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Fire Weather Warning
CAZ246-253-254-021730-
/O.CON.KLOX.FW.W.0010.141002T0700Z-141003T0100Z/
/O.CON.KLOX.FW.A.0008.141003T0100Z-141004T0200Z/
SANTA MONICA MOUNTAINS RECREATIONAL AREA-
VENTURA COUNTY MOUNTAINS / LOS PADRES NATIONAL FOREST-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY MOUNTAINS / ANGELES NATIONAL FOREST-
819 PM PDT WED OCT 1 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
6 PM PDT THURSDAY FOR GUSTY OFFSHORE WINDS AND VERY LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY EVENING
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY OFFSHORE WINDS AND VERY LOW
RELATIVE HUMIDITY...

* WINDS...AREAS OF NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO
45 MPH ARE EXPECTED LATER TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY. NORTHEAST
WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH ARE POSSIBLE THURSDAY
NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...DAILY MINIMUM HUMIDITIES BETWEEN 4 AND 10
PERCENT ARE EXPECTED THURSDAY THROUGH AT LEAST FRIDAY...WITH
VERY POOR OVERNIGHT RECOVERIES BETWEEN 10 AND 20 PERCENT.
DRIEST ON FRIDAY.

* TEMPERATURES...DAILY MAXIMUM TEMPERATURES IN MID 70S TO MID
80S ON THURSDAY...RISING TO THE MID 80S TO MID 90S ON FRIDAY.

* IMPACTS...WITH EXTREMELY DRY FUELS IN PLACE...IF FIRE IGNITION
OCCURS THERE COULD BE RAPID SPREAD OF WILDFIRE THAT WOULD LEAD
TO A THREAT TO LIFE AND PROPERTY.

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.

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES WILL
CREATE EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR. PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE
OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE FIELD OF THIS RED FLAG WARNING.

&&

$$

Fire Weather Warning
CAZ244-245-288-547-021730-
/O.CON.KLOX.FW.W.0010.141002T1300Z-141003T0100Z/
/O.CON.KLOX.FW.A.0008.141003T0100Z-141004T0200Z/
VENTURA COUNTY INTERIOR VALLEYS-VENTURA COUNTY COASTAL VALLEYS-
SANTA CLARITA VALLEY-LOS ANGELES COUNTY SAN FERNANDO VALLEY-
819 PM PDT WED OCT 1 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 6 PM PDT
THURSDAY FOR GUSTY OFFSHORE WINDS AND VERY LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY EVENING
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY OFFSHORE WINDS AND VERY LOW
RELATIVE HUMIDITY...

* WINDS...AREAS OF NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO
45 MPH ARE EXPECTED TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY. NORTHEAST WINDS
10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH ARE POSSIBLE THURSDAY NIGHT
THROUGH FRIDAY. WINDS STRONGEST FROM SANTA PAULA THROUGH VAN
NUYS...INCLUDING SANTA CLARITA.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...DAILY MINIMUM HUMIDITIES BETWEEN 4 AND 12
PERCENT ARE EXPECTED THURSDAY THROUGH AT LEAST FRIDAY...WITH
POOR OVERNIGHT RECOVERIES BETWEEN 15 AND 30 PERCENT. DRIEST ON
FRIDAY.

* TEMPERATURES...DAILY MAXIMUM TEMPERATURES IN THE 90S ON
THURSDAY...RISING TO 95 TO 105 ON FRIDAY.

* IMPACTS...WITH EXTREMELY DRY FUELS IN PLACE...IF FIRE IGNITION
OCCURS THERE COULD BE RAPID SPREAD OF WILDFIRE THAT WOULD LEAD
TO A THREAT TO LIFE AND PROPERTY.

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.

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES WILL
CREATE EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR. PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE
OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE FIELD OF THIS RED FLAG WARNING.

&&

$$

Fire Weather Watch
CAZ244-245-288-547-021730-
/O.CON.KLOX.FW.W.0010.141002T1300Z-141003T0100Z/
/O.CON.KLOX.FW.A.0008.141003T0100Z-141004T0200Z/
VENTURA COUNTY INTERIOR VALLEYS-VENTURA COUNTY COASTAL VALLEYS-
SANTA CLARITA VALLEY-LOS ANGELES COUNTY SAN FERNANDO VALLEY-
819 PM PDT WED OCT 1 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 6 PM PDT
THURSDAY FOR GUSTY OFFSHORE WINDS AND VERY LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY EVENING
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY OFFSHORE WINDS AND VERY LOW
RELATIVE HUMIDITY...

* WINDS...AREAS OF NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO
45 MPH ARE EXPECTED TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY. NORTHEAST WINDS
10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH ARE POSSIBLE THURSDAY NIGHT
THROUGH FRIDAY. WINDS STRONGEST FROM SANTA PAULA THROUGH VAN
NUYS...INCLUDING SANTA CLARITA.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...DAILY MINIMUM HUMIDITIES BETWEEN 4 AND 12
PERCENT ARE EXPECTED THURSDAY THROUGH AT LEAST FRIDAY...WITH
POOR OVERNIGHT RECOVERIES BETWEEN 15 AND 30 PERCENT. DRIEST ON
FRIDAY.

* TEMPERATURES...DAILY MAXIMUM TEMPERATURES IN THE 90S ON
THURSDAY...RISING TO 95 TO 105 ON FRIDAY.

* IMPACTS...WITH EXTREMELY DRY FUELS IN PLACE...IF FIRE IGNITION
OCCURS THERE COULD BE RAPID SPREAD OF WILDFIRE THAT WOULD LEAD
TO A THREAT TO LIFE AND PROPERTY.

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.

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES WILL
CREATE EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR. PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE
OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE FIELD OF THIS RED FLAG WARNING.

&&

$$

Fire Weather Watch
CAZ246-253-254-021730-
/O.CON.KLOX.FW.W.0010.141002T0700Z-141003T0100Z/
/O.CON.KLOX.FW.A.0008.141003T0100Z-141004T0200Z/
SANTA MONICA MOUNTAINS RECREATIONAL AREA-
VENTURA COUNTY MOUNTAINS / LOS PADRES NATIONAL FOREST-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY MOUNTAINS / ANGELES NATIONAL FOREST-
819 PM PDT WED OCT 1 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
6 PM PDT THURSDAY FOR GUSTY OFFSHORE WINDS AND VERY LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY EVENING
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY OFFSHORE WINDS AND VERY LOW
RELATIVE HUMIDITY...

* WINDS...AREAS OF NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO
45 MPH ARE EXPECTED LATER TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY. NORTHEAST
WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH ARE POSSIBLE THURSDAY
NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...DAILY MINIMUM HUMIDITIES BETWEEN 4 AND 10
PERCENT ARE EXPECTED THURSDAY THROUGH AT LEAST FRIDAY...WITH
VERY POOR OVERNIGHT RECOVERIES BETWEEN 10 AND 20 PERCENT.
DRIEST ON FRIDAY.

* TEMPERATURES...DAILY MAXIMUM TEMPERATURES IN MID 70S TO MID
80S ON THURSDAY...RISING TO THE MID 80S TO MID 90S ON FRIDAY.

* IMPACTS...WITH EXTREMELY DRY FUELS IN PLACE...IF FIRE IGNITION
OCCURS THERE COULD BE RAPID SPREAD OF WILDFIRE THAT WOULD LEAD
TO A THREAT TO LIFE AND PROPERTY.

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.

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES WILL
CREATE EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR. PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE
OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE FIELD OF THIS RED FLAG WARNING.

&&

$$

Special Weather Statement
CAZ034>041-044>046-051>054-059-087-088-547-548-021600-
SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-SANTA YNEZ VALLEY-
SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY INTERIOR VALLEYS-CUYAMA VALLEY-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY SOUTH COAST-VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
VENTURA COUNTY INTERIOR VALLEYS-VENTURA COUNTY COASTAL VALLEYS-
SANTA MONICA MOUNTAINS RECREATIONAL AREA-
SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY MOUNTAINS-SANTA BARBARA COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
VENTURA COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY MOUNTAINS EXCLUDING THE SANTA MONICA RANGE-
ANTELOPE VALLEY-CATALINA ISLAND-SANTA CLARITA VALLEY-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY SAN FERNANDO VALLEY-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY SAN GABRIEL VALLEY-
822 PM PDT WED OCT 1 2014

...HOT...DRY AND BREEZY WITH ELEVATED FIRE DANGER ACROSS SOUTHWEST
CALIFORNIA TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY...

AN UPPER LEVEL RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE TO BUILD OVER
THE REGION..BRINGING A SIGNIFICANT WARMING AND DRYING TREND TO
SOUTHWEST CALIFORNIA THAT WILL PERSIST THROUGH THE WEEKEND. WEAK
TO MODERATE OFFSHORE WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP OVER THE LOS
ANGELES AND VENTURA COUNTY MOUNTAINS AND VALLEYS TONIGHT INTO
THURSDAY...AND LIGHTER OFFSHORE WINDS WILL PERSIST THROUGH FRIDAY.

AFTERNOON HIGH TEMPERATURES WILL RISE INTO THE 80S TO MID 90S
ACROSS THE COAST AND VALLEYS BY THURSDAY...AND TO AROUND 90 TO
THE LOWER 100S BY FRIDAY. THE HEAT IS EXPECTED TO PEAK ON SATURDAY
WITH VALLEY HIGHS RANGING BETWEEN 100 TO 106 DEGREES. OVERNIGHT LOWS
ARE EXPECTED TO REMAIN RATHER WARM...IN THE MID 60S TO NEAR 70 ACROSS
THE ELEVATED WIND-PRONE VALLEYS AND LOWER MOUNTAIN ELEVATIONS.
OFFSHORE WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO PEAK THURSDAY MORNING ACROSS LOS
ANGELES AND VENTURA COUNTIES WITH NORTHEAST GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH IN
THE VALLEYS AND UP TO 45 MPH IN THE MOUNTAINS...LOCALLY TO 50 MPH
ACROSS THE SANTA MONICA MOUNTAINS ABOVE POINT MUGU. A DRYING AIR
MASS IS EXPECTED ACROSS ALL OF SOUTHWEST CALIFORNIA WITH RELATIVE
HUMIDITIES FALLING INTO THE LOWER TEENS BY THURSDAY AND INTO THE
SINGLE DIGITS AWAY FROM THE COAST FRIDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.

THE COMBINATION OF RISING TEMPERATURES...LOW HUMIDITY AND OFFSHORE
WINDS IN COMBINATION WITH CRITICALLY DRY VEGETATION WILL BRING
ELEVATED FIRE DANGER TO MUCH OF SOUTHWEST CALIFORNIA LATE TONIGHT
THROUGH THIS WEEKEND. THE HIGHEST FIRE DANGER IS EXPECTED ACROSS
THE LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA COUNTY MOUNTAINS AND VALLEYS WHERE THE
STRONGEST NORTHEAST WINDS ARE LIKELY TO OCCUR. (SEE LAXRFWLOX FOR
DETAILS). STRONG WINDS AND DRYING MAY REACH COASTAL AREAS THURSDAY
INTO FRIDAY.

$$

Wind Advisory
CAZ053-054-021900-
/O.CON.KLOX.WI.Y.0066.000000T0000Z-141002T2200Z/
VENTURA COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY MOUNTAINS EXCLUDING THE SANTA MONICA RANGE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LOCKWOOD VALLEY...MOUNT PINOS...ACTON...
MOUNT WILSON...SANDBERG
328 AM PDT THU OCT 2 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PDT THIS
AFTERNOON...

* WINDS AND TIMING...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO
45 MPH...ISOLATED 50 MPH ACROSS HIGHER PEAKS WILL CONTINUE
THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON. WINDS WILL TAPER OFF LATE THIS
AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...GUSTY WINDS WILL MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY
FOR DRIVERS OF HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES ACROSS INTERSTATE 5 AND
HIGHWAY 14.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

WHEN DRIVING...USE EXTRA CAUTION. BE PREPARED FOR SUDDEN GUSTY
CROSS WINDS.

&&

$$

Wind Advisory
CAZ088-021900-
/O.CON.KLOX.WI.Y.0066.141002T1100Z-141002T2200Z/
SANTA CLARITA VALLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SANTA CLARITA...NEWHALL...VALENCIA
328 AM PDT THU OCT 2 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PDT THIS
AFTERNOON...

* WINDS AND TIMING...NORTHEAST 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH
THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...THEN TAPER OFF THROUGH THIS EVENING.
WINDS WILL INCREASE ONCE AGAIN TONIGHT INTO FRIDAY MORNING BUT
SHOULD BE WEAKER.

* IMPACTS...GUSTY WINDS WILL MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY
FOR DRIVERS OF HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES ACROSS INTERSTATE 5 AND
HIGHWAY 14.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

WHEN DRIVING...USE EXTRA CAUTION. BE PREPARED FOR SUDDEN GUSTY
CROSS WINDS.

&&

$$

Wind Advisory
CAZ046-021900-
/O.CAN.KLOX.WI.Y.0066.000000T0000Z-141002T2200Z/
/O.NEW.KLOX.WI.Y.0067.141002T1100Z-141002T2200Z/
SANTA MONICA MOUNTAINS RECREATIONAL AREA-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...TOPANGA
328 AM PDT THU OCT 2 2014

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LOS ANGELES/OXNARD HAS ISSUED A
WIND ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS AND TIMING...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45
MPH WILL DEVELOP THIS MORNING AND PERSIST THROUGH MID AFTERNOON.
LOCAL GUSTS TO 50 MPH AROUND LAGUNA PEAK LATE THIS MORNING.

* IMPACTS...GUSTY WINDS WILL MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY
FOR DRIVERS OF HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES ACROSS TOPANGA...MALIBU...KANAN
ROAD AND DECKER CANYONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

WHEN DRIVING...USE EXTRA CAUTION. BE PREPARED FOR SUDDEN GUSTY
CROSS WINDS.

&&

$$

Wind Advisory
CAZ044-045-547-021900-
/O.CON.KLOX.WI.Y.0066.141002T1100Z-141002T2200Z/
VENTURA COUNTY INTERIOR VALLEYS-VENTURA COUNTY COASTAL VALLEYS-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY SAN FERNANDO VALLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SANTA PAULA...FILLMORE...OJAI...PIRU...
THOUSAND OAKS...NEWBURY PARK...MOORPARK...SIMI VALLEY...
WOODLAND HILLS...NORTHRIDGE...BURBANK...UNIVERSAL CITY
328 AM PDT THU OCT 2 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PDT THIS
AFTERNOON...

* WINDS AND TIMING...NORTHEAST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* IMPACTS...GUSTY WINDS WILL MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY
FOR DRIVERS OF HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES ACROSS HIGHWAYS
23...126...118 AND THE 405.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

WHEN DRIVING...USE EXTRA CAUTION. BE PREPARED FOR SUDDEN GUSTY
CROSS WINDS.

&&

$$

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