Ventura

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

Wind Advisory:

Issued at: 12:48 PM PST on November 22, 2014, expires at: 3:00 PM PST on November 24, 2014
  • ...Wind Advisory remains in effect from 3 am Sunday to 3 PM PST Monday...
  • winds and timing...northeast winds will increase to 15 to 30 mph with gusts to 45 mph early Sunday morning. Winds will decrease some in the afternoon and evening hours...then strengthen once again late Sunday night to similar wind speeds.
  • Impacts...major roadways that could be affected include highways 1...23...101...118 and 126. Precautionary/preparedness actions... When driving...use extra caution. Be prepared for sudden gusty cross winds. Ck/asr

Wind Advisory:

Issued at: 12:48 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 winds 20 to 35 mph with gusts to 45 mph will develop this afternoon this evening the winds will become northerly from 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 50 mph. 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.
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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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