Quantitative Precipitation Statement
Issued by NWS Los Angeles, CA

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QUANTITATIVE PRECIPITATION FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
317 AM PST THU DEC 08 2016

PRECIPITATION FORECASTS IN INCHES ARE PROVIDED IN 3-HOUR
INCREMENTS UNTIL 1600 FOLLOWED BY 6-HOUR INCREMENTS UNTIL 0400.
THUNDERSTORM CHANCES COVER UP TO 0400 ON DAY 1 ONLY.

LIGHT RAINFALL AMOUNTS GREATER THAN ZERO BUT LESS THAN A TENTH OF AN
INCH ARE SHOWN AS LGT.

THE DISCUSSION COVERS THE PERIOD FROM: THU DEC 08 2016 THROUGH THU DEC 15 2016.

&&
                                    04-07  07-10  10-13  13-16  |  16-22  22-04

SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY...

LSRC1:CAMBRIA                        0.1    0.1    0.1    0.1   |   0.2    LGT
SMRC1:SANTA MARGARITA                LGT    LGT    LGT    LGT   |   LGT    LGT
NIPC1:LOPEZ LAKE                     LGT    LGT    LGT    LGT   |   LGT    LGT

SLO: PEAK 1-HR RATES: CST/VLY 0.11-0.25    FTHLS/MTNS 0.11-0.25
                      EXPECTED TO OCCUR BETWEEN  0400-1000
CHANCE THUNDERSTORMS: NO

&&
                                    04-07  07-10  10-13  13-16  |  16-22  22-04

SANTA BARBARA COUNTY...

SIYC1:SANTA MARIA CITY               LGT    LGT    LGT    LGT   |   LGT    LGT
SBTC1:SANTA BARBARA POTRERO          LGT    LGT    LGT    LGT   |   LGT    LGT
GBRC1:GIBRALTAR DAM                  0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0   |   0.0    0.0
SMCC1:SAN MARCOS PASS                0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0   |   0.0    0.0
SBFC1:SANTA BARBARA COUNTY BUILDING  0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0   |   0.0    0.0

SBA: PEAK 1-HR RATES: CST/VLY 0.01-0.10    FTHLS/MTNS 0.01-0.10
                      EXPECTED TO OCCUR BETWEEN  0700-1300
CHANCE THUNDERSTORMS: NO

&&
                                    04-07  07-10  10-13  13-16  |  16-22  22-04

VENTURA COUNTY...

FGWC1:FAGAN CANYON                   0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0   |   0.0    0.0
HRCC1:HOPPER CANYON                  0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0   |   0.0    0.0
MTDC1:MATILIJA DAM                   0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0   |   0.0    0.0
VTUC1:VENTURA COUNTY GOVT CENTER     0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0   |   0.0    0.0
MORC1:MOORPARK COUNTY YARD           0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0   |   0.0    0.0
CRXC1:CIRCLE X RANCH                 0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0   |   0.0    0.0

VTU: PEAK 1-HR RATES: CST/VLY 0.00         FTHLS/MTNS 0.01-0.10
                      EXPECTED TO OCCUR BETWEEN  1000-1600
CHANCE THUNDERSTORMS: NO

&&
                                    04-07  07-10  10-13  13-16  |  16-22  22-04

LOS ANGELES COUNTY...

WFKC1:WEST FORK HELIPORT (MT WILSON) 0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0   |   0.0    0.0
BDDC1:BIG DALTON DAM                 0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0   |   0.0    0.0
PCDC1:PACOIMA DAM                    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0   |   0.0    0.0
FLTC1:LA CANADA FLINTRIDGE           0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0   |   0.0    0.0
SAUC1:SAUGUS                         0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0   |   0.0    0.0
CQT  :LOS ANGELES DOWNTOWN (USC)     0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0   |   0.0    0.0
MLUC1:BIG ROCK MESA                  0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0   |   0.0    0.0

LAC: PEAK 1-HR RATES: CST/VLY 0.00         FTHLS/MTNS 0.00
                      EXPECTED TO OCCUR BETWEEN        N/A
CHANCE THUNDERSTORMS: NO

&&

DISCUSSION:

FAST MOVING MOIST WSW FLOW WITH SEVERAL EMBEDDED WEAK DISTURBANCES
WILL MOVE ACROSS THE CENTRAL COAST TODAY THROUGH SATURDAY. PERIODS
OF RAIN WILL OCCUR FROM NOW UNTIL SATURDAY. THE RAIN WILL NOT BE
VERY HEAVY AND RAINFALL TOTALS WILL NOT BE THAT GREAT. AS USUAL THE
EXTREME NW TIP OF SLO COUNTY WILL RECIEVE BY FAR THE MOST RAIN BOTH
IN TERMS OF FREQUENCY AND TOTALS. THERE WILL BE A STEEP FALL OFF IN
RAINFALL GOING SOUTHWARD. THERE WILL LIKELY BE NO RAINFALL ACROSS LA
AND VTA COUNTIES (SAVE FOR THE NRN PORTION OF THE VTA MTNS)

RAINFALL TOTALS THROUGH SATURDAY WILL LIKELY RANGE FROM 1.00-2.00"
IN EXTREME NORTHWEST SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY TO 0.10-0.25" IN THE
LOMPOC AND SANTA MARIA AREA. LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS ARE POSSIBLE ON
THE COASTAL SLOPES IN NORTHERN SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY. LIGHTER
AMOUNTS OF LESS THAN 0.10" ARE POSSIBLE AS FAR SOUTH OF THE VENTURA
COUNTY MOUNTAINS.

PEAK RAINFALL RATES SHOULD STAY BELOW 0.25 IN/HR...WITH THE HIGHEST
RAINFALL RATES CONFINED TO THE COASTAL SLOPES OF NORTHWEST SAN LUIS
OBISPO COUNTY. THUNDERSTORMS ARE NOT EXPECTED.

LITTLE OR NO SNOW ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED...WITH SNOW LEVELS LIKELY
ABOVE AT LEAST 8000 FEET.

NO RAIN IS EXPECTED SUNDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

&&

ASR



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