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FNUS56 KLOX 272159
 FWFLOX
 
 FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHWESTERN CALIFORNIA
 NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
 330 PM PDT MON APR 27 2015
 
 ...GUSTY OFFSHORE WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITIES BRING ELEVATED FIRE
 DANGER TODAY...
 
 ...GUSTY ONSHORE WINDS WITH CONTINUED VERY WARM AND DRY CONDITIONS WILL
 BRING ELEVATED FIRE DANGER TUESDAY INTO WEDNESDAY ACROSS INTERIOR SECTIONS...
 
 .DISCUSSION...
 ELEVATED FIRE DANGER ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE FORECAST AREA THROUGH AT LEAST
 WEDNESDAY. AN UPPER LEVEL RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE COMBINED WITH OFFSHORE
 FLOW NEAR THE SURFACE BROUGHT SIGNIFICANT WARMING AND DRYING TO THE REGION
 TODAY. WARMEST COASTAL AND VALLEY AREAS CLIMBED TO AROUND 90 DEGREES TODAY
 WHILE HUMIDITIES HAVE LOCALLY FALLEN INTO SINGLE DIGITS. THIS IN COMBINATION
 WITH THE GUSTY OFFSHORE WINDS HAS BROUGHT BRIEF CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER
 CONDITIONS TO THE REGION TODAY. THE OFFSHORE WINDS WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH
 THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS WHILE ONSHORE WINDS
 BEGIN TO OVERSPREAD THE COASTAL PLAIN AND LOCALLY INTO THE VALLEYS. 
 
 THE VERY WARM AND DRY AIR MASS WILL LINGER TUESDAY INTO WEDNESDAY...WITH
 INLAND AREAS CLIMBING A FEW MORE DEGREES FROM TODAY`S READINGS. DURING
 THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS...GUSTY ONSHORE WINDS WILL OVERSPREAD
 THE FORECAST AREA...STRONGEST ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS AND ANTELOPE VALLEY. 
 AS A RESULT...THERE WILL CONTINUE TO BE ELEVATED FIRE DANGER ACROSS
 INTERIOR SECTIONS THROUGH AT LEAST WEDNESDAY. GRADUAL COOLING IS EXPECTED
 TOWARDS THE END OF THE WEEK AS SOME MARINE LAYER CLOUDS BEGIN TO RETURN
 TO COASTAL AREAS.
 
 CAZ239-281615-
 SANTA BARBARA COUNTY SOUTH COAST-
 330 PM PDT MON APR 27 2015
 
 .TONIGHT...
 SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. 
 MIN TEMPERATURE.....49-57 EXCEPT 58-64 IN THE HILLS. 
    24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE. 
 MAX HUMIDITY........60-80 PERCENT EXCEPT 30-50 PERCENT IN THE 
                     HILLS. 
    24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE. 
 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 6-12 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING NORTH. 
 MARINE LAYER........NONE. 
 LAL.................1. 
 CWR (>0.10 IN)......0 PERCENT. 
 
 .TUESDAY...
 SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. 
 MAX TEMPERATURE.....74-83. 
    24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE. 
 MIN HUMIDITY........30-40 PERCENT EXCEPT 20-30 PERCENT IN THE 
                     HILLS. 
    24 HR TREND......UP 5.
 20-FOOT WINDS.......VARIABLE 3-8 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 6-12 MPH
                     IN THE AFTERNOON. 
 MARINE LAYER........NONE. 
 LAL.................1. 
 CWR (>0.10 IN)......0 PERCENT. 
 
 
 .TUESDAY NIGHT...
 SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. 
 MIN TEMPERATURE.....49-57 EXCEPT 59-64 IN THE HILLS. 
 MAX HUMIDITY........60-80 PERCENT EXCEPT 30-50 PERCENT IN THE 
                     HILLS. 
 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 6-12 MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 MPH IN THE 
                     EVENING BECOMING NORTHEAST. 
 LAL.................1. 
 CWR (>0.10 IN)......0 PERCENT. 
 
 .WEDNESDAY...
 SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. 
 MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-82.
 MIN HUMIDITY........35-45 PERCENT EXCEPT 25-35 PERCENT IN THE 
                     HILLS. 
 20-FOOT WINDS.......VARIABLE 3-8 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 6-12 MPH
                     IN THE AFTERNOON. 
 LAL.................1. 
 CWR (>0.10 IN)......0 PERCENT. 
 
 $$
 
 CAZ246-281615-
 SANTA MONICA MOUNTAINS RECREATIONAL AREA-
 330 PM PDT MON APR 27 2015
 
 .TONIGHT...
 SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. 
 MIN TEMPERATURE.....55-65 EXCEPT 45-50 COLDER VALLEYS. 
    24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE. 
 MAX HUMIDITY........20-30 PERCENT EXCEPT 50-70 PERCENT COLDER 
                     VALLEYS. 
    24 HR TREND......DOWN 10. 
 20-FOOT WINDS....... 
     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST TO NORTHWEST 10-20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH
                          IN THE EVENING BECOMING NORTH 6-12 MPH. 
     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTHWEST 10-20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH IN THE
                          EVENING BECOMING NORTH 6-12 MPH. 
 MARINE LAYER........NONE. 
 LAL.................1. 
 CWR (>0.10 IN)......0 PERCENT. 
 
 .TUESDAY...
 SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. 
 MAX TEMPERATURE.....80-90. 
    24 HR TREND......UP 3. 
 MIN HUMIDITY........10-18 PERCENT. 
    24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
 20-FOOT WINDS....... 
     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHEAST 6-12 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 8-15 MPH
                          WITH LOCAL CANYON GUSTS TO 25 MPH IN THE
                          AFTERNOON. 
     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTHEAST 6-12 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 8-15 
                          MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. 
 MARINE LAYER........NONE. 
 LAL.................1. 
 CWR (>0.10 IN)......0 PERCENT. 
 
 
 .TUESDAY NIGHT...
 SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. 
 MIN TEMPERATURE.....54-65 EXCEPT 47-52 COLDER VALLEYS. 
 MAX HUMIDITY........25-35 PERCENT EXCEPT 60-75 PERCENT COLDER 
                     VALLEYS. 
 20-FOOT WINDS....... 
     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST 8-15 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING 
                          DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3-6 MPH. 
     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST 8-15 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING 
                          DOWNSLOPE 3-6 MPH. 
 LAL.................1. 
 CWR (>0.10 IN)......0 PERCENT. 
 
 .WEDNESDAY...
 SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. 
 MAX TEMPERATURE.....80-89. 
 MIN HUMIDITY........12-20 PERCENT. 
 20-FOOT WINDS....... 
     VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...VARIABLE 3-8 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 8-15 MPH
                          WITH LOCAL CANYON GUSTS TO 25 MPH IN THE
                          AFTERNOON. 
     RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....VARIABLE 3-8 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 8-15 MPH
                          IN THE AFTERNOON.
 LAL.................1. 
 CWR (>0.10 IN)......0 PERCENT. 
 
 $$
 
 GOMBERG
 
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