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ECCDA DISCUSSIONS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
408 PM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

ECC029-171715-
LOS PADRES NATIONAL FOREST-
DISCUSSION FOR...VANDENBERG ECC DISPATCH
408 PM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

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

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM THIS EVENING FOR THE
MOUNTAINS AND ADJACENT FOOTHILLS OF LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA COUNTIES
DUE TO VERY HOT AND UNSTABLE CONDITIONS...

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT PDT TONIGHT FOR THE
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY MOUNTAINS AND SOUTH COAST DUE TO GUSTY
NORTHWEST WINDS...LOW HUMIDITIES...AND HOT TEMPERATURES...

...VERY HOT AND MODERATELY DRY CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE TO BRING
ELEVATED FIRE DANGER FOR REMAINDER OF SOUTHWEST CALIFORNIA THROUGH
THIS EVENING...

ANOTHER ROUND OF EXTREME HEAT TODAY...WITH WIDESPREAD
TEMPERATURES RANGING BETWEEN 100 AND 110 DEGREES ACROSS INLAND
AREAS. MINIMUM HUMIDITIES HAVE GENERALLY RANGED BETWEEN 12 AND 20
PERCENT ACROSS INTERIOR SECTIONS. THESE CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE
TO BRING ELEVATED FIRE DANGER ACROSS SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA THROUGH
THIS EVENING...ESPECIALLY CONSIDERING THE VERY DRY FUELS. MOUNTAIN
AREAS WILL BE ESPECIALLY VULNERABLE TO LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRES
TODAY...DUE TO THE VERY HOT AND UNSTABLE CONDITIONS. SOME MID
LEVEL SUBTROPICAL MOISTURE AHEAD OF TROPICAL STORM ODILE WILL
BRING ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THIS EVENING ACROSS THE SAN
GABRIELS AND ANTELOPE VALLEY. SINCE MOST OF THE MOISTURE IS
CONFINED AT THE MID LEVELS OF THE ATMOSPHERE AND THE LOWER LEVELS
ARE RELATIVELY DRY...THERE WILL BE THE POTENTIAL FOR ISOLATED DRY
LIGHTNING STRIKES AND GUSTY ERRATIC WINDS NEAR STORMS. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS WILL ALSO IMPACT THE SAME AREAS ON
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.

GUSTY SUNDOWNER WINDS...LOW HUMIDITIES...AND HOT TEMPERATURES WILL
ALSO BRING CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS TO THE SANTA BARBARA
COUNTY MOUNTAINS AND SOUTH COAST THROUGH THIS EVENING. THE STRONGEST
WINDS WILL BE FOCUSED ACROSS WESTERN PORTIONS...WHERE GUSTS UP TO
40 MPH CAN BE EXPECTED. HUMIDITIES ACROSS THE SOUTH COAST AND SANTA
YNEZ RANGE WILL GENERALLY RANGE BETWEEN 15 AND 20 PERCENT IN WIND
PRONE AREAS AND FOOTHILLS...WHILE TEMPERATURES COULD SPIKE UP TO
AROUND 100 DEGREES. SUNDOWNER WINDS WILL HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO BE
EVEN MORE WIDESPREAD ON WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING...BUT
CONDITIONS WILL NOT BE QUITE AS HOT OR DRY.

SLIGHT COOLING EXPECTED ACROSS THE REGION ON WEDNESDAY...WITH MORE
SIGNIFICANT COOLING THURSDAY INTO FRIDAY. NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES
THROUGH THE WEEKEND...THEN A POTENTIAL FOR ANOTHER ROUND OF HOT
TEMPERATURES ON TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY.


...DISCUSSION FROM MONTEREY...

...POTENTIAL SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY...

TEMPERATURES WILL BE COOLER THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS AS A STORM
SYSTEM MOVES INTO THE REGION. A COLD FRONT WITH THIS SYSTEM WILL
BRING A CHANCE OF RAIN...ESPECIALLY NORTH OF THE SANTA CRUZ
MOUNTAINS. A FEW LIGHTNING STRIKES ARE POSSIBLE IN THE NORTH AND
EAST BAY WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY AFTERNOONS ACCOMPANIED BY RAINFALL.
DRY WEATHER AND WARMER TEMPERATURES RETURN BY THE END OF THE WEEK
AND CONTINUE INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.

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



$$

ECC028-171715-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY EXCLUDING LOS PADRES NATIONAL FOREST-
DISCUSSION FOR...SANTA BARBARA ECC DISPATCH
408 PM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM THIS EVENING FOR THE
MOUNTAINS AND ADJACENT FOOTHILLS OF LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA COUNTIES
DUE TO VERY HOT AND UNSTABLE CONDITIONS...

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT PDT TONIGHT FOR THE
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY MOUNTAINS AND SOUTH COAST DUE TO GUSTY
NORTHWEST WINDS...LOW HUMIDITIES...AND HOT TEMPERATURES...

...VERY HOT AND MODERATELY DRY CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE TO BRING
ELEVATED FIRE DANGER FOR REMAINDER OF SOUTHWEST CALIFORNIA THROUGH
THIS EVENING...

ANOTHER ROUND OF EXTREME HEAT TODAY...WITH WIDESPREAD
TEMPERATURES RANGING BETWEEN 100 AND 110 DEGREES ACROSS INLAND
AREAS. MINIMUM HUMIDITIES HAVE GENERALLY RANGED BETWEEN 12 AND 20
PERCENT ACROSS INTERIOR SECTIONS. THESE CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE
TO BRING ELEVATED FIRE DANGER ACROSS SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA THROUGH
THIS EVENING...ESPECIALLY CONSIDERING THE VERY DRY FUELS. MOUNTAIN
AREAS WILL BE ESPECIALLY VULNERABLE TO LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRES
TODAY...DUE TO THE VERY HOT AND UNSTABLE CONDITIONS. SOME MID
LEVEL SUBTROPICAL MOISTURE AHEAD OF TROPICAL STORM ODILE WILL
BRING ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THIS EVENING ACROSS THE SAN
GABRIELS AND ANTELOPE VALLEY. SINCE MOST OF THE MOISTURE IS
CONFINED AT THE MID LEVELS OF THE ATMOSPHERE AND THE LOWER LEVELS
ARE RELATIVELY DRY...THERE WILL BE THE POTENTIAL FOR ISOLATED DRY
LIGHTNING STRIKES AND GUSTY ERRATIC WINDS NEAR STORMS. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS WILL ALSO IMPACT THE SAME AREAS ON
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.

GUSTY SUNDOWNER WINDS...LOW HUMIDITIES...AND HOT TEMPERATURES WILL
ALSO BRING CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS TO THE SANTA BARBARA
COUNTY MOUNTAINS AND SOUTH COAST THROUGH THIS EVENING. THE STRONGEST
WINDS WILL BE FOCUSED ACROSS WESTERN PORTIONS...WHERE GUSTS UP TO
40 MPH CAN BE EXPECTED. HUMIDITIES ACROSS THE SOUTH COAST AND SANTA
YNEZ RANGE WILL GENERALLY RANGE BETWEEN 15 AND 20 PERCENT IN WIND
PRONE AREAS AND FOOTHILLS...WHILE TEMPERATURES COULD SPIKE UP TO
AROUND 100 DEGREES. SUNDOWNER WINDS WILL HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO BE
EVEN MORE WIDESPREAD ON WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING...BUT
CONDITIONS WILL NOT BE QUITE AS HOT OR DRY.

SLIGHT COOLING EXPECTED ACROSS THE REGION ON WEDNESDAY...WITH MORE
SIGNIFICANT COOLING THURSDAY INTO FRIDAY. NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES
THROUGH THE WEEKEND...THEN A POTENTIAL FOR ANOTHER ROUND OF HOT
TEMPERATURES ON TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY.


$$

ECC031-171715-
ANGELES NATIONAL FOREST-
DISCUSSION FOR...LANCASTER ECC DISPATCH
408 PM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM THIS EVENING FOR THE
MOUNTAINS AND ADJACENT FOOTHILLS OF LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA COUNTIES
 DUE TO VERY HOT AND UNSTABLE CONDITIONS...

...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WITH POTENTIAL DRY LIGHTNING STRIKES
AND GUSTY ERRATIC WINDS FOR THE EASTERN SAN GABRIELS AND ANTELOPE
VALLEY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

ANOTHER ROUND OF EXTREME HEAT TODAY...WITH WIDESPREAD TEMPERATURES
RANGING BETWEEN 100 AND 110 DEGREES ACROSS INLAND AREAS. MINIMUM
HUMIDITIES HAVE GENERALLY RANGED BETWEEN 12 AND 20 PERCENT ACROSS
INTERIOR SECTIONS. THESE CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE TO BRING ELEVATED
FIRE DANGER ACROSS SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA THROUGH THIS
EVENING...ESPECIALLY CONSIDERING THE VERY DRY FUELS. MOUNTAIN AREAS
WILL BE ESPECIALLY VULNERABLE TO LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRES
TODAY...DUE TO THE VERY HOT AND UNSTABLE CONDITIONS. SOME MID LEVEL
SUBTROPICAL MOISTURE AHEAD OF TROPICAL STORM ODILE WILL BRING
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THIS EVENING ACROSS THE SAN GABRIELS
AND ANTELOPE VALLEY. SINCE MOST OF THE MOISTURE IS CONFINED AT THE
MID LEVELS OF THE ATMOSPHERE AND THE LOWER LEVELS ARE RELATIVELY
DRY...THERE WILL BE THE POTENTIAL FOR ISOLATED DRY LIGHTNING STRIKES
AND GUSTY ERRATIC WINDS NEAR STORMS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS WILL ALSO IMPACT THE SAME AREAS ON WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON.

GUSTY SUNDOWNER WINDS...LOW HUMIDITIES...AND HOT TEMPERATURES WILL
ALSO BRING CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS TO THE SANTA BARBARA
COUNTY MOUNTAINS AND SOUTH COAST THROUGH THIS EVENING. THE STRONGEST
WINDS WILL BE FOCUSED ACROSS WESTERN PORTIONS...WHERE GUSTS UP TO
40 MPH CAN BE EXPECTED. HUMIDITIES ACROSS THE SOUTH COAST AND SANTA
YNEZ RANGE WILL GENERALLY RANGE BETWEEN 15 AND 20 PERCENT IN WIND
PRONE AREAS AND FOOTHILLS...WHILE TEMPERATURES COULD SPIKE UP TO
AROUND 100 DEGREES. SUNDOWNER WINDS WILL HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO BE
EVEN MORE WIDESPREAD ON WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING...BUT
CONDITIONS WILL NOT BE QUITE AS HOT OR DRY.

SLIGHT COOLING EXPECTED ACROSS THE REGION ON WEDNESDAY...WITH MORE
SIGNIFICANT COOLING THURSDAY INTO FRIDAY. NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES
THROUGH THE WEEKEND...THEN A POTENTIAL FOR ANOTHER ROUND OF HOT
TEMPERATURES ON TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY.


$$

ECC024-171715-
SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY-
DISCUSSION FOR...SAN LUIS OBISPO ECC DISPATCH
408 PM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...VERY HOT AND MODERATELY DRY CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE TO BRING
ELEVATED FIRE DANGER FOR REMAINDER OF SOUTHWEST CALIFORNIA THROUGH
THIS EVENING...

ANOTHER ROUND OF EXTREME HEAT TODAY...WITH WIDESPREAD
TEMPERATURES RANGING BETWEEN 100 AND 110 DEGREES ACROSS INLAND
AREAS. MINIMUM HUMIDITIES HAVE GENERALLY RANGED BETWEEN 12 AND 20
PERCENT ACROSS INTERIOR SECTIONS. THESE CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE
TO BRING ELEVATED FIRE DANGER ACROSS SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA THROUGH
THIS EVENING...ESPECIALLY CONSIDERING THE VERY DRY FUELS. MOUNTAIN
AREAS WILL BE ESPECIALLY VULNERABLE TO LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRES
TODAY...DUE TO THE VERY HOT AND UNSTABLE CONDITIONS. SOME MID
LEVEL SUBTROPICAL MOISTURE AHEAD OF TROPICAL STORM ODILE WILL
BRING ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THIS EVENING ACROSS THE SAN
GABRIELS AND ANTELOPE VALLEY. SINCE MOST OF THE MOISTURE IS
CONFINED AT THE MID LEVELS OF THE ATMOSPHERE AND THE LOWER LEVELS
ARE RELATIVELY DRY...THERE WILL BE THE POTENTIAL FOR ISOLATED DRY
LIGHTNING STRIKES AND GUSTY ERRATIC WINDS NEAR STORMS. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS WILL ALSO IMPACT THE SAME AREAS ON
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.

GUSTY SUNDOWNER WINDS...LOW HUMIDITIES...AND HOT TEMPERATURES WILL
ALSO BRING CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS TO THE SANTA BARBARA
COUNTY MOUNTAINS AND SOUTH COAST THROUGH THIS EVENING. THE STRONGEST
WINDS WILL BE FOCUSED ACROSS WESTERN PORTIONS...WHERE GUSTS UP TO
40 MPH CAN BE EXPECTED. HUMIDITIES ACROSS THE SOUTH COAST AND SANTA
YNEZ RANGE WILL GENERALLY RANGE BETWEEN 15 AND 20 PERCENT IN WIND
PRONE AREAS AND FOOTHILLS...WHILE TEMPERATURES COULD SPIKE UP TO
AROUND 100 DEGREES. SUNDOWNER WINDS WILL HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO BE
EVEN MORE WIDESPREAD ON WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING...BUT
CONDITIONS WILL NOT BE QUITE AS HOT OR DRY.

SLIGHT COOLING EXPECTED ACROSS THE REGION ON WEDNESDAY...WITH MORE
SIGNIFICANT COOLING THURSDAY INTO FRIDAY. NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES
THROUGH THE WEEKEND...THEN A POTENTIAL FOR ANOTHER ROUND OF HOT
TEMPERATURES ON TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY.


$$

ECC032-171715-
VENTURA COUNTY EXCLUDING LOS PADRES NATIONAL FOREST-
DISCUSSION FOR...VENTURA ECC DISPATCH
408 PM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014


...VERY HOT AND MODERATELY DRY CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE TO BRING
ELEVATED FIRE DANGER FOR REMAINDER OF SOUTHWEST CALIFORNIA THROUGH
THIS EVENING...

ANOTHER ROUND OF EXTREME HEAT TODAY...WITH WIDESPREAD
TEMPERATURES RANGING BETWEEN 100 AND 110 DEGREES ACROSS INLAND
AREAS. MINIMUM HUMIDITIES HAVE GENERALLY RANGED BETWEEN 12 AND 20
PERCENT ACROSS INTERIOR SECTIONS. THESE CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE
TO BRING ELEVATED FIRE DANGER ACROSS SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA THROUGH
THIS EVENING...ESPECIALLY CONSIDERING THE VERY DRY FUELS. MOUNTAIN
AREAS WILL BE ESPECIALLY VULNERABLE TO LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRES
TODAY...DUE TO THE VERY HOT AND UNSTABLE CONDITIONS. SOME MID
LEVEL SUBTROPICAL MOISTURE AHEAD OF TROPICAL STORM ODILE WILL
BRING ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THIS EVENING ACROSS THE SAN
GABRIELS AND ANTELOPE VALLEY. SINCE MOST OF THE MOISTURE IS
CONFINED AT THE MID LEVELS OF THE ATMOSPHERE AND THE LOWER LEVELS
ARE RELATIVELY DRY...THERE WILL BE THE POTENTIAL FOR ISOLATED DRY
LIGHTNING STRIKES AND GUSTY ERRATIC WINDS NEAR STORMS. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS WILL ALSO IMPACT THE SAME AREAS ON
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.

GUSTY SUNDOWNER WINDS...LOW HUMIDITIES...AND HOT TEMPERATURES WILL
ALSO BRING CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS TO THE SANTA BARBARA
COUNTY MOUNTAINS AND SOUTH COAST THROUGH THIS EVENING. THE STRONGEST
WINDS WILL BE FOCUSED ACROSS WESTERN PORTIONS...WHERE GUSTS UP TO
40 MPH CAN BE EXPECTED. HUMIDITIES ACROSS THE SOUTH COAST AND SANTA
YNEZ RANGE WILL GENERALLY RANGE BETWEEN 15 AND 20 PERCENT IN WIND
PRONE AREAS AND FOOTHILLS...WHILE TEMPERATURES COULD SPIKE UP TO
AROUND 100 DEGREES. SUNDOWNER WINDS WILL HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO BE
EVEN MORE WIDESPREAD ON WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING...BUT
CONDITIONS WILL NOT BE QUITE AS HOT OR DRY.

SLIGHT COOLING EXPECTED ACROSS THE REGION ON WEDNESDAY...WITH MORE
SIGNIFICANT COOLING THURSDAY INTO FRIDAY. NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES
THROUGH THE WEEKEND...THEN A POTENTIAL FOR ANOTHER ROUND OF HOT
TEMPERATURES ON TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY.


$$

ECC030-171715-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY EXCLUDING ANGELES NATIONAL FOREST-
DISCUSSION FOR...LOS ANGELES ECC DISPATCH
408 PM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...VERY HOT AND MODERATELY DRY CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE TO BRING
ELEVATED FIRE DANGER FOR REMAINDER OF SOUTHWEST CALIFORNIA THROUGH
THIS EVENING...

...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WITH POTENTIAL DRY LIGHTNING STRIKES AND
GUSTY ERRATIC WINDS FOR THE EASTERN SAN GABRIELS AND ANTELOPE VALLEY
 THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

ANOTHER ROUND OF EXTREME HEAT TODAY...WITH WIDESPREAD TEMPERATURES
RANGING BETWEEN 100 AND 110 DEGREES ACROSS INLAND AREAS. MINIMUM
HUMIDITIES HAVE GENERALLY RANGED BETWEEN 12 AND 20 PERCENT ACROSS
INTERIOR SECTIONS. THESE CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE TO BRING ELEVATED
FIRE DANGER ACROSS SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA THROUGH THIS
EVENING...ESPECIALLY CONSIDERING THE VERY DRY FUELS. MOUNTAIN AREAS
WILL BE ESPECIALLY VULNERABLE TO LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRES
TODAY...DUE TO THE VERY HOT AND UNSTABLE CONDITIONS. SOME MID LEVEL
SUBTROPICAL MOISTURE AHEAD OF TROPICAL STORM ODILE WILL BRING
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THIS EVENING ACROSS THE SAN GABRIELS
AND ANTELOPE VALLEY. SINCE MOST OF THE MOISTURE IS CONFINED AT THE
MID LEVELS OF THE ATMOSPHERE AND THE LOWER LEVELS ARE RELATIVELY
DRY...THERE WILL BE THE POTENTIAL FOR ISOLATED DRY LIGHTNING STRIKES
AND GUSTY ERRATIC WINDS NEAR STORMS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS WILL ALSO IMPACT THE SAME AREAS ON WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON.

GUSTY SUNDOWNER WINDS...LOW HUMIDITIES...AND HOT TEMPERATURES WILL
ALSO BRING CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS TO THE SANTA BARBARA
COUNTY MOUNTAINS AND SOUTH COAST THROUGH THIS EVENING. THE STRONGEST
WINDS WILL BE FOCUSED ACROSS WESTERN PORTIONS...WHERE GUSTS UP TO
40 MPH CAN BE EXPECTED. HUMIDITIES ACROSS THE SOUTH COAST AND SANTA
YNEZ RANGE WILL GENERALLY RANGE BETWEEN 15 AND 20 PERCENT IN WIND
PRONE AREAS AND FOOTHILLS...WHILE TEMPERATURES COULD SPIKE UP TO
AROUND 100 DEGREES. SUNDOWNER WINDS WILL HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO BE
EVEN MORE WIDESPREAD ON WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING...BUT
CONDITIONS WILL NOT BE QUITE AS HOT OR DRY.

SLIGHT COOLING EXPECTED ACROSS THE REGION ON WEDNESDAY...WITH MORE
SIGNIFICANT COOLING THURSDAY INTO FRIDAY. NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES
THROUGH THE WEEKEND...THEN A POTENTIAL FOR ANOTHER ROUND OF HOT
TEMPERATURES ON TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY.


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