Los Angeles

Beach Hazard Statement:

Issued at: 9:39 PM PDT on April 1, 2015, expires at: 3:00 AM PDT on April 02, 2015
  • ...Beach hazards statement remains in effect until 3 am PDT Thursday...
  • hazards...dangerous rip currents and breaking waves on coastal rock jetties are expected through late tonight.
  • Impacts...there is an increased risk for ocean drowning. Rip currents can pull swimmers and surfers out to sea. Waves can suddenly wash people off of beaches and coastal rock jetties. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A beach hazards statement is issued when threats to beach and surf zone safety are expected or occurring. Caution should be used when in or near the water. Stay near occupied lifeguard towers and never swim alone. If caught in a rip current... swim parallel to the shore.

High Wind Warning:

Issued at: 9:09 PM PDT on April 1, 2015, expires at: 9:00 AM PDT on April 02, 2015
  • ...High Wind Warning remains in effect until 9 am PDT Thursday...
  • winds...northwest winds increasing to 25 to 40 mph with gusts up to 65 mph. The strongest winds will occur through the Interstate 5 corridor between midnight and 7 am.
  • Impacts...strong winds can make driving difficult...especially for drivers of high profile vehicles and vehicles towing trailers. Winds this strong may down trees and power lines... and cause property damage. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A High Wind Warning means that damaging high winds of 58 mph or greater are likely or imminent. Secure all loose outdoor furniture in advance of the onset of strong winds. Monitor the latest forecasts on NOAA Weather Radio or your favorite media source.

First Alert Weather Video Forecast

The Wind And Warmth Continue

We began April just as we ended March with plenty of wind.  More warmth is coming, then we'll have a bigger change for Easter...