Ventura County, California
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Weather Alerts: Ventura County, California
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Excessive Heat Watch
CAZ040-210600-
/O.CON.KLOX.WI.Y.0067.000000T0000Z-171021T0500Z/
/O.CON.KLOX.EH.A.0005.171023T1700Z-171025T0300Z/
Ventura County Coast-
Including the cities of Ventura, Oxnard, and Camarillo
213 PM PDT Fri Oct 20 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PDT THIS EVENING...
...EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING
THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

* WINDS...West winds will increase to 15 to 30 mph with gusts up
to 45 mph through this evening. The strongest winds will occur
at the beaches.

* TEMPERATURES...96-106 degrees on Monday and Tuesday. Overnight
lows in the upper 60s and 70s. Isolated lower 80s possible in
the foothills and mountains.

* IMPACTS...Gusty winds will make driving difficult, especially
for high profile vehicles. This includes Highway 101 and
Pacific Coast Highway. The very high temperatures create a
dangerous situation in which heat illnesses are possible.
Temperatures inside vehicles, even if the windows are
partially open, can quickly rise to life- threatening levels.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Take extra precautions Monday through Tuesday if you work or
spend time outside. When possible, reschedule strenuous
activities to early morning or evening. Know the signs and
symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat stroke. Wear light weight
and loose fitting clothing when possible and drink plenty of
water.

To reduce risk during outdoor work the occupational safety and
health administration recommends scheduling frequent rest breaks
in shaded or air conditioned environments. Anyone overcome by
heat should be moved to a cool and shaded location. Heat stroke
is an emergency - call 911.

&&

$$

Excessive Heat Watch
CAZ041-044>046-547-548-210600-
/O.CON.KLOX.EH.A.0005.171023T1700Z-171025T0300Z/
Los Angeles County Coast including Downtown Los Angeles-
Ventura County Interior Valleys-Ventura County Coastal Valleys-
Santa Monica Mountains Recreational Area-
Los Angeles County San Fernando Valley-
Los Angeles County San Gabriel Valley-
Including the cities of Malibu, Santa Monica, Beverly Hills,
Hollywood, Long Beach, Santa Paula, Fillmore, Ojai, Piru,
Thousand Oaks, Simi Valley, Moorpark, Newbury Park,
Woodland Hills, Northridge, Burbank, Universal City, Pasadena,
San Gabriel, and Pomona
213 PM PDT Fri Oct 20 2017

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING
THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

* TEMPERATURES...100-106 degrees on Monday and Tuesday.
Overnight lows in the upper 60s and 70s. Isolated lower 80s
possible in the foothills and mountains.

* IMPACTS...The very high temperatures create a dangerous
situation in which heat illnesses are possible. Temperatures
inside vehicles, even if the windows are partially open, can
quickly rise to life-threatening levels.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Take extra precautions Monday through Tuesday if you work or
spend time outside. When possible, reschedule strenuous
activities to early morning or evening. Know the signs and
symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat stroke. Wear light weight
and loose fitting clothing when possible and drink plenty of
water.

To reduce risk during outdoor work the occupational safety and
health administration recommends scheduling frequent rest breaks
in shaded or air conditioned environments. Anyone overcome by
heat should be moved to a cool and shaded location. Heat stroke
is an emergency - call 911.

&&

$$

Fire Weather Warning
CAZ253-254-211730-
/O.UPG.KLOX.FW.A.0008.171021T1700Z-171025T0100Z/
/O.NEW.KLOX.FW.W.0008.171021T1300Z-171025T0100Z/
Ventura County Mountains / Los Padres National Forest-
Los Angeles County Mountains / Angeles National Forest-
202 PM PDT Fri Oct 20 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM SATURDAY TO 6 PM PDT
TUESDAY FOR GUSTY NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY FOR THE MOUNTAINS OF LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA COUNTIES...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN Los Angeles/Oxnard HAS ISSUED a
Red Flag Warning FOR GUSTY NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS AND LOW
RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT from 6 AM Saturday to 6 PM
PDT Tuesday.

* Winds...Areas of north to northeast winds 15 to 30 mph with
gusts 35 to 45 mph Saturday through Sunday...except isolated
gusts to around 50 mph near Whitaker Peak. For Monday through
Tuesday...northeast winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts 40 to 50 mph
through passes and canyons.

* Relative Humidity...Minimum values 10 to 20 percent on Saturday,
lowering to between 7 and 15 percent Sunday through Tuesday.
Very poor humidity recoveries expected each night.

* Temperatures...Rising into the 70s across the lower elevations
on Saturday...80s on Sunday through Tuesday. Very warm overnight
lows in the foothills.

* Impacts...If fire ignition occurs, there will be the potential
for very rapid spread of wildfire with long range spotting and
extreme fire behavior that could lead to a threat to life and
property.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are expected. A combination of gusty winds...very low relative
humidity...and hot temperatures can contribute to extreme fire
behavior. Use extreme caution when using potential fire ignition
sources.

&&

$$

Fire Weather Watch
CAZ244>246-547-211730-
/O.COR.KLOX.FW.A.0008.171022T1300Z-171025T0100Z/
Ventura County Interior Valleys-Ventura County Coastal Valleys-
Santa Monica Mountains Recreational Area-
Los Angeles County San Fernando Valley-
202 PM PDT Fri Oct 20 2017

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON FOR GUSTY NORTHEAST WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY FOR THE VENTURA COUNTY VALLEYS...SAN FERNANDO VALLEY...
AND SANTA MONICA MOUNTAINS...

* Winds...Areas of north to northeast winds 15 to 25 mph with
gusts 30 to 40 mph on Sunday...increasing to 15 to 30 mph with
gusts 35 to 45 mph Monday through Tuesday. Isolated gusts to 50
mph across the western portions of the Santa Monicas and
eastern foothills of Ventura County.

* Relative Humidity...Minimum values 10 to 15 percent on Sunday,
lowering to between 5 and 12 percent Monday through Tuesday.
Very poor humidity recoveries expected each night in the
foothills and wind prone areas.

* Temperatures...Max temperatures 88 to 98 degrees on Sunday,
rising to between 95 and 105 degrees Monday into Tuesday. Very
warm overnight low temperatures in the foothills and wind prone
areas...remaining 75 to 80 degrees in warmest locations.

* Impacts...If fire ignition occurs, there will be the potential
for very rapid spread of wildfire with long range spotting and
extreme fire behavior that could lead to a threat to life and
property.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are possible. Listen for later forecasts and possible Red Flag
Warnings. Use extreme caution when using potential fire ignition
sources.

&&

$$

Fire Weather Watch
CAZ240-241-211730-
/O.EXB.KLOX.FW.A.0008.171022T1300Z-171025T0100Z/
Ventura County Coast-
Los Angeles County Coast including Downtown Los Angeles-
202 PM PDT Fri Oct 20 2017

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON FOR GUSTY NORTHEAST WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY FOR THE VENTURA COUNTY COAST AND LOS ANGELES COUNTY
COAST FROM MALIBU TO HOLLYWOOD HILLS...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN Los Angeles/Oxnard HAS ISSUED a
Fire Weather Watch FOR GUSTY NORTHEAST WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT from Sunday morning through Tuesday
afternoon.

* Winds...Northeast winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 35 mph on
Sunday from the Ventura County Coast extending eastward to
Malibu and Hollywood Hills. Gusts increasing to 40 mph Monday
through Tuesday.

* Relative Humidity...Minimum values 10 to 15 percent Sunday,
lowering to between 5 and 12 percent Monday through Tuesday.
Very poor humidity recoveries expected each night in the
foothills and wind prone areas.

* Temperatures...Max temperatures 88 to 98 degrees on Sunday,
rising to between 95 and 103 degrees Monday into Tuesday. Very
warm overnight low temperatures in the foothills and wind prone
areas...remaining in the 70s in warmest locations.

* Impacts...If fire ignition occurs, there will be the potential
for very rapid spread of wildfire with long range spotting and
extreme fire behavior that could lead to a threat to life and
property.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are possible. Listen for later forecasts and possible Red Flag
Warnings. Use extreme caution when using potential fire ignition
sources.

&&

$$

Wind Advisory
CAZ053-054-210600-
/O.EXT.KLOX.WI.Y.0066.000000T0000Z-171021T2100Z/
Ventura County Mountains-
Los Angeles County Mountains excluding the Santa Monica Range-
Including the cities of Lockwood Valley, Mount Pinos, Acton,
Mount Wilson, and Sandberg
213 PM PDT Fri Oct 20 2017

...WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM PDT SATURDAY...

* WINDS...Areas of northwest to north winds will continue to
increase to 20 to 35 mph with gusts to 55 mph. Winds will turn
more northerly overnight and even northeast by Saturday morning.
Gusty conditions will extend through the morning and begin to
decrease early Saturday afternoon.

* IMPACTS...Gusty winds will make driving difficult, especially
for high profile vehicles.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

When driving, use extra caution. Be prepared for sudden gusty
cross winds.

&&

$$

Wind Advisory
CAZ040-210600-
/O.CON.KLOX.WI.Y.0067.000000T0000Z-171021T0500Z/
/O.CON.KLOX.EH.A.0005.171023T1700Z-171025T0300Z/
Ventura County Coast-
Including the cities of Ventura, Oxnard, and Camarillo
213 PM PDT Fri Oct 20 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PDT THIS EVENING...
...EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING
THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

* WINDS...West winds will increase to 15 to 30 mph with gusts up
to 45 mph through this evening. The strongest winds will occur
at the beaches.

* TEMPERATURES...96-106 degrees on Monday and Tuesday. Overnight
lows in the upper 60s and 70s. Isolated lower 80s possible in
the foothills and mountains.

* IMPACTS...Gusty winds will make driving difficult, especially
for high profile vehicles. This includes Highway 101 and
Pacific Coast Highway. The very high temperatures create a
dangerous situation in which heat illnesses are possible.
Temperatures inside vehicles, even if the windows are
partially open, can quickly rise to life- threatening levels.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Take extra precautions Monday through Tuesday if you work or
spend time outside. When possible, reschedule strenuous
activities to early morning or evening. Know the signs and
symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat stroke. Wear light weight
and loose fitting clothing when possible and drink plenty of
water.

To reduce risk during outdoor work the occupational safety and
health administration recommends scheduling frequent rest breaks
in shaded or air conditioned environments. Anyone overcome by
heat should be moved to a cool and shaded location. Heat stroke
is an emergency - call 911.

&&

$$

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