 37/70
Santa Maria 39/71
Lompoc 37/70
Santa Barbara 43/72
Goleta 38/67
Santa Ynez 34/68

3/19/18 Weather Watcher Report

Arroyo Grande 47/66
Atascadero 47/68
Avila Beach 50/64
California Valley
Cambria 49/64
Corbett Canyon 40/67
New Cuyama 34/54
Pismo Beach 40/60
Hearst Castle 39/53
Los Osos 48/67
Nipomo 47/61
Oceano 49/66
Orcutt 47/68
Solvang 34/64
Pozo 34/64
Shandon 46/67
Templeton 46/67
Van. Village
Paso Robles 35/59
Morro Bay 44/61
San Luis Obispo 37/64
Santa Maria 35/63
Lompoc 33/61
Santa Barbara 42/65
Goleta 37/60
Santa Ynez 32/61

3/18/18 Precipitation Summary

.SBA NORTH CST & VLYS
SUDDEN PEAK………………….. 1.73
TWITCHELL DAM………………… 0.94
LOS PRIETOS………………….. 0.83
LOMPOC………………………. 0.77
SISQUOC……………………… 0.69
VANDENBERG (KVBG)…………….. 0.65
LOS ALAMOS…………………… 0.60
BUELLTON…………………….. 0.59
SOLVANG……………………… 0.51
NEW CUYAMA…………………… 0.30
SANTA MARIA (KSMX)……………. 0.16

.SBA SOUTH COAST
KTYD TOWER…………………… 2.97
MARIA YGNACIO RIDGE…………… 2.09
GAVIOTA COAST………………… 1.83
MONTECITO HILLS………………. 1.67
SANTA BARBARA………………… 1.40
SANTA BARBARA(KSBA)…………… 1.20
CARPINTERIA………………….. 0.97

.SBA MTNS & FTHLS
EL DESEO…………………….. 2.64
SAN MARCOS PASS………………. 2.15
REFUGIO PASS…………………. 2.13
WEST BIG PINE………………… 1.93

.SLO COUNTY COAST
CAMBRIA……………………… 2.13
OCEANO………………………. 1.14
SAN LUIS OBISPO(KSBP)…………. 1.05
PISMO BEACH………………….. 0.95
MORRO BAY……………………. 0.76
NIPOMO………………………. 0.67
SLO – CAL POLY……………….. 0.58

.SLO COUNTY CENTRAL
ROCKY BUTTE………………….. 4.45
UPPER TORO CREEK ROAD…………. 2.48
BALD MOUNTAIN………………… 1.93
LAS TABLAS…………………… 1.66
LAKE LOPEZ…………………… 1.53
SANTA MARGARITA………………. 1.26
PASO ROBLES (KPRB)……………. 0.61
ATASCADERO…………………… 0.55

.SLO COUNTY EASTERN
BRANCH MOUNTAIN………………. 2.30
BLACK MOUNTAIN……………….. 1.92
CARRIZO PLAIN………………… 0.65
SHANDON……………………… 0.35
LA PANZA…………………….. 0.32

3/17/18 Weather Watcher Report

Arroyo Grande 40/57
Atascadero 21/37
Avila Beach 42/56
California Valley 25/52
Cambria 39/55
Corbett Canyon 41/60
New Cuyama 42/58
Pismo Beach 41/60
Hearst Castle 39/52
Los Osos 41/57
Nipomo 37/55
Oceano 41/57
Orcutt 38/59
Solvang 40/62
Pozo 36/57
Shandon 36/53
Templeton 37/53
Van. Village 46/66
Paso Robles 34/55
Morro Bay 43/56
San Luis Obispo 37/58
Santa Maria 38/59
Lompoc 38/58
Santa Barbara
Goleta 43/60
Santa Ynez 36/55

3/16/18 Weather Watchers

Pismo Beach 50/58
Paso Robles 47/61
Morro Bay 50/56
Cuyama 35/55
San Luis Obispo 48/60
Port San Luis 48/58
Santa Maria 46/60
Lompoc 45/59
Santa Barbara 46/68
Goleta 40/65
Santa Ynez 37/59
CA Valley 34/54
Solvang 38/65
Los Alamos 43/62
Los Osos 47/53

See Friday’s rain totals on previous post