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Special Weather Statement

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
1023 PM PST FRI FEB 12 2016

CAZ034>041-044>046-051>054-059-087-088-547-548-140200-
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-
1023 PM PST FRI FEB 12 2016

...MORE RECORD HEAT WITH ELEVATED FIRE DANGER SUNDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY ACROSS SOUTHWEST CALIFORNIA...

AN UPPER LEVEL HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM COMBINED WITH MODERATE
OFFSHORE FLOW NEAR THE SURFACE WILL BRING ANOTHER ROUND OF
RECORD HEAT WITH ELEVATED FIRE DANGER SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY
ACROSS SOUTHWEST CALIFORNIA. THE GUSTY SANTA ANA WINDS WILL
MOSTLY IMPACT VENTURA AND LOS ANGELES COUNTIES...WITH THE
STRONGEST WINDS LIKELY SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY. DURING
THIS TIME...WIND GUSTS BETWEEN 35 AND 50 MPH WILL BE COMMON
ACROSS WIND PRONE AREAS OF VENTURA AND LOS ANGELES COUNTIES...WITH
LOCAL GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH POSSIBLE IN FAVORED MOUNTAIN LOCATIONS.

FORECASTED HIGH TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED TO CLIMB INTO THE MID
80S TO LOWER 90S ACROSS MANY PORTIONS OF THE COAST AND VALLEYS
IN VENTURA AND LOS ANGELES COUNTIES SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY. THE
UNUSUAL FEBRUARY HEAT WAVE WILL MAKE SUNDAY`S LOS ANGELES MARATHON
EVEN MORE CHALLENGING WITH HIGH TEMPERATURES CLIMBING INTO THE
MID TO UPPER 80S BY AFTERNOON.

THE UNSUALLY HOT FEBRUARY TEMPERATURES WILL BRING AN INCREASED
RISK OF HEAT RELATED ILLNESSES FOR THE ELDERLY AND ANYONE
PERFORMING STRENUOUS OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES.


$$

GOMBERG/BRUNO



High Surf Advisory

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
352 AM PST SAT FEB 13 2016

CAZ040-041-087-132000-
/O.CON.KLOX.SU.Y.0010.000000T0000Z-160214T2000Z/
VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
CATALINA AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
352 AM PST SAT FEB 13 2016

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON PST SUNDAY...

* SURF AND TIMING...SURF OF TO 7 TO 10 FEET WILL GRADUALLY SUBSIDE
  TODAY THROUGH SUNDAY.

* IMPACTS...THE LARGE SURF MAY CAUSE MINOR BEACH EROSION AND
  STRONG RIP CURRENTS THAT WILL CREATE A RISK OF OCEAN DROWNING.
  SNEAKER WAVES CAN SUDDENLY OVERRUN PREVIOUSLY DRY BEACHES AND
  JETTIES AROUND THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE.

* LOCATIONS...SURF WILL BE HIGHEST ON EXPOSED WEST AND NORTHWEST
  FACING BEACHES. LOCAL SETS TO 12 FEET ARE POSSIBLE NEAR
  VENTURA HARBOR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF AND RIP CURRENTS WILL
MAKE SWIMMING AND ROCK JETTIES DANGEROUS.

REMEMBER...IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...SWIM PARALLEL TO SHORE
UNTIL YOU ARE FREE OF THE POWERFUL CURRENT. ALWAYS SWIM NEAR A
LIFEGUARD.

&&

$$



Dense Fog Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
305 AM PST SAT FEB 13 2016

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT FOR THE LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST...

.A VERY SHALLOW INVERSION HAS CAUSED DENSE FOG TO DEVELOP ACROSS
THE IMMEDIATE COASTAL AREAS OF LOS ANGELES COUNTY. SOME OF THE
DENSE FOG WILL MOVE INLAND A FEW MILES. FOG SHOULD BEGIN TO LIFT
BY MID MORNING.

CAZ041-131700-
/O.NEW.KLOX.FG.Y.0005.160213T1105Z-160213T1700Z/
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MALIBU...SANTA MONICA...BEVERLY HILLS...
HOLLYWOOD...LONG BEACH
305 AM PST SAT FEB 13 2016

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PST THIS MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LOS ANGELES/OXNARD HAS ISSUED A
DENSE FOG ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PST THIS
MORNING.

* VISIBILITY...ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS.

* IMPACTS...LOW VISIBILITIES DUE TO DENSE FOG WILL CAUSE VERY
  HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY ON THE 405...105...110
  AND 710 FREEWAYS TO THE COAST INCLUDING THE PORT OF LOS ANGELES
  AND LONG BEACH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

WHEN DRIVING...REDUCE SPEEDS AND INCREASE FOLLOWING DISTANCE. USE
LOW BEAM HEADLIGHTS...AND ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO REACH YOUR
DESTINATION.

&&

$$

KAPLAN/THORNTON




Short Term Forecast

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
247 AM PST SAT FEB 13 2016

CAZ041-131300-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MALIBU...SANTA MONICA...BEVERLY HILLS...
HOLLYWOOD...LONG BEACH
247 AM PST SAT FEB 13 2016

.NOW...
PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VISIBILITIES 1/4 MI OR LESS WILL CONTINUE
ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE IMMEDIATE COAST OF LOS ANGELES COUNTY FROM
LONG BEACH TO MALIBU AT 2:45 PM PST. IF ENCOUNTERING DENSE FOG... REDUCE
SPEED AND INCREASE FOLLOWING DISTANCE. USE LOW BEAM
HEADLIGHTS...AND ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO REACH YOUR DESTINATION.

$$
THORNTON/CK



Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
600 AM PST FRI FEB 12 2016

CAZ034>041-044>046-051>054-059-087-088-547-548-131400-
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 FRI FEB 12 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHWESTERN CALIFORNIA.

.DAY ONE... TODAY

AREAS OF DENSE FOG WILL CONTINUE ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE CENTRAL
COAST THROUGH MID MORNING. VISIBILITY ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS IN
FOG. HIGH SURF WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE CENTRAL COAST AND FOR WEST
FACING BEACHES OF LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA COUNTY. THERE WILL BE HIGH
RIP CURRENT RISKS TODAY WITH THE HIGH SURF.

* DENSE FOG ADVISORY.........SEE WWUS76 KLOX - NPWLOX FOR DETAILS *

* HIGH SURF ADVISORY.........SEE WHUS46 KLOX - CFWLOX FOR DETAILS *

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN... SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

HIGH SURF WILL CONTINUE TO AFFECT THE CENTRAL COAST AS WELL AS THE
BEACHES OF LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA COUNTIES THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING.
THERE COULD BE PATCHY DENSE FOG ACROSS THE IMMEDIATE COASTAL AREAS
LATE TONIGHT INTO SATURDAY MORNING WITH VISIBILITY ONE QUARTER MILE
OR LESS AT TIMES.

THERE WILL BE A CHANCE FOR RAIN MOVING INTO THE REGION BY WEDNESDAY
NIGHT THROUGH AT LEAST THURSDAY.

* HIGH SURF ADVISORY.........SEE WHUS46 KLOX - CFWLOX FOR DETAILS *

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

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

$$

KAPLAN




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