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High Winds Creating Critical Fire Weather Threats in California; Heavy Rains Along Gulf Coast

Strong to high winds are creating critical fire weather conditions across much of California, and explosive fire growth in Southern California. Wind gradients gradually weaken Sunday and through mid next week. Conversely, very wet conditions will develop this week as week along the Gulf Coast; and unsettled weather pattern to the north with snow from the Great Basin to the High Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

CW5283 Foothill Ranch (C5283)

Lat: 33.685°NLon: 117.65583°WElev: 970ft.

NA

60°F

16°C

Humidity 26%
Wind Speed NE 16 G 34 MPH
Barometer 29.66 in
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 16 Dec 11:43 pm PST
Extended Forecast for

Lake Forest CA

Red Flag Warning December 17, 08:00am until December 17, 08:00pm
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Red Flag Warning
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Areas of blowing dust. Mostly clear, with a low around 52. Windy, with a northeast wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.

    Areas Blowing
    Dust and
    Windy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Areas of blowing dust before 10am. Sunny, with a high near 70. Windy, with a northeast wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.

    Areas Blowing
    Dust and
    Windy then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 70 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. Northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 71. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light and variable. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 71.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 68.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 68 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 51.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Areas of blowing dust. Mostly clear, with a low around 52. Windy, with a northeast wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.
Sunday
Areas of blowing dust before 10am. Sunny, with a high near 70. Windy, with a northeast wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. Northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 71. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light and variable. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Wednesday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 68.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 66. Breezy.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 68.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Forest CA
 33.65°N 117.67°W (Elev. 722 ft)
8:47 pm PST Dec 16, 2017
12am PST Dec 17, 2017-6pm PST Dec 22, 2017
 
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