Quantitative Precipitation Statement
Issued by NWS Los Angeles, CA

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QUANTITATIVE PRECIPITATION FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
311 PM PST THU JAN 19 2017

PRECIPITATION FORECASTS IN INCHES ARE PROVIDED IN 3-HOUR
INCREMENTS UNTIL 0400 FOLLOWED BY 6-HOUR INCREMENTS UNTIL 1600.
THUNDERSTORM CHANCES COVER UP TO 1600 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 JAN 19 2017 THROUGH THU JAN 26 2017.

&&
                                    16-19  19-22  22-01  01-04  |  04-10  10-16

SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY...

LSRC1:CAMBRIA                        LGT    LGT    LGT    0.4   |   1.2    0.2
SMRC1:SANTA MARGARITA                LGT    LGT    LGT    0.2   |   1.4    0.3
NIPC1:LOPEZ LAKE                     LGT    LGT    LGT    0.1   |   1.0    0.3

SLO: PEAK 1-HR RATES: CST/VLY 0.26-0.49    FTHLS/MTNS 0.50-0.75
                      EXPECTED TO OCCUR BETWEEN  0400-1000
CHANCE THUNDERSTORMS: YES

&&
                                    16-19  19-22  22-01  01-04  |  04-10  10-16

SANTA BARBARA COUNTY...

SIYC1:SANTA MARIA CITY               LGT    LGT    LGT    0.1   |   0.8    0.2
SBTC1:SANTA BARBARA POTRERO          LGT    LGT    LGT    0.1   |   0.7    0.4
GBRC1:GIBRALTAR DAM                  LGT    LGT    LGT    0.2   |   1.8    0.6
SMCC1:SAN MARCOS PASS                LGT    LGT    LGT    0.1   |   1.8    0.5
SBFC1:SANTA BARBARA COUNTY BUILDING  LGT    LGT    LGT    LGT   |   1.0    0.3

SBA: PEAK 1-HR RATES: CST/VLY 0.26-0.49    FTHLS/MTNS 0.50-0.75
                      EXPECTED TO OCCUR BETWEEN  0400-1000
CHANCE THUNDERSTORMS: YES

&&
                                    16-19  19-22  22-01  01-04  |  04-10  10-16

VENTURA COUNTY...

FGWC1:FAGAN CANYON                   0.0    LGT    LGT    LGT   |   1.0    0.4
HRCC1:HOPPER CANYON                  LGT    LGT    LGT    LGT   |   0.9    0.4
MTDC1:MATILIJA DAM                   LGT    LGT    LGT    0.1   |   1.6    0.6
VTUC1:VENTURA COUNTY GOVT CENTER     0.0    0.0    LGT    LGT   |   0.9    0.3
MORC1:MOORPARK COUNTY YARD           0.0    0.0    LGT    LGT   |   0.8    0.4
CRXC1:CIRCLE X RANCH                 0.0    0.0    LGT    LGT   |   0.9    0.5

VTU: PEAK 1-HR RATES: CST/VLY 0.26-0.49    FTHLS/MTNS 0.50-0.75
                      EXPECTED TO OCCUR BETWEEN  0400-1000
CHANCE THUNDERSTORMS: YES

&&
                                    16-19  19-22  22-01  01-04  |  04-10  10-16

LOS ANGELES COUNTY...

WFKC1:WEST FORK HELIPORT (MT WILSON) 0.0    LGT    LGT    LGT   |   1.0    1.5
BDDC1:BIG DALTON DAM                 0.0    0.0    LGT    LGT   |   0.7    0.9
PCDC1:PACOIMA DAM                    0.0    0.0    LGT    LGT   |   0.8    1.0
FLTC1:LA CANADA FLINTRIDGE           0.0    LGT    LGT    LGT   |   0.9    1.1
SAUC1:SAUGUS                         0.0    LGT    LGT    LGT   |   0.7    0.6
CQT  :LOS ANGELES DOWNTOWN (USC)     0.0    0.0    0.0    LGT   |   0.9    0.6
MLUC1:BIG ROCK MESA                  0.0    0.0    0.0    LGT   |   1.0    0.6

LAC: PEAK 1-HR RATES: CST/VLY 0.26-0.49    FTHLS/MTNS 0.50-0.75
                      EXPECTED TO OCCUR BETWEEN  1000-1600
CHANCE THUNDERSTORMS: YES

&&

DISCUSSION: MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN WILL BEGIN EARLY FRIDAY MORNING
AND CONTINUE FOR MUCH OF THE DAY. RAIN WILL TAPER OFF FRIDAY EVENING
WITH MOSTLY DRY CONDITIONS SATURDAY. A THIRD AND STRONGER STORM WILL
ARRIVE SUNDAY. RAINFALL TOTALS BETWEEN 1 AND 3 INCHES ARE EXPECTED
FOR COAST AND VALLEYS AND 3-6 INCHES FOR THE FOOTHILLS AND MOUNTAINS.
RAIN WILL TURN TO SHOWERS SUNDAY NIGHT INTO MONDAY WITH ANOTHER
QUARTER TO HALF INCH OF RAIN POSIBLE. YET ANOTHER SYSTEM COULD BRING
LIGHT RAIN TO THE AREA TUESDAY. THEN DRY CONDITIONS THE REST OF THE
WEEK.

&&

MW



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