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WORK DISCUSSION FOR SAN DIEGO FIRE WEATHER ECC DISPATCH FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
214 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...BUT MOST AREAS WILL NOT. 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

A COUPLE OF STORM SYSTEMS WILL MOVE THROUGH THE
DISTRICT DURING THE NEXT TWO DAYS AND BRING PRECIPITATION TO MUCH
OF THE CENTRAL CALIFORNIA INTERIOR. THE FIRST SYSTEM WILL MOVE
THROUGH THE REGION TONIGHT AND WILL BE FOLLOWED BY A SECOND STORM
SYSTEM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT INTO SATURDAY EVENING. 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


EXPECT SUNNY SKIES TODAY WITH LITTLE CHANGE IN HIGH TEMPERATURES. AN
APPROACHING LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL BRING THICK CLOUDS TONIGHT AND
FRIDAY. THERE WILL ALSO BE A SLIGHT CHANCE FOR LIGHT SHOWERS...BETTER
CHANCES OVER HIGHER TERRAIN...ALONG WITH COOLER HIGH TEMPERATURES
FRIDAY. HUMIDITIES WILL INCREASE AS WELL.

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


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ECC033-212214-

DISCUSSION FOR ORANGE ECC DISPATCH
214 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...BUT MOST AREAS WILL NOT. 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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ECC034-212214-

DISCUSSION FOR RIVERSIDE ECC DISPATCH
214 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...BUT MOST AREAS WILL NOT. 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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ECC035-212214-

DISCUSSION FOR MONTE VISTA ECC DISPATCH
214 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...BUT MOST AREAS WILL NOT. 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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