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Fire Weather Watch

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
207 PM PST SUN NOV 23 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY OVER THE
MOUNTAINS OF LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA COUNTIES AND THE SANTA
CLARITA VALLEY...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY OVER
THE COAST AND VALLEY AREAS OF LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA COUNTIES...

.WEAKER BUT STILL GUSTY WINDS ARE EXPECTED LATER TONIGHT INTO
MONDAY...ALONG WITH DRIER AIR. THIS WILL RESULT IN CRITICAL
CONDITIONS ON MONDAY OVER MUCH OF LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA
COUNTIES...ESPECIALLY IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON HOURS. RED
FLAG DURATIONS HOWEVER (6 HOURS OR MORE OF CRITICAL CONDITIONS)
WILL ONLY BE MET WHERE THE WINDS ARE THE STRONGEST...NAMELY THE
LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA COUNTY MOUNTAINS AND THE SANTA CLARITA
VALLEY.

STRONGER NORTHEAST FLOW IS EXPECTED MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH
WEDNESDAY. THIS WILL LIKELY RESULT IN WIDESPREAD RED FLAG
CONDITIONS AND DURATIONS OVER LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA
COUNTIES...INCLUDING THE COASTAL SECTIONS. WHILE WEAKER WINDS ARE
EXPECTED WEDNESDAY NIGHT INTO THURSDAY...CONTINUED RED FLAG
CONDITIONS ARE POSSIBLE.

CAZ240-241-244-245-547-241830-
/O.EXT.KLOX.FW.A.0012.141125T1200Z-141127T0100Z/
VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
VENTURA COUNTY INTERIOR VALLEYS-VENTURA COUNTY COASTAL VALLEYS-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY SAN FERNANDO VALLEY-
207 PM PST SUN NOV 23 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM LATE MONDAY NIGHT
THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR
MUCH OF LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA COUNTIES...

* WINDS...AREAS OF NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45
  MPH LATE MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...8 TO 15 PERCENT. POOR OVERNIGHT RECOVERIES.

* TEMPERATURES...80 TO 90 DEGREES.

* IMPACTS...RAPID FIRE GROWTH AND EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR IS
  POSSIBLE IF FIRE IGNITION OCCURS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE FORECAST TO OCCUR. PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR
FIRE CREWS IN THE FIELD OF THIS FIRE WEATHER WATCH. LISTEN FOR
LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE RED FLAG WARNINGS.

&&

$$

KITTELL






Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
600 AM PST SUN NOV 23 2014

CAZ034>041-044>046-051>054-059-087-088-547-548-241400-
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 ISLAND-SANTA CLARITA VALLEY-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY SAN FERNANDO VALLEY-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY SAN GABRIEL VALLEY-
600 AM PST SUN NOV 23 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHWESTERN CALIFORNIA.

.DAY ONE... TODAY AND TONIGHT

GUSTY NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS WILL AFFECT MUCH OF VENTURA AND LOS
ANGELES COUNTIES TODAY AND TONIGHT.

CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE POSSIBLE LATE THIS AFTERNOON
AND TONIGHT ACROSS A GOOD PORTION OF VENTURA AND LOS ANGELES
COUNTIES.

THERE WILL BE A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ON ALL AREA BEACHES TODAY
AND TONIGHT.

* RED FLAG WARNING...........SEE WWUS86 KLOX - RFWLOX FOR DETAILS *

* FIRE WEATHER WATCH.........SEE WWUS86 KLOX - RFWLOX FOR DETAILS *

* WIND ADVISORY..............SEE WWUS76 KLOX - NPWLOX FOR DETAILS *

* HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK......SEE FZUS56 KLOX - SRFLOX FOR DETAILS *

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN... MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

GUSTY NORTHEAST WINDS WILL AFFECT MUCH OF VENTURA AND LOS ANGELES
COUNTIES MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...WITH LOCALLY GUSTY WINDS TUESDAY
NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY.

CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS A GOOD PORTION
OF VENTURA AND LOS ANGELES COUNTIES MONDAY THROUGH AT LEAST TUESDAY
AFTERNOON...AND POSSIBLY INTO WEDNESDAY.

* FIRE WEATHER WATCH.........SEE WWUS86 KLOX - RFWLOX FOR DETAILS *

* WIND ADVISORY..............SEE WWUS76 KLOX - NPWLOX FOR DETAILS *

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

$$

DB





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