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ECCDA DISCUSSIONS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
319 PM PDT SUN SEP 14 2014

ECC029-151630-
LOS PADRES NATIONAL FOREST-
DISCUSSION FOR...VANDENBERG ECC DISPATCH
319 PM PDT SUN SEP 14 2014

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

...RED FLAG WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM TUESDAY FOR THE  MOUNTAINS
AND ADJACENT FOOTHILLS OF LOS ANGELES...VENTURA...AND  SANTA BARBARA
COUNTY MOUNTAINS DUE TO HOT TEMPERATURES...LOW  HUMIDITIES...AND
INCREASING INSTABILITY...

...EXTENDED PERIOD OF HOT AND DRY CONDITIONS WILL BRING ELEVATED
FIRE DANGER FOR REMAINDER OF SOUTHWEST CALIFORNIA THROUGH TUESDAY...

WEAK OFFSHORE FLOW EACH MORNING WILL GIVE WAY TO WEAK  ONSHORE FLOW
EACH AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY. THIS COMBINED WITH AN  UPPER LEVEL
RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BRING A PROLONGED HEAT WAVE  TO INTERIOR
SECTIONS THROUGH TUESDAY. MANY VALLEY...LOWER MOUNTAIN  AND DESERT
LOCATIONS WILL SEE TEMPERATURES RANGING BETWEEN 100 AND  110 DEGREES
DURING THIS PERIOD. MINIMUM HUMIDITIES WILL GENERALLY  RANGE FROM
12 TO 20 PERCENT MONDAY, THEN SLIGHTLY HIGHER TUESDAY. AN  INFLUX OF
MID LEVEL MOISTURE AND INSTABILITY WILL LIKELY GENERATE  INCREASED
AFTERNOON CLOUD BUILDUPS OVER THE LOCAL MOUNTAINS THROUGH  TUESDAY
BUT NO THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED. THE LONG DURATION OF HOT  AND DRY
CONDITIONS WILL BRING AN EXTENDED PERIOD OF ELEVATED FIRE  DANGER
ACROSS SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA THROUGH TUESDAY...ESPECIALLY  CONSIDERING
THE VERY DRY FUELS. MOUNTAIN AREAS WILL BE ESPECIALLY  VULNERABLE TO
LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRES OVER THE NEXT FEW DAYS DUE  TO THE
HEAT...RELATIVELY LIGHT WINDS...AND INCREASING
INSTABILITY...PROMPTING THE RED FLAG WARNINGS. IN ADDITION...THERE
WILL BE SOME WEAK SUNDOWNER WINDS THE NEXT FEW NIGHTS...WITH
ISOLATED GUSTS IN THE 20 TO 30 MPH RANGE THAT WILL ADD TO THE FIRE
DANGER IN THE SANTA BARBARA COUNTY MOUNTAINS AND ADJACENT FOOTHILLS.

HURRICANE ODILE IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE TRACKING NORTHWESTWARD OFF
THE COAST BAJA THE NEXT FEW DAYS. REMNANT MOISTURE WILL LIKELY MOVE
INTO SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...LEADING TO A
COOLING TREND AND HIGHER HUMIDITIES. THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS FOR THE MOUNTAINS OF LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA
COUNTIES...AS WELL AS THE ANTELOPE VALLEY...WITH A BETTER THREAT OF
STORMS TO THE SOUTH AND EAST OF OUR AREA.


...DISCUSSION FROM MONTEREY...

HIGH PRESSURE WILL WEAKEN THROUGH EARLY WEEK LEADING TO A COOLING
TREND FROM MONDAY THROUGH MIDWEEK. A LOW PRESSURE AREA FROM THE
EASTERN PACIFIC MAY BRING SCATTERED LIGHT RAIN TO THE NORTHERN PART
OF THE DISTRICT FROM LATE WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY.

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



$$

ECC028-151630-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY EXCLUDING LOS PADRES NATIONAL FOREST-
DISCUSSION FOR...SANTA BARBARA ECC DISPATCH
319 PM PDT SUN SEP 14 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM TUESDAY FOR THE  MOUNTAINS
AND ADJACENT FOOTHILLS OF LOS ANGELES...VENTURA...AND  SANTA BARBARA
COUNTY MOUNTAINS DUE TO HOT TEMPERATURES...LOW  HUMIDITIES...AND
INCREASING INSTABILITY...

...EXTENDED PERIOD OF HOT AND DRY CONDITIONS WILL BRING ELEVATED
FIRE DANGER FOR REMAINDER OF SOUTHWEST CALIFORNIA THROUGH TUESDAY...

WEAK OFFSHORE FLOW EACH MORNING WILL GIVE WAY TO WEAK  ONSHORE FLOW
EACH AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY. THIS COMBINED WITH AN  UPPER LEVEL
RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BRING A PROLONGED HEAT WAVE  TO INTERIOR
SECTIONS THROUGH TUESDAY. MANY VALLEY...LOWER MOUNTAIN  AND DESERT
LOCATIONS WILL SEE TEMPERATURES RANGING BETWEEN 100 AND  110 DEGREES
DURING THIS PERIOD. MINIMUM HUMIDITIES WILL GENERALLY  RANGE FROM
12 TO 20 PERCENT MONDAY, THEN SLIGHTLY HIGHER TUESDAY. AN  INFLUX OF
MID LEVEL MOISTURE AND INSTABILITY WILL LIKELY GENERATE  INCREASED
AFTERNOON CLOUD BUILDUPS OVER THE LOCAL MOUNTAINS THROUGH  TUESDAY
BUT NO THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED. THE LONG DURATION OF HOT  AND DRY
CONDITIONS WILL BRING AN EXTENDED PERIOD OF ELEVATED FIRE  DANGER
ACROSS SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA THROUGH TUESDAY...ESPECIALLY  CONSIDERING
THE VERY DRY FUELS. MOUNTAIN AREAS WILL BE ESPECIALLY  VULNERABLE TO
LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRES OVER THE NEXT FEW DAYS DUE  TO THE
HEAT...RELATIVELY LIGHT WINDS...AND INCREASING
INSTABILITY...PROMPTING THE RED FLAG WARNINGS. IN ADDITION...THERE
WILL BE SOME WEAK SUNDOWNER WINDS THE NEXT FEW NIGHTS...WITH
ISOLATED GUSTS IN THE 20 TO 30 MPH RANGE THAT WILL ADD TO THE FIRE
DANGER IN THE SANTA BARBARA COUNTY MOUNTAINS AND ADJACENT FOOTHILLS.

HURRICANE ODILE IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE TRACKING NORTHWESTWARD OFF
THE COAST BAJA THE NEXT FEW DAYS. REMNANT MOISTURE WILL LIKELY MOVE
INTO SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...LEADING TO A
COOLING TREND AND HIGHER HUMIDITIES. THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS FOR THE MOUNTAINS OF LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA
COUNTIES...AS WELL AS THE ANTELOPE VALLEY...WITH A BETTER THREAT OF
STORMS TO THE SOUTH AND EAST OF OUR AREA.


$$

ECC031-151630-
ANGELES NATIONAL FOREST-
DISCUSSION FOR...LANCASTER ECC DISPATCH
319 PM PDT SUN SEP 14 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM TUESDAY FOR THE  MOUNTAINS
AND ADJACENT FOOTHILLS OF LOS ANGELES...VENTURA...AND  SANTA BARBARA
COUNTY MOUNTAINS DUE TO HOT TEMPERATURES...LOW  HUMIDITIES...AND
INCREASING INSTABILITY...

...EXTENDED PERIOD OF HOT AND DRY CONDITIONS WILL BRING ELEVATED
FIRE DANGER FOR REMAINDER OF SOUTHWEST CALIFORNIA THROUGH TUESDAY...

WEAK OFFSHORE FLOW EACH MORNING WILL GIVE WAY TO WEAK  ONSHORE FLOW
EACH AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY. THIS COMBINED WITH AN  UPPER LEVEL
RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BRING A PROLONGED HEAT WAVE  TO INTERIOR
SECTIONS THROUGH TUESDAY. MANY VALLEY...LOWER MOUNTAIN  AND DESERT
LOCATIONS WILL SEE TEMPERATURES RANGING BETWEEN 100 AND  110 DEGREES
DURING THIS PERIOD. MINIMUM HUMIDITIES WILL GENERALLY  RANGE FROM
12 TO 20 PERCENT MONDAY, THEN SLIGHTLY HIGHER TUESDAY. AN  INFLUX OF
MID LEVEL MOISTURE AND INSTABILITY WILL LIKELY GENERATE  INCREASED
AFTERNOON CLOUD BUILDUPS OVER THE LOCAL MOUNTAINS THROUGH  TUESDAY
BUT NO THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED. THE LONG DURATION OF HOT  AND DRY
CONDITIONS WILL BRING AN EXTENDED PERIOD OF ELEVATED FIRE  DANGER
ACROSS SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA THROUGH TUESDAY...ESPECIALLY  CONSIDERING
THE VERY DRY FUELS. MOUNTAIN AREAS WILL BE ESPECIALLY  VULNERABLE TO
LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRES OVER THE NEXT FEW DAYS DUE  TO THE
HEAT...RELATIVELY LIGHT WINDS...AND INCREASING
INSTABILITY...PROMPTING THE RED FLAG WARNINGS. IN ADDITION...THERE
WILL BE SOME WEAK SUNDOWNER WINDS THE NEXT FEW NIGHTS...WITH
ISOLATED GUSTS IN THE 20 TO 30 MPH RANGE THAT WILL ADD TO THE FIRE
DANGER IN THE SANTA BARBARA COUNTY MOUNTAINS AND ADJACENT FOOTHILLS.

HURRICANE ODILE IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE TRACKING NORTHWESTWARD OFF
THE COAST BAJA THE NEXT FEW DAYS. REMNANT MOISTURE WILL LIKELY MOVE
INTO SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...LEADING TO A
COOLING TREND AND HIGHER HUMIDITIES. THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS FOR THE MOUNTAINS OF LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA
COUNTIES...AS WELL AS THE ANTELOPE VALLEY...WITH A BETTER THREAT OF
STORMS TO THE SOUTH AND EAST OF OUR AREA.


$$

ECC024-151630-
SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY-
DISCUSSION FOR...SAN LUIS OBISPO ECC DISPATCH
319 PM PDT SUN SEP 14 2014

...EXTENDED PERIOD OF HOT AND DRY CONDITIONS WILL BRING ELEVATED
FIRE DANGER THROUGH TUESDAY...

WEAK OFFSHORE FLOW EACH MORNING WILL GIVE WAY TO WEAK  ONSHORE FLOW
EACH AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY. THIS COMBINED WITH AN  UPPER LEVEL
RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BRING A PROLONGED HEAT WAVE  TO INTERIOR
SECTIONS THROUGH TUESDAY. MANY VALLEY...LOWER MOUNTAIN  AND DESERT
LOCATIONS WILL SEE TEMPERATURES RANGING BETWEEN 100 AND  110 DEGREES
DURING THIS PERIOD. MINIMUM HUMIDITIES WILL GENERALLY  RANGE FROM
12 TO 20 PERCENT MONDAY, THEN SLIGHTLY HIGHER TUESDAY. AN  INFLUX OF
MID LEVEL MOISTURE AND INSTABILITY WILL LIKELY GENERATE  INCREASED
AFTERNOON CLOUD BUILDUPS OVER THE LOCAL MOUNTAINS THROUGH  TUESDAY
BUT NO THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED. THE LONG DURATION OF HOT  AND DRY
CONDITIONS WILL BRING AN EXTENDED PERIOD OF ELEVATED FIRE  DANGER
ACROSS SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA THROUGH TUESDAY...ESPECIALLY  CONSIDERING
THE VERY DRY FUELS. MOUNTAIN AREAS WILL BE ESPECIALLY  VULNERABLE TO
LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRES OVER THE NEXT FEW DAYS DUE  TO THE
HEAT...RELATIVELY LIGHT WINDS...AND INCREASING
INSTABILITY...PROMPTING THE RED FLAG WARNINGS. IN ADDITION...THERE
WILL BE SOME WEAK SUNDOWNER WINDS THE NEXT FEW NIGHTS...WITH
ISOLATED GUSTS IN THE 20 TO 30 MPH RANGE THAT WILL ADD TO THE FIRE
DANGER IN THE SANTA BARBARA COUNTY MOUNTAINS AND ADJACENT FOOTHILLS.

HURRICANE ODILE IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE TRACKING NORTHWESTWARD OFF
THE COAST BAJA THE NEXT FEW DAYS. REMNANT MOISTURE WILL LIKELY MOVE
INTO SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...LEADING TO A
COOLING TREND AND HIGHER HUMIDITIES. THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS FOR THE MOUNTAINS OF LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA
COUNTIES...AS WELL AS THE ANTELOPE VALLEY...WITH A BETTER THREAT OF
STORMS TO THE SOUTH AND EAST OF OUR AREA.


$$

ECC032-151630-
VENTURA COUNTY EXCLUDING LOS PADRES NATIONAL FOREST-
DISCUSSION FOR...VENTURA ECC DISPATCH
319 PM PDT SUN SEP 14 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM TUESDAY FOR THE  MOUNTAINS
AND ADJACENT FOOTHILLS OF LOS ANGELES...VENTURA...AND  SANTA BARBARA
COUNTY MOUNTAINS DUE TO HOT TEMPERATURES...LOW  HUMIDITIES...AND
INCREASING INSTABILITY...

...EXTENDED PERIOD OF HOT AND DRY CONDITIONS WILL BRING ELEVATED
FIRE DANGER FOR REMAINDER OF SOUTHWEST CALIFORNIA THROUGH TUESDAY...

WEAK OFFSHORE FLOW EACH MORNING WILL GIVE WAY TO WEAK  ONSHORE FLOW
EACH AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY. THIS COMBINED WITH AN  UPPER LEVEL
RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BRING A PROLONGED HEAT WAVE  TO INTERIOR
SECTIONS THROUGH TUESDAY. MANY VALLEY...LOWER MOUNTAIN  AND DESERT
LOCATIONS WILL SEE TEMPERATURES RANGING BETWEEN 100 AND  110 DEGREES
DURING THIS PERIOD. MINIMUM HUMIDITIES WILL GENERALLY  RANGE FROM
12 TO 20 PERCENT MONDAY, THEN SLIGHTLY HIGHER TUESDAY. AN  INFLUX OF
MID LEVEL MOISTURE AND INSTABILITY WILL LIKELY GENERATE  INCREASED
AFTERNOON CLOUD BUILDUPS OVER THE LOCAL MOUNTAINS THROUGH  TUESDAY
BUT NO THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED. THE LONG DURATION OF HOT  AND DRY
CONDITIONS WILL BRING AN EXTENDED PERIOD OF ELEVATED FIRE  DANGER
ACROSS SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA THROUGH TUESDAY...ESPECIALLY  CONSIDERING
THE VERY DRY FUELS. MOUNTAIN AREAS WILL BE ESPECIALLY  VULNERABLE TO
LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRES OVER THE NEXT FEW DAYS DUE  TO THE
HEAT...RELATIVELY LIGHT WINDS...AND INCREASING
INSTABILITY...PROMPTING THE RED FLAG WARNINGS. IN ADDITION...THERE
WILL BE SOME WEAK SUNDOWNER WINDS THE NEXT FEW NIGHTS...WITH
ISOLATED GUSTS IN THE 20 TO 30 MPH RANGE THAT WILL ADD TO THE FIRE
DANGER IN THE SANTA BARBARA COUNTY MOUNTAINS AND ADJACENT FOOTHILLS.

HURRICANE ODILE IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE TRACKING NORTHWESTWARD OFF
THE COAST BAJA THE NEXT FEW DAYS. REMNANT MOISTURE WILL LIKELY MOVE
INTO SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...LEADING TO A
COOLING TREND AND HIGHER HUMIDITIES. THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS FOR THE MOUNTAINS OF LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA
COUNTIES...AS WELL AS THE ANTELOPE VALLEY...WITH A BETTER THREAT OF
STORMS TO THE SOUTH AND EAST OF OUR AREA.


$$

ECC030-151630-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY EXCLUDING ANGELES NATIONAL FOREST-
DISCUSSION FOR...LOS ANGELES ECC DISPATCH
319 PM PDT SUN SEP 14 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM TUESDAY FOR THE  MOUNTAINS
AND ADJACENT FOOTHILLS OF LOS ANGELES...VENTURA...AND  SANTA BARBARA
COUNTY MOUNTAINS DUE TO HOT TEMPERATURES...LOW  HUMIDITIES...AND
INCREASING INSTABILITY...

...EXTENDED PERIOD OF HOT AND DRY CONDITIONS WILL BRING ELEVATED
FIRE DANGER FOR REMAINDER OF SOUTHWEST CALIFORNIA THROUGH TUESDAY...

WEAK OFFSHORE FLOW EACH MORNING WILL GIVE WAY TO WEAK  ONSHORE FLOW
EACH AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY. THIS COMBINED WITH AN  UPPER LEVEL
RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BRING A PROLONGED HEAT WAVE  TO INTERIOR
SECTIONS THROUGH TUESDAY. MANY VALLEY...LOWER MOUNTAIN  AND DESERT
LOCATIONS WILL SEE TEMPERATURES RANGING BETWEEN 100 AND  110 DEGREES
DURING THIS PERIOD. MINIMUM HUMIDITIES WILL GENERALLY  RANGE FROM
12 TO 20 PERCENT MONDAY, THEN SLIGHTLY HIGHER TUESDAY. AN  INFLUX OF
MID LEVEL MOISTURE AND INSTABILITY WILL LIKELY GENERATE  INCREASED
AFTERNOON CLOUD BUILDUPS OVER THE LOCAL MOUNTAINS THROUGH  TUESDAY
BUT NO THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED. THE LONG DURATION OF HOT  AND DRY
CONDITIONS WILL BRING AN EXTENDED PERIOD OF ELEVATED FIRE  DANGER
ACROSS SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA THROUGH TUESDAY...ESPECIALLY  CONSIDERING
THE VERY DRY FUELS. MOUNTAIN AREAS WILL BE ESPECIALLY  VULNERABLE TO
LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRES OVER THE NEXT FEW DAYS DUE  TO THE
HEAT...RELATIVELY LIGHT WINDS...AND INCREASING
INSTABILITY...PROMPTING THE RED FLAG WARNINGS. IN ADDITION...THERE
WILL BE SOME WEAK SUNDOWNER WINDS THE NEXT FEW NIGHTS...WITH
ISOLATED GUSTS IN THE 20 TO 30 MPH RANGE THAT WILL ADD TO THE FIRE
DANGER IN THE SANTA BARBARA COUNTY MOUNTAINS AND ADJACENT FOOTHILLS.

HURRICANE ODILE IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE TRACKING NORTHWESTWARD OFF
THE COAST BAJA THE NEXT FEW DAYS. REMNANT MOISTURE WILL LIKELY MOVE
INTO SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...LEADING TO A
COOLING TREND AND HIGHER HUMIDITIES. THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS FOR THE MOUNTAINS OF LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA
COUNTIES...AS WELL AS THE ANTELOPE VALLEY...WITH A BETTER THREAT OF
STORMS TO THE SOUTH AND EAST OF OUR AREA.


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