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WORK DISCUSSION FOR SAN DIEGO FIRE WEATHER ECC DISPATCH FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
541 AM PDT FRI NOV 21 2014

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SUMMARY OF FWF DISCUSSIONS

Discussion from LAXFWFSGX


A COLD FRONT MOVING ACROSS SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA WILL BRING
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THIS MORNING. SOME
AREAS WILL GET WETTING RAINS. AREAS OF GUSTY WESTERLY WINDS IN
THE MOUNTAINS AND DESERTS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH SATURDAY. THE
WINDS WILL TURN OFFSHORE SUNDAY WITH LOCALIZED STRONG NORTHEAST
WINDS MAINLY IN FOOTHILLS. WARM AND DRY WEATHER WILL CONTINUE MOST
OF NEXT WEEK WITH WARM DAYS...LOW HUMIDITY AND WEAK TO MODERATE
OFFSHORE WINDS.


Discussion from LAXFWFLOX

A SERIES OF WEEK LOW PRESSURE SYSTEMS WILL BRING
MOIST AND COOL CONDITIONS TO THE AREA THROUGH SATURDAY...EXCEPT
FOR OCCASIONALLY DRY CONDITIONS IN THE HIGHER MOUNTAINS. LIGHT
PRECIPITATION IS POSSIBLE AT TIMES...MAINLY NORTH OF SANTA BARBARA
AND THE NORTHERN MOUNTAIN SLOPES. WHILE UNLIKELY...A STRAY
THUNDERSTORM ANYWHERE CANNOT BE RULED OUT THROUGH TONIGHT. BREEZY
NORTHWEST FLOW GUSTING TO AROUND 35 MPH THROUGH THE I-5 CORRIDOR
AND ANTELOPE VALLEY IS EXPECTED TONIGHT...AS WELL AS SOUTHERN SANTA
BARBARA COUNTY. OTHER AREAS WILL LIKELY SEE SOME NORTHERLY FLOW ON
FRIDAY AND SATURDAY INSTEAD OF TYPICAL ONSHORE FLOW...LIKE THE LOS
ANGELES COASTS AND VALLEYS.

STRONG NORTHERLY FLOW BEHIND THE LAST SYSTEM ON SATURDAY WILL FILL
INTO THE WESTERN STATES...SETTING UP AN EXTENDED PERIOD OF DRY
OFFSHORE FLOW. AS EARLY AS SATURDAY AFTERNOON...STRONG NORTHWEST
FLOW WITH GUSTS EXCEEDING 50 MPH ARE POSSIBLE THROUGH THE I-5
CORRIDOR AND ANTELOPE VALLEY...AS WELL AS SOUTHERN SANTA BARBARA
COUNTY. THESE WINDS WILL SHIFT TO A NORTHERLY DIRECTION ON SUNDAY
THEN NORTHEASTERLY BY MONDAY...THEN CONTINUE THROUGH MOST OF NEXT
WEEK. THE STRONGEST NORTHEAST WINDS LOOK TO BE SUNDAY AND MONDAY
FOR SAN LUIS OBISPO AND SANTA BARBARA COUNTIES...AND ON TUESDAY
AND WEDNESDAY OVER LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA COUNTIES.
MEANWHILE...HUMIDITIES RAPIDLY PLUMMET ON SUNDAY TO AROUND 10
PERCENT...WITH LITTLE CHANGE EXPECTED THROUGH NEXT WEEK. RED
FLAG CONDITIONS ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS EVENT OVER PORTIONS OF LOS
ANGELES AND VENTURA COUNTIES...ESPECIALLY TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY.


Discussion from SFOFWFHNX

THE DISTRICT WILL BE IN BETWEEN WEATHER SYSTEMS
TODAY...WITH THE NEXT WEAK WEATHER SYSTEM EXPECTED TO MOVE THROUGH
THE DISTRICT LATE TONIGHT AND SATURDAY. THIS NEXT SYSTEM WILL
BRING PRECIPITATION MAINLY ACROSS THE NORTHERN HALF OF THE
DISTRICT. HUMIDITIES WILL REMAIN MODERATELY HIGH THROUGH SATURDAY
NIGHT. DRY WEATHER AND LOWER HUMIDITIES CAN BE EXPECTED SUNDAY
THROUGH TUESDAY AS A HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE OVER THE PACIFIC BUILDS
INTO CALIFORNIA.



Discussion from RNOFWFVEF


LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE AREA HIS EVENING THROUGH
FRIDAY.  SNOW IS EXPECTED ABOVE 6500 FEET IN THE SIERRA AS WELL AS
THE SPRING MOUNTAINS AND SHEEP RANGE.  A SECOND STORM SYSTEM MAY
BRING PRECIPITATION TO NORTHERN LINCOLN COUNTY SATURDAY AFTERNOON
INTO SUNDAY MORNING.  GUSTY NORTHERLY WIND WILL FOLLOW A COLD FRONT
SATURDAY LASTING THROUGH SUNDAY. DRY CONDITIONS WILL FOLLOW THROUGH
MID WEEK.


Discussion from PHXFWFPSR


AN UPPER LOW MOVING ACROSS THE DESERT SOUTHWEST TODAY WILL BRING
CLOUDY SKIES TODAY...DECREASING FROM WEST TO EAST AS THE DAY
PROGRESSES. THERE WILL BE ONLY A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THAT
WILL BE LIMITED TO THE HIGHER TERRAIN. THERE IS AN OUTSIDE
POSSIBILITY OF A WEAK STRAY THUNDERSTORM AS WELL. IN ADDITION...HIGH
TEMPERATURES WILL BE AT LEAST A FEW DEGREES COOLER TODAY AND
HUMIDITIES WILL BE HIGHER. EXPECT MOSTLY CLEAR SKIES SATURDAY WITH
LITTLE CHANGE IN TEMPERATURES AND HUMIDITIES EXCEPT DRIER OVER
SOUTHEAST CALIFORNIA.

...THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY GUSTY WINDS...

NOTE...ADDITIONAL FIRE WEATHER FORECAST INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND
IN THE AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION. SEE PRODUCT PHXAFDPSR.


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ECC033-220141-

DISCUSSION FOR ORANGE ECC DISPATCH
541 AM PDT FRI NOV 21 2014


A COLD FRONT MOVING ACROSS SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA WILL BRING
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THIS MORNING. SOME
AREAS WILL GET WETTING RAINS. AREAS OF GUSTY WESTERLY WINDS IN
THE MOUNTAINS AND DESERTS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH SATURDAY. THE
WINDS WILL TURN OFFSHORE SUNDAY WITH LOCALIZED STRONG NORTHEAST
WINDS MAINLY IN FOOTHILLS. WARM AND DRY WEATHER WILL CONTINUE MOST
OF NEXT WEEK WITH WARM DAYS...LOW HUMIDITY AND WEAK TO MODERATE
OFFSHORE WINDS.

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ECC034-220141-

DISCUSSION FOR RIVERSIDE ECC DISPATCH
541 AM PDT FRI NOV 21 2014


A COLD FRONT MOVING ACROSS SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA WILL BRING
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THIS MORNING. SOME
AREAS WILL GET WETTING RAINS. AREAS OF GUSTY WESTERLY WINDS IN
THE MOUNTAINS AND DESERTS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH SATURDAY. THE
WINDS WILL TURN OFFSHORE SUNDAY WITH LOCALIZED STRONG NORTHEAST
WINDS MAINLY IN FOOTHILLS. WARM AND DRY WEATHER WILL CONTINUE MOST
OF NEXT WEEK WITH WARM DAYS...LOW HUMIDITY AND WEAK TO MODERATE
OFFSHORE WINDS.

$$

ECC035-220141-

DISCUSSION FOR MONTE VISTA ECC DISPATCH
541 AM PDT FRI NOV 21 2014


A COLD FRONT MOVING ACROSS SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA WILL BRING
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THIS MORNING. SOME
AREAS WILL GET WETTING RAINS. AREAS OF GUSTY WESTERLY WINDS IN
THE MOUNTAINS AND DESERTS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH SATURDAY. THE
WINDS WILL TURN OFFSHORE SUNDAY WITH LOCALIZED STRONG NORTHEAST
WINDS MAINLY IN FOOTHILLS. WARM AND DRY WEATHER WILL CONTINUE MOST
OF NEXT WEEK WITH WARM DAYS...LOW HUMIDITY AND WEAK TO MODERATE
OFFSHORE WINDS.

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