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Wind Advisory:

Issued at: 9:53 PM PST on November 22, 2014, expires at: 3:00 PM PST on November 24, 2014
  • ...Wind Advisory in effect until 3 PM PST Monday...
  • winds and timing...north winds will increase to 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 45 mph tonight. Winds will then shift to the northeast early Sunday morning and become 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 50 mph with isolated gusts to 60 mph. There will be a lull in the winds late Sunday afternoon and early evening before winds strengthen once again late Sunday night to similar wind speeds.
  • Impacts...major roadways that could be affected include Topanga...Malibu...and Decker Canyon roads as well as kanan Road. Precautionary/preparedness actions... When driving...use extra caution. Be prepared for sudden gusty cross winds.

Wind Advisory:

Issued at: 9:53 PM PST on November 22, 2014, expires at: 3:00 PM PST on November 24, 2014
  • ...Wind Advisory remains in effect until 3 PM PST Monday...
  • winds and timing...northwest to north winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 50 mph will continue tonight. There will be isolated gusts to 60 mph across higher peaks. Winds will begin to shift to the northeast early Sunday morning. There will be a brief lull in the winds late Sunday afternoon and evening before winds strengthen again late Sunday night.
  • Impacts...gusty winds can make driving difficult...especially for drivers of high profile vehicles and vehicles towing trailers. Major roadways that could be affected include Interstate 5. Precautionary/preparedness actions... When driving...use extra caution. Be prepared for sudden gusty cross winds.

Wind Advisory:

Issued at: 9:53 PM PST on November 22, 2014, expires at: 6:00 AM PST on November 23, 2014
  • ...Wind Advisory remains in effect until 6 am PST Sunday...
  • winds and timing...west winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 50 mph will continue through about daybreak on Sunday.
  • Impacts...major roadways that could be affected include highways 14 and 138. In addition...areas of blowing dust and sand could restrict visibilities. Precautionary/preparedness actions... When driving...use extra caution. Be prepared for sudden gusty cross winds.

Fire Weather Watch:

Issued at: 1:15 PM PST on November 22, 2014, expires at: 4:00 PM PST on November 25, 2014
  • ...Fire Weather Watch in effect from Sunday evening through Tuesday afternoon for gusty winds and low humidity for much of Los Angeles and Ventura counties... The National Weather Service in Los Angeles/Oxnard has issued a Fire Weather Watch for gusty winds and low relative humidity...which is in effect from Sunday evening through Tuesday afternoon.
  • Winds...northeast 20 to 40 mph with gusts to 60 mph...strongest in the mountains.
  • Timing...gusty winds will begin Sunday...however humidities are expected to remain above 15 percent in most areas until Sunday evening. The strongest winds and lowest humidities are expected Tuesday.
  • Relative humidity...5 to 15 percent...lowest Tuesday. Very poor overnight recoveries...especially away from the coast.
  • Temperatures...60s to lower 70s in the mountains. 80s for the coast and valleys. Warmest on Tuesday.
  • Impacts...rapid fire growth and extreme fire behavior is possible if fire ignition occurs. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions are forecast to occur. Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in the field of this Fire Weather Watch. Listen for later forecasts and possible red flag warnings. Mw

Fire Weather Watch:

Issued at: 12:59 PM PST on November 22, 2014, expires at: 4:00 PM PST on November 25, 2014
  • ...Fire Weather Watch in effect from late Sunday night through Tuesday afternoon for gusty winds and low humidity... The National Weather Service in San Diego has issued a Fire Weather Watch for strong gusty winds and low humidity...which is in effect from late Sunday night through Tuesday afternoon.
  • Winds...areas northeast to east 25 to 35 mph...with gusts 50 to 60 mph. Local gusts 70 to 80 mph on Tuesday.
  • Relative humidity...lowest daytime in the teens on Sunday...and the single digits Tuesday and Wednesday...with poor overnight recovery. Teens again on Wednesday and Thursday.
  • Timing...Monday morning through Tuesday afternoon. Strongest winds in the mornings...with winds peaking Tuesday.
  • Outlook...winds will begin to diminish and relative humidity will begin to increase on Wednesday and continue through Friday. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible red flag warnings. Jjt
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Local Weather Forecasts

Friday Evening Forecast

After just a few light rain showers earlier this week, our focus this weekend turns to strong and gusty offshore winds and a Fire Weather Watch.

Friday Morning Forecast

Friday Morning Forecast

A mix of sun and clouds with highs in the 60s.

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