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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS
ANGELES/OXNARD CA 518 PM PDT WED AUG 26 2015

CAZ034>041-044>046-051>054-059-087-088-547>550-280030-
SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-SANTA YNEZ VALLEY-
SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY INTERIOR VALLEYS-CUYAMA VALLEY-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY SOUTH COAST-VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
VENTURA COUNTY INTERIOR VALLEYS-VENTURA COUNTY COASTAL VALLEYS-
SANTA MONICA MOUNTAINS RECREATIONAL AREA-
SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY MOUNTAINS-SANTA BARBARA COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
VENTURA COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY MOUNTAINS EXCLUDING THE SANTA MONICA RANGE-
ANTELOPE VALLEY-CATALINA AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
SANTA CLARITA VALLEY-LOS ANGELES COUNTY SAN FERNANDO VALLEY-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY SAN GABRIEL VALLEY-
SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-SANTA CRUZ AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
518 PM PDT WED AUG 26 2015

...VERY HOT TEMPERATURES FOR SOUTHWEST CALIFORNIA THROUGH
FRIDAY...

VERY HOT WEATHER WILL CONTINUE TO AFFECT SOUTHWEST CALIFORNIA
THROUGH LATE IN THE WEEK. HIGH TEMPERATURES THROUGH FRIDAY ARE
EXPECTED TO PEAK BETWEEN 100 TO 106 DEGREES OVER THE INTERIOR
VALLEYS AND DESERTS...WITH HIGHS 85 TO 95 DEGREES OVER INTERIOR
COASTAL AREAS. CLOSER TO THE COAST...HIGHS WILL RANGE FROM THE MID
70S TO LOWER 90S. A COOLING TREND IS EXPECTED OVER THE
WEEKEND...WITH TEMPERATURES DROPPING SEVERAL DEGREES EACH DAY.

HEAT INDEX VALUES MAY APPROACH CRITICAL LEVELS IN SOME AREAS EACH
DAY...AND TEMPERATURES MAY BE HIGH ENOUGH TO CREATE HEALTH RISKS
FOR INFANTS...THE ELDERLY...OUTDOOR WORKERS...OR THOSE
PARTICIPATING IN STRENUOUS OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES. WITH THE
COMBINATION OF VERY HOT TEMPERATURES AND EXTREMELY DRY VEGETATION
THERE WILL ALSO BE ELEVATED FIRE DANGER DURING THIS PERIOD.

$$

SMITH



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