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ECCDA DISCUSSIONS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
248 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

ECC029-191600-
LOS PADRES NATIONAL FOREST-
DISCUSSION FOR...VANDENBERG ECC DISPATCH
248 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

...DISCUSSION FROM LOS ANGELES/OXNARD...

...ISOLATED DRY THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE OVER THE HIGH COUNTRY THIS
AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING...

AN ISOLATED DRY THUNDERSTORM MAY DEVELOP ALONG THE NORTH SLOPES
SANTA BARBARA...VENTURA AND LOS ANGELES COUNTIES THIS AFTERNOON
AND MOVE SOUTH BEFORE DISSIPATING. THE THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY WILL
END SOON AROUND SUNSET. A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE OVER THE AREA
WILL SHIFT EAST OF THE AREA LATE THIS EVENING. A RIDGE OF HIGH
PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE AREA THIS WEEKEND. A TROUGH OF LOW
PRESSURE IS EXPECTED TO APPROACH AND MOVE OVER THE AREA MONDAY
THROUGH TUESDAY. THE MARINE LAYER WAS AROUND 4000 FEET ASL THIS
MORNING AND WILL RETREAT SEAWARD SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY. THE
MARINE LAYER IS EXPECTED TO DESCEND TO 1000 TO 2000 FEET ASL THIS
WEEKEND AND THEN PUSH INLAND TO APPROXIMATELY 3000 FEET ASL NEXT
WEEK MONDAY NIGHT. A WARMING TREND IS EXPECTED SATURDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY AND INLAND TEMPERATURES WILL LIKELY BE 3 TO 8 DEGREES ABOVE
SEASONAL NORMAL SATURDAY WHERE THE COASTAL TEMPERATURES WILL BE 1
TO 3 DEGREES BELOW NORMAL. AND BY SUNDAY TEMPERATURES WILL LIKELY
BE 3 TO 9 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL OVER THE ENTIRE AREA. MODERATE
RELATIVE HUMIDITY RECOVERY IS EXPECTED IN THE HIGH COUNTRY TONIGHT
THEN POOR TO MODERATE RECOVERY IS EXPECTED EACH NIGHT THROUGH THE
REMAINDER OF THE PERIOD AND GOOD RECOVERY IS EXPECTED IN THE LOWER
ELEVATIONS EACH NIGHT THROUGH THE PERIOD. A WEAK TO MODERATE
ONSHORE PRESSURE GRADIENT IS EXPECTED EACH AFTERNOON THROUGH
MONDAY AND A MODERATE TO STRONG GRADIENT IS EXPECTED TUESDAY AND
WEDNESDAY. OTHERWISE A WEAK TO MODERATE NORTHERLY GRADIENT IS
EXPECTED SATURDAY NIGHT OVER SANTA BARBARA...VENTURA AND LOS
ANGELES COUNTY MOUNTAINS.


...DISCUSSION FROM MONTEREY...

SLIGHTLY WARMER AND DRIER WEATHER WILL DEVELOP DURING THE WEEKEND AS
HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT STRENGTHENS OVER THE DISTRICT. COOLING WILL THEN
OCCUR DURING THE FIRST HALF OF NEXT WEEK AS A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE
ARRIVES ALONG THE WEST COAST. THIS TROUGH MAY PRODUCE SCATTERED
SHOWERS FROM MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY.

NOTE : ALL WINDS ARE 20-FOOT WINDS UNLESS OTHERWISE SPECIFIED.
THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY STRONG, GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS.



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ECC028-191600-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY EXCLUDING LOS PADRES NATIONAL FOREST-
DISCUSSION FOR...SANTA BARBARA ECC DISPATCH
248 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

...ISOLATED DRY THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE OVER THE HIGH COUNTRY THIS
AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING...

AN ISOLATED DRY THUNDERSTORM MAY DEVELOP ALONG THE  NORTH SLOPES
SANTA BARBARA...VENTURA AND LOS ANGELES COUNTIES THIS AFTERNOON AND
MOVE SOUTH BEFORE DISSIPATING. THE THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY WILL END
SOON AROUND SUNSET. A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE OVER THE AREA WILL
SHIFT EAST OF THE AREA LATE THIS EVENING. A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE
WILL BUILD OVER THE AREA THIS WEEKEND. A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE IS
EXPECTED TO APPROACH AND MOVE OVER THE AREA MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.
THE MARINE LAYER WAS AROUND 4000 FEET ASL THIS MORNING AND WILL
RETREAT SEAWARD SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY. THE MARINE LAYER IS
EXPECTED TO DESCEND TO 1000 TO 2000 FEET ASL THIS WEEKEND AND THEN
PUSH INLAND TO APPROXIMATELY 3000 FEET ASL NEXT WEEK MONDAY NIGHT. A
WARMING TREND IS EXPECTED SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY AND INLAND
TEMPERATURES WILL LIKELY BE 3 TO 8 DEGREES ABOVE SEASONAL NORMAL
SATURDAY WHERE THE COASTAL TEMPERATURES WILL BE 1 TO 3 DEGREES BELOW
NORMAL. AND BY SUNDAY TEMPERATURES WILL LIKELY BE 3 TO 9 DEGREES
ABOVE NORMAL OVER THE ENTIRE AREA. MODERATE RELATIVE HUMIDITY
RECOVERY IS EXPECTED IN THE HIGH COUNTRY TONIGHT THEN POOR TO
MODERATE RECOVERY IS EXPECTED EACH NIGHT THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF
THE PERIOD AND GOOD RECOVERY IS EXPECTED IN THE LOWER ELEVATIONS
EACH NIGHT THROUGH THE PERIOD. A WEAK TO MODERATE ONSHORE PRESSURE
GRADIENT IS EXPECTED EACH AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY AND A MODERATE TO
STRONG GRADIENT IS EXPECTED TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY. OTHERWISE A WEAK
TO MODERATE NORTHERLY GRADIENT IS EXPECTED SATURDAY NIGHT OVER SANTA
BARBARA...VENTURA AND LOS ANGELES COUNTY MOUNTAINS.


$$

ECC031-191600-
ANGELES NATIONAL FOREST-
DISCUSSION FOR...LANCASTER ECC DISPATCH
248 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

...ISOLATED DRY THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE OVER THE HIGH COUNTRY THIS
AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING...

AN ISOLATED DRY THUNDERSTORM MAY DEVELOP ALONG THE NORTH SLOPES
SANTA BARBARA...VENTURA AND LOS ANGELES COUNTIES THIS AFTERNOON
AND MOVE SOUTH BEFORE DISSIPATING. THE THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY WILL
END SOON AROUND SUNSET. A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE OVER THE AREA
WILL SHIFT EAST OF THE AREA LATE THIS EVENING. A RIDGE OF HIGH
PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE AREA THIS WEEKEND. A TROUGH OF LOW
PRESSURE IS EXPECTED TO APPROACH AND MOVE OVER THE AREA MONDAY
THROUGH TUESDAY. THE MARINE LAYER WAS AROUND 4000 FEET ASL THIS
MORNING AND WILL RETREAT SEAWARD SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY. THE
MARINE LAYER IS EXPECTED TO DESCEND TO 1000 TO 2000 FEET ASL THIS
WEEKEND AND THEN PUSH INLAND TO APPROXIMATELY 3000 FEET ASL NEXT
WEEK MONDAY NIGHT. A WARMING TREND IS EXPECTED SATURDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY AND INLAND TEMPERATURES WILL LIKELY BE 3 TO 8 DEGREES ABOVE
SEASONAL NORMAL SATURDAY WHERE THE COASTAL TEMPERATURES WILL BE 1
TO 3 DEGREES BELOW NORMAL. AND BY SUNDAY TEMPERATURES WILL LIKELY
BE 3 TO 9 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL OVER THE ENTIRE AREA. MODERATE
RELATIVE HUMIDITY RECOVERY IS EXPECTED IN THE HIGH COUNTRY TONIGHT
THEN POOR TO MODERATE RECOVERY IS EXPECTED EACH NIGHT THROUGH THE
REMAINDER OF THE PERIOD AND GOOD RECOVERY IS EXPECTED IN THE LOWER
ELEVATIONS EACH NIGHT THROUGH THE PERIOD. A WEAK TO MODERATE
ONSHORE PRESSURE GRADIENT IS EXPECTED EACH AFTERNOON THROUGH
MONDAY AND A MODERATE TO STRONG GRADIENT IS EXPECTED TUESDAY AND
WEDNESDAY. OTHERWISE A WEAK TO MODERATE NORTHERLY GRADIENT IS
EXPECTED SATURDAY NIGHT OVER SANTA BARBARA...VENTURA AND LOS
ANGELES COUNTY MOUNTAINS.


$$

ECC024-191600-
SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY-
DISCUSSION FOR...SAN LUIS OBISPO ECC DISPATCH
248 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

...ISOLATED DRY THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE OVER THE HIGH COUNTRY THIS
AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING...

AN ISOLATED DRY THUNDERSTORM MAY DEVELOP ALONG THE NORTH SLOPES
SANTA BARBARA...VENTURA AND LOS ANGELES COUNTIES THIS AFTERNOON
AND MOVE SOUTH BEFORE DISSIPATING. THE THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY WILL
END SOON AROUND SUNSET. A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE OVER THE AREA
WILL SHIFT EAST OF THE AREA LATE THIS EVENING. A RIDGE OF HIGH
PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE AREA THIS WEEKEND. A TROUGH OF LOW
PRESSURE IS EXPECTED TO APPROACH AND MOVE OVER THE AREA MONDAY
THROUGH TUESDAY. THE MARINE LAYER WAS AROUND 4000 FEET ASL THIS
MORNING AND WILL RETREAT SEAWARD SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY. THE
MARINE LAYER IS EXPECTED TO DESCEND TO 1000 TO 2000 FEET ASL THIS
WEEKEND AND THEN PUSH INLAND TO APPROXIMATELY 3000 FEET ASL NEXT
WEEK MONDAY NIGHT. A WARMING TREND IS EXPECTED SATURDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY AND INLAND TEMPERATURES WILL LIKELY BE 3 TO 8 DEGREES ABOVE
SEASONAL NORMAL SATURDAY WHERE THE COASTAL TEMPERATURES WILL BE 1
TO 3 DEGREES BELOW NORMAL. AND BY SUNDAY TEMPERATURES WILL LIKELY
BE 3 TO 9 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL OVER THE ENTIRE AREA. MODERATE
RELATIVE HUMIDITY RECOVERY IS EXPECTED IN THE HIGH COUNTRY TONIGHT
THEN POOR TO MODERATE RECOVERY IS EXPECTED EACH NIGHT THROUGH THE
REMAINDER OF THE PERIOD AND GOOD RECOVERY IS EXPECTED IN THE LOWER
ELEVATIONS EACH NIGHT THROUGH THE PERIOD. A WEAK TO MODERATE
ONSHORE PRESSURE GRADIENT IS EXPECTED EACH AFTERNOON THROUGH
MONDAY AND A MODERATE TO STRONG GRADIENT IS EXPECTED TUESDAY AND
WEDNESDAY. OTHERWISE A WEAK TO MODERATE NORTHERLY GRADIENT IS
EXPECTED SATURDAY NIGHT OVER SANTA BARBARA...VENTURA AND LOS
ANGELES COUNTY MOUNTAINS.


$$

ECC032-191600-
VENTURA COUNTY EXCLUDING LOS PADRES NATIONAL FOREST-
DISCUSSION FOR...VENTURA ECC DISPATCH
248 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

...ISOLATED DRY THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE OVER THE HIGH COUNTRY THIS
AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING...

AN ISOLATED DRY THUNDERSTORM MAY DEVELOP ALONG THE NORTH SLOPES
SANTA BARBARA...VENTURA AND LOS ANGELES COUNTIES THIS AFTERNOON
AND MOVE SOUTH BEFORE DISSIPATING. THE THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY WILL
END SOON AROUND SUNSET. A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE OVER THE AREA
WILL SHIFT EAST OF THE AREA LATE THIS EVENING. A RIDGE OF HIGH
PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE AREA THIS WEEKEND. A TROUGH OF LOW
PRESSURE IS EXPECTED TO APPROACH AND MOVE OVER THE AREA MONDAY
THROUGH TUESDAY. THE MARINE LAYER WAS AROUND 4000 FEET ASL THIS
MORNING AND WILL RETREAT SEAWARD SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY. THE
MARINE LAYER IS EXPECTED TO DESCEND TO 1000 TO 2000 FEET ASL THIS
WEEKEND AND THEN PUSH INLAND TO APPROXIMATELY 3000 FEET ASL NEXT
WEEK MONDAY NIGHT. A WARMING TREND IS EXPECTED SATURDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY AND INLAND TEMPERATURES WILL LIKELY BE 3 TO 8 DEGREES ABOVE
SEASONAL NORMAL SATURDAY WHERE THE COASTAL TEMPERATURES WILL BE 1
TO 3 DEGREES BELOW NORMAL. AND BY SUNDAY TEMPERATURES WILL LIKELY
BE 3 TO 9 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL OVER THE ENTIRE AREA. MODERATE
RELATIVE HUMIDITY RECOVERY IS EXPECTED IN THE HIGH COUNTRY TONIGHT
THEN POOR TO MODERATE RECOVERY IS EXPECTED EACH NIGHT THROUGH THE
REMAINDER OF THE PERIOD AND GOOD RECOVERY IS EXPECTED IN THE LOWER
ELEVATIONS EACH NIGHT THROUGH THE PERIOD. A WEAK TO MODERATE
ONSHORE PRESSURE GRADIENT IS EXPECTED EACH AFTERNOON THROUGH
MONDAY AND A MODERATE TO STRONG GRADIENT IS EXPECTED TUESDAY AND
WEDNESDAY. OTHERWISE A WEAK TO MODERATE NORTHERLY GRADIENT IS
EXPECTED SATURDAY NIGHT OVER SANTA BARBARA...VENTURA AND LOS
ANGELES COUNTY MOUNTAINS.


$$

ECC030-191600-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY EXCLUDING ANGELES NATIONAL FOREST-
DISCUSSION FOR...LOS ANGELES ECC DISPATCH
248 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

...ISOLATED DRY THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE OVER THE HIGH COUNTRY THIS
AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING...

AN ISOLATED DRY THUNDERSTORM MAY DEVELOP ALONG THE NORTH SLOPES
SANTA BARBARA...VENTURA AND LOS ANGELES COUNTIES THIS AFTERNOON
AND MOVE SOUTH BEFORE DISSIPATING. THE THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY WILL
END SOON AROUND SUNSET. A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE OVER THE AREA
WILL SHIFT EAST OF THE AREA LATE THIS EVENING. A RIDGE OF HIGH
PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE AREA THIS WEEKEND. A TROUGH OF LOW
PRESSURE IS EXPECTED TO APPROACH AND MOVE OVER THE AREA MONDAY
THROUGH TUESDAY. THE MARINE LAYER WAS AROUND 4000 FEET ASL THIS
MORNING AND WILL RETREAT SEAWARD SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY. THE
MARINE LAYER IS EXPECTED TO DESCEND TO 1000 TO 2000 FEET ASL THIS
WEEKEND AND THEN PUSH INLAND TO APPROXIMATELY 3000 FEET ASL NEXT
WEEK MONDAY NIGHT. A WARMING TREND IS EXPECTED SATURDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY AND INLAND TEMPERATURES WILL LIKELY BE 3 TO 8 DEGREES ABOVE
SEASONAL NORMAL SATURDAY WHERE THE COASTAL TEMPERATURES WILL BE 1
TO 3 DEGREES BELOW NORMAL. AND BY SUNDAY TEMPERATURES WILL LIKELY
BE 3 TO 9 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL OVER THE ENTIRE AREA. MODERATE
RELATIVE HUMIDITY RECOVERY IS EXPECTED IN THE HIGH COUNTRY TONIGHT
THEN POOR TO MODERATE RECOVERY IS EXPECTED EACH NIGHT THROUGH THE
REMAINDER OF THE PERIOD AND GOOD RECOVERY IS EXPECTED IN THE LOWER
ELEVATIONS EACH NIGHT THROUGH THE PERIOD. A WEAK TO MODERATE
ONSHORE PRESSURE GRADIENT IS EXPECTED EACH AFTERNOON THROUGH
MONDAY AND A MODERATE TO STRONG GRADIENT IS EXPECTED TUESDAY AND
WEDNESDAY. OTHERWISE A WEAK TO MODERATE NORTHERLY GRADIENT IS
EXPECTED SATURDAY NIGHT OVER SANTA BARBARA...VENTURA AND LOS
ANGELES COUNTY MOUNTAINS.


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