Quantitative Precipitation Statement
Issued by NWS Los Angeles, CA

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QUANTITATIVE PRECIPITATION FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
235 PM PDT FRI OCT 31 2014

PRECIPITATION FORECASTS IN INCHES ARE PROVIDED IN 3-HOUR
INCREMENTS UNTIL 0500 FOLLOWED BY 6-HOUR INCREMENTS UNTIL 1700.
THUNDERSTORM CHANCES COVER UP TO 1700 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: FRI OCT 31 2014 THROUGH FRI NOV 07 2014.

                                    17-20  20-23  23-02  02-05  |  05-11  11-17

SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY...

LSRC1:CAMBRIA                        0.7    0.3    LGT    LGT   |   LGT    0.0
SMRC1:SANTA MARGARITA                0.8    0.4    LGT    LGT   |   LGT    0.0
NIPC1:LOPEZ LAKE                     LGT    0.8    LGT    LGT   |   LGT    0.0

SLO: PEAK 1-HR RATES: CST/VLY 0.26-0.49    FTHLS/MTNS 0.26-0.49
                      EXPECTED TO OCCUR BETWEEN  1800-2300
CHANCE THUNDERSTORMS: YES

SANTA BARBARA COUNTY...

SIYC1:SANTA MARIA CITY               LGT    0.6    LGT    LGT   |   LGT    0.0
SBTC1:SANTA BARBARA POTRERO          LGT    0.5    0.1    LGT   |   LGT    0.0
GBRC1:GIBRALTAR DAM                  0.1    0.9    0.1    LGT   |   LGT    0.0
SMCC1:SAN MARCOS PASS                0.1    1.0    0.1    LGT   |   LGT    0.0
SBFC1:SANTA BARBARA COUNTY BUILDING  LGT    0.3    LGT    LGT   |   LGT    0.0

SBA: PEAK 1-HR RATES: CST/VLY 0.26-0.49    FTHLS/MTNS 0.26-0.49
                      EXPECTED TO OCCUR BETWEEN  2000-0100
CHANCE THUNDERSTORMS: YES

VENTURA COUNTY...

MTDC1:MATILIJA DAM                   LGT    0.1    0.6    0.2   |   LGT    0.0
HRCC1:HOPPER CANYON                  LGT    LGT    0.3    0.1   |   LGT    0.0
FGWC1:FAGAN CANYON                   LGT    LGT    0.3    0.1   |   LGT    0.0
VTUC1:VENTURA COUNTY GOVT CENTER     LGT    LGT    0.3    LGT   |   LGT    0.0
MORC1:MOORPARK COUNTY YARD           LGT    LGT    0.3    LGT   |   LGT    0.0
CRXC1:CIRCLE X RANCH                 LGT    LGT    0.4    LGT   |   LGT    0.0

VTU: PEAK 1-HR RATES: CST/VLY 0.11-0.25    FTHLS/MTNS 0.11-0.25
                      EXPECTED TO OCCUR BETWEEN  2200-0300
CHANCE THUNDERSTORMS: NO

LOS ANGELES COUNTY...

SAUC1:SAUGUS                         LGT    LGT    0.2    0.1   |   LGT    0.0
PCDC1:PACOIMA DAM                    LGT    LGT    0.2    0.1   |   LGT    0.0
WFKC1:WEST FORK HELIPORT (MT WILSON) LGT    0.1    0.5    0.3   |   0.1    LGT
FLTC1:LA CANADA FLINTRIDGE           LGT    0.1    0.3    0.2   |   LGT    0.0
BDDC1:BIG DALTON DAM                 LGT    LGT    0.2    0.2   |   LGT    LGT
CQT  :LOS ANGELES DOWNTOWN (USC)     LGT    LGT    0.1    0.1   |   LGT    0.0
MLUC1:BIG ROCK MESA                  LGT    0.1    0.2    0.2   |   LGT    0.0

LAC: PEAK 1-HR RATES: CST/VLY 0.11-0.25    FTHLS/MTNS 0.11-0.25
                      EXPECTED TO OCCUR BETWEEN  0000-0500
CHANCE THUNDERSTORMS: NO

DISCUSSION: RAIN WILL SPREAD OVER THE ENTIRE AREA NORTH TO SOUTH
THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY. A BRIEF PERIOD OF MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN IS
POSSIBLE WITH THE FRONT AND WITH ANY THUNDERSTORMS THAT DEVELOP,
MAINLY SBA/SLO COUNTIES, OTHERWISE RAIN RATES WILL GENERALLY BE
UNDER A QUARTER INCH PER HOUR. LINGERING SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED
SATURDAY MORNING, MAINLY OVER THE MOUNTAINS AND ALONG THE CENTRAL
COAST.

SNOW LEVELS WILL START OUT OVER 8000 FEET THIS EVENING...THEN FALL
TO AROUND 6000 FEET BY SATURDAY. SOME LIGHT ACCUMULATIONS ARE
POSSIBLE AT ELEVATIONS OVER 6500 FEET IN THE VENTURA AND LOS ANGELES
COUNTY MOUNTAINS.

$$

MW





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