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Red Flag Warning

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard CA
326 PM PST Thu Dec 3 2020

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING FOR THE
LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA COUNTY MOUNTAINS AND THE SANTA CLARITA
VALLEY DUE TO GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON FOR THE
LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA COUNTY VALLEYS AND COASTS DUE TO GUSTY
WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...

.The Santa Ana wind event will decrease through Friday, however,
it will remain gusty in the mountains and foothills with gusts of
35 to 45 mph. Lower elevations will see less wind with some gusts
to 25 to 35 mph at times through Friday morning. The air mass
remains extremely dry with minimum humidities in the single digits
to lower teens expected across most valleys and mountains through
Saturday. Poor overnight recoveries of only 10-20 percent will be
likely for windier areas of the fire district. Elevated to brief
critical fire weather conditions will persist after Saturday due
to continued dry air and locally gusty offshore winds.

Another Santa Ana may develop over the region Monday through
Wednesday or Thursday of next week.

CAZ241-548-041800-
/O.CON.KLOX.FW.W.0010.000000T0000Z-201205T0200Z/
Los Angeles County Coast including Downtown Los Angeles-
Los Angeles County San Gabriel Valley-
326 PM PST Thu Dec 3 2020

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PST FRIDAY FOR
WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE HILLS AND CANYONS OF THE
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST AND SAN GABRIEL VALLEY...

* Winds...Northeast 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 35 mph in the
  canyons and hills. Isolated gusts to 45 mph through Friday
  morning. Winds decreasing Friday afternoon.

* Relative Humidity...5 to 12 percent with minimal overnight
  recoveries.

* Impacts...If fire ignition occurs, conditions will be
  favorable for rapid fire spread, long range spotting, and
  extreme fire behavior which would threaten life and property.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now....or will shortly. A combination of
strong winds...low relative humidity...and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior. Use extreme caution with
potential fire ignition sources.

&&

$$



High Surf Advisory

Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard CA
815 PM PST Thu Dec 3 2020

CAZ040-041-087-041715-
/O.CON.KLOX.SU.Y.0017.000000T0000Z-201205T1000Z/
Ventura County Coast-
Los Angeles County Coast including Downtown Los Angeles-
Catalina and Santa Barbara Islands-
815 PM PST Thu Dec 3 2020

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PST SATURDAY...

* WHAT...Large breaking waves of 4 to 7 feet with dangerous rip
  currents. Local sets up to 8 feet, largest for west-facing
  beaches of Ventura County.

* WHERE...Ventura County Coast, Los Angeles County Coast and
  Catalina and Santa Barbara Islands.

* WHEN...Until 2 AM PST Saturday.

* IMPACTS...There is an increased risk for ocean drowning. Rip
  currents can pull swimmers and surfers out to sea. Large
  breaking waves can cause injury, wash people off beaches and
  rocks, and capsize small boats near shore.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A High Surf Advisory means that high surf will affect beaches in
the advisory area...producing localized beach erosion and
dangerous swimming conditions. Swim near a lifeguard. If caught
in a rip current, relax and float. Don`t swim against the
current. If able, swim in a direction following the shoreline. If
unable to escape, face the shore and call or wave for help.

&&

$$

Stewart



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