On July 7, 2015, NWS implemented changes to the icons depicted on all of its point-forecast pages. Changes include new icon images with increased clarity, 6-hour increments for rapidly changing weather and new color blocks to highlight forecast hazards.

A page depicting all of the new icon images can be accessed here: www.weather.gov/forecast-icons

Changes to the icons were based on analysis of 6,700 public comments collected in 2014. Also, many of these changes are based on the results of a research project led by the National Center for Atmospheric Research.

Users are encouraged to continue to provide comments regarding these changes via email at icons@noaa.gov. NWS will continue to analyze incoming feedback and refine the icons as necessary. Any substantial change to the icons will be facilitated through the NWS public comment/review process.

Tropics remain active

The National Hurricane Center has discontinued advisories for Erica as yet another tropical system, Fred, forms in the eastern Atlantic. Remnants of Erika could still produce heavy rainfall and gusty winds across southern and central Florida on Sunday. Meanwhile, the Eastern Pacific remains active, with advisories continuing to be issued for two hurricanes, Jimena and Ignacio.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Los Angeles / USC Campus Downtown (KCQT)

Lat: 34.01667°NLon: 118.28333°WElev: 184ft.

Fair

84°F

29°C

Humidity 53%
Wind Speed calm
Barometer 29.90 in (1012.1 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index86°F (30°C)
Last update 30 Aug 10:47 am PDT
Extended Forecast for

Los Angeles CA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 89. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 11pm.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 68. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the evening.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 85. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Patchy fog after 11pm.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 67. South southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Patchy fog after 11pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Patchy fog after 11pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 89. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 68. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the evening.
Monday
Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 85. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 67. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Wednesday
Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Wednesday Night
Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Thursday
Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Thursday Night
Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Friday
Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Friday Night
Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Saturday
Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Los Angeles CA
 34.08°N 118.25°W (Elev. 472 ft)
9:28 am PDT Aug 30, 2015
11am PDT Aug 30, 2015-6pm PDT Sep 5, 2015
 
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