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  • It's really windy out there! SLO County hit with gale-force gusts, high surf advisory

    It's a blustery weekend in San Luis Obispo County: Strong to gale-force winds of 32 to 46 mph (with gusts up to 60 mph) were forecast for Saturday, May 6, 2017. Winds were expected to continue, but lessen, on Sunday. A high surf advisory is in effect until 6 p.m. Sunday, according to the National Weather Service.

It's a blustery weekend in San Luis Obispo County: Strong to gale-force winds of 32 to 46 mph (with gusts up to 60 mph) were forecast for Saturday, May 6, 2017. Winds were expected to continue, but lessen, on Sunday. A high surf advisory is in effect until 6 p.m. Sunday, according to the National Weather Service. David Middlecamp The Tribune
It's a blustery weekend in San Luis Obispo County: Strong to gale-force winds of 32 to 46 mph (with gusts up to 60 mph) were forecast for Saturday, May 6, 2017. Winds were expected to continue, but lessen, on Sunday. A high surf advisory is in effect until 6 p.m. Sunday, according to the National Weather Service. David Middlecamp The Tribune

From sunny and hot to windy and wet: Here’s the science behind this week’s wild weather

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John Lindsey

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John Lindsey writes Weather Watch, a weekly column for The Tribune. He is PG&E's Diablo Canyon meteorologist and media relations representative. Email him at pgeweather@pge.com .