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Spot Forecast for Placerita Fire...L.A. County Fire
National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard CA
224 PM PDT Sun Jun 25 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 1500 PDT on June 25.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

.DISCUSSION...Very hot and dry conditions are expected this afternoon
with gusty southwest winds shifting to the west during the late
afternoon to early evening hours. Winds are expected to gust between
25 to 30 mph in the vicinity of the fire...strongest over the
surrounding ridges. Winds will diminish quickly during the evening
hours...falling below 10 mph by 1900 to 2000 hours. Afternoon
humidity values will be very low...in the single digits to lower
teens...with poor overnight recoveries.

A cooling trend is expected as a weak trough approaches the West
Coast...pushing the upper ridge eastward. Daytime highs are expected
to drop about 5 degrees compared to Sunday`s high...and will be near
100 degrees. Minimum humidities will remain low Monday afternoon but
may rise a couple of percent. Southwest winds are likely to increase
slightly with gusts up to 35 mph over the ridges...and slope winds
around 30 mph.

.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....104-106.
Min humidity........9-14 percent.
Eye level winds.....Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph  with gusts to 13 mph.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Southwest to west winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 25 mph.
 Ridgetop...........Southwest to west winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 30 mph.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....68-72.
Max humidity........35-40 percent.
Eye level winds.....Southwest winds 4 to 8 mph becoming light and variable
                    3 to 5 mph after midnight.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......West winds 8 to 15 mph with gusts to 25 mph becoming
                    northeast around 5 mph after midnight.
 Ridgetop...........West winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 30 mph
                    becoming northeast 4 to 6 mph late in the evening.

$$
Forecaster...SMITH
Requested by...Ronald Haralson LA CO. Fire
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1711594.0/LOX
.EMAIL ronald.haralson@fire.lacounty.gov



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