Batten down the hatches.
A wind advisory is in effect for Santa Barbara County through 3 a.m. Sunday.
“Gusty winds will blow around unsecured objects and make driving difficult, especially for drivers of high-profile vehicles,” according to the National Weather Service. “Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may result.
The advisory is in effect for the Santa Ynez Mountains, El Capitan State Beach, Gaviota, Jalama Beach, Refugio State Beach, and San Marcos Pass.
The National Weather Services said northwest to north winds will be 20 to 30 mph, with gusts to 45 mph expected.
“Use extra caution when driving, especially if operating a high-profile vehicle,” according to the National Weather Service. “Secure outdoor objects.”
Sunny skies are expected through the weekend, with highs in the low-70s, and overnight lows up the upper 40s.
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