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ECCDA DISCUSSIONS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
314 PM PDT MON SEP 29 2014

ECC029-301615-
LOS PADRES NATIONAL FOREST-
DISCUSSION FOR...VANDENBERG ECC DISPATCH
314 PM PDT MON SEP 29 2014

...DISCUSSION FROM LOS ANGELES/OXNARD...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FOR THE VENTURA AND LOS ANGELES COUNTY
MOUNTAINS AND VALLEYS FROM LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY
EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...

AN UPPER RIDGE OFF THE WEST COAST WILL MAINTAIN NORTHWEST FLOW
ACROSS SOUTHWEST CALIFORNIA THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY...WITH A SLOW
WARMING TREND UNDER WEAK ONSHORE FLOW. LIGHT NORTH TO NORTHEAST FLOW
WILL FORM EACH DAY OVER INLAND SECTIONS AS A WEAK TROUGH PASSES EAST
OF THE AREA. LOCALLY MODERATE NORTHWEST WINDS WILL AFFECT PASSES AND
CANYONS OF THE SANTA BARBARA SOUTH COAST THIS EVENING AND AGAIN
TUESDAY EVENING.

WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY THE OFFSHORE RIDGE WILL BEGIN TO PUSH
EASTWARD OVER THE WEST COAST...BRINGING A SIGNIFICANT WARMING AND
DRYING TREND THAT MAY PERSIST THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK. TEMPERATURES
WILL RISE STEADILY THROUGH LATE IN THE WEEK WITH THE PEAK EXPECTED
ON SATURDAY. AT THE SAME TIME...OFFSHORE GRADIENTS WILL BRING A
CORRESPONDING DRYING TREND. THERE IS AN INCREASING POSSIBILITY OF
WEAK TO MODERATE OFFSHORE WINDS DEVELOPING OVER INTERIOR SECTIONS OF
VENTURA AND LOS ANGELES COUNTIES WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY. THE
STRONGEST NORTHEAST WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO OCCUR THURSDAY MORNING.
HUMIDITIES ARE EXPECTED TO FALL INTO THE LOW TEENS TO SINGLE DIGITS
THURSDAY AFTERNOON. AFTER POOR RECOVERIES THURSDAY
NIGHT...WIDESPREAD SINGLE DIGIT HUMIDITIES ARE LIKELY ON FRIDAY.

THE COMBINATION OF HOT AND DRY CONDITIONS WITH GUSTY WINDS WILL
BRING THE LIKELIHOOD OF CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS WEDNESDAY
NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY. THE EXTREMELY DRY FUELS IN PLACE WILL ALLOW
FOR RAPID FIRE GROWTH IF IGNITION WERE TO OCCUR. THERE IS A CHANCE
THAT RED FLAG CONDITIONS WILL SPREAD WESTWARD TO THE COAST THURSDAY
MORNING.


...DISCUSSION FROM MONTEREY...

...OFFSHORE WINDS IN THE HILLS TUESDAY NIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY...
...MUCH WARMER AND DRIER WEDNESDAY THROUGH THE WEEKEND...

VERY LITTLE CHANGE EXPECTED THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON. OFFSHORE FLOW
WILL DEVELOP TUESDAY EVENING AND STRENGTHEN THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY.
OFFSHORE WINDS WILL BE STRONGEST OVER THE NORTH AND EAST BAY HILLS
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT AND EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING. HUMIDITIES WILL
INITIALLY BE HIGHER BUT GRADUALLY DROP TUESDAY NIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY
MORNING. THERE AFTER...UNSEASONABLY WARM TEMPERATURES...POOR
HUMIDITY RECOVERIES AND LIGHT OFFSHORE FLOW IS FORECAST THE SECOND
HALF OF THE WEEK AND INTO NEXT WEEK.

NOTE : ALL WINDS ARE 20-FOOT WINDS UNLESS OTHERWISE SPECIFIED.
THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY STRONG, GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS.



$$

ECC028-301615-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY EXCLUDING LOS PADRES NATIONAL FOREST-
DISCUSSION FOR...SANTA BARBARA ECC DISPATCH
314 PM PDT MON SEP 29 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FOR THE VENTURA AND LOS ANGELES COUNTY
MOUNTAINS AND VALLEYS FROM LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY
EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS...HIGH TEMPERATURES AND LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY...

AN UPPER RIDGE OFF THE WEST COAST WILL MAINTAIN NORTHWEST FLOW
ACROSS SOUTHWEST CALIFORNIA THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY...WITH A SLOW
WARMING TREND UNDER WEAK ONSHORE FLOW. LIGHT NORTH TO NORTHEAST FLOW
WILL FORM EACH DAY OVER INLAND SECTIONS AS A WEAK TROUGH PASSES EAST
OF THE AREA. LOCALLY MODERATE NORTHWEST WINDS WILL AFFECT PASSES AND
CANYONS OF THE SANTA BARBARA SOUTH COAST THIS EVENING AND AGAIN
TUESDAY EVENING.

WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY THE OFFSHORE RIDGE WILL BEGIN TO PUSH
EASTWARD OVER THE WEST COAST...BRINGING A SIGNIFICANT WARMING AND
DRYING TREND THAT MAY PERSIST THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK. TEMPERATURES
WILL RISE STEADILY THROUGH LATE IN THE WEEK WITH THE PEAK EXPECTED
ON SATURDAY. AT THE SAME TIME...OFFSHORE GRADIENTS WILL BRING A
CORRESPONDING DRYING TREND. THERE IS AN INCREASING POSSIBILITY OF
WEAK TO MODERATE OFFSHORE WINDS DEVELOPING OVER INTERIOR SECTIONS OF
VENTURA AND LOS ANGELES COUNTIES WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY. THE
STRONGEST NORTHEAST WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO OCCUR THURSDAY MORNING.
HUMIDITIES ARE EXPECTED TO FALL INTO THE LOW TEENS TO SINGLE DIGITS
THURSDAY AFTERNOON. AFTER POOR RECOVERIES THURSDAY
NIGHT...WIDESPREAD SINGLE DIGIT HUMIDITIES ARE LIKELY ON FRIDAY.

THE COMBINATION OF HOT AND DRY CONDITIONS WITH GUSTY WINDS WILL
BRING THE LIKELIHOOD OF CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS WEDNESDAY
NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY. THE EXTREMELY DRY FUELS IN PLACE WILL ALLOW
FOR RAPID FIRE GROWTH IF IGNITION WERE TO OCCUR. THERE IS A CHANCE
THAT RED FLAG CONDITIONS WILL SPREAD WESTWARD TO THE COAST THURSDAY
MORNING.


$$

ECC031-301615-
ANGELES NATIONAL FOREST-
DISCUSSION FOR...LANCASTER ECC DISPATCH
314 PM PDT MON SEP 29 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FOR THE VENTURA AND LOS ANGELES COUNTY
MOUNTAINS AND VALLEYS FROM LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY
EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS...HIGH TEMPERATURES AND LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY...

AN UPPER RIDGE OFF THE WEST COAST WILL MAINTAIN NORTHWEST FLOW
ACROSS SOUTHWEST CALIFORNIA THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY...WITH A SLOW
WARMING TREND UNDER WEAK ONSHORE FLOW. LIGHT NORTH TO NORTHEAST FLOW
WILL FORM EACH DAY OVER INLAND SECTIONS AS A WEAK TROUGH PASSES EAST
OF THE AREA. LOCALLY MODERATE NORTHWEST WINDS WILL AFFECT PASSES AND
CANYONS OF THE SANTA BARBARA SOUTH COAST THIS EVENING AND AGAIN
TUESDAY EVENING.

WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY THE OFFSHORE RIDGE WILL BEGIN TO PUSH
EASTWARD OVER THE WEST COAST...BRINGING A SIGNIFICANT WARMING AND
DRYING TREND THAT MAY PERSIST THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK. TEMPERATURES
WILL RISE STEADILY THROUGH LATE IN THE WEEK WITH THE PEAK EXPECTED
ON SATURDAY. AT THE SAME TIME...OFFSHORE GRADIENTS WILL BRING A
CORRESPONDING DRYING TREND. THERE IS AN INCREASING POSSIBILITY OF
WEAK TO MODERATE OFFSHORE WINDS DEVELOPING OVER INTERIOR SECTIONS OF
VENTURA AND LOS ANGELES COUNTIES WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY. THE
STRONGEST NORTHEAST WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO OCCUR THURSDAY MORNING.
HUMIDITIES ARE EXPECTED TO FALL INTO THE LOW TEENS TO SINGLE DIGITS
THURSDAY AFTERNOON. AFTER POOR RECOVERIES THURSDAY
NIGHT...WIDESPREAD SINGLE DIGIT HUMIDITIES ARE LIKELY ON FRIDAY.

THE COMBINATION OF HOT AND DRY CONDITIONS WITH GUSTY WINDS WILL
BRING THE LIKELIHOOD OF CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS WEDNESDAY
NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY. THE EXTREMELY DRY FUELS IN PLACE WILL ALLOW
FOR RAPID FIRE GROWTH IF IGNITION WERE TO OCCUR. THERE IS A CHANCE
THAT RED FLAG CONDITIONS WILL SPREAD WESTWARD TO THE COAST THURSDAY
MORNING.


$$

ECC024-301615-
SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY-
DISCUSSION FOR...SAN LUIS OBISPO ECC DISPATCH
314 PM PDT MON SEP 29 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FOR THE VENTURA AND LOS ANGELES COUNTY
MOUNTAINS AND VALLEYS FROM LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY
EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS...HIGH TEMPERATURES AND LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY...

AN UPPER RIDGE OFF THE WEST COAST WILL MAINTAIN NORTHWEST FLOW
ACROSS SOUTHWEST CALIFORNIA THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY...WITH A SLOW
WARMING TREND UNDER WEAK ONSHORE FLOW. LIGHT NORTH TO NORTHEAST FLOW
WILL FORM EACH DAY OVER INLAND SECTIONS AS A WEAK TROUGH PASSES EAST
OF THE AREA. LOCALLY MODERATE NORTHWEST WINDS WILL AFFECT PASSES AND
CANYONS OF THE SANTA BARBARA SOUTH COAST THIS EVENING AND AGAIN
TUESDAY EVENING.

WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY THE OFFSHORE RIDGE WILL BEGIN TO PUSH
EASTWARD OVER THE WEST COAST...BRINGING A SIGNIFICANT WARMING AND
DRYING TREND THAT MAY PERSIST THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK. TEMPERATURES
WILL RISE STEADILY THROUGH LATE IN THE WEEK WITH THE PEAK EXPECTED
ON SATURDAY. AT THE SAME TIME...OFFSHORE GRADIENTS WILL BRING A
CORRESPONDING DRYING TREND. THERE IS AN INCREASING POSSIBILITY OF
WEAK TO MODERATE OFFSHORE WINDS DEVELOPING OVER INTERIOR SECTIONS OF
VENTURA AND LOS ANGELES COUNTIES WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY. THE
STRONGEST NORTHEAST WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO OCCUR THURSDAY MORNING.
HUMIDITIES ARE EXPECTED TO FALL INTO THE LOW TEENS TO SINGLE DIGITS
THURSDAY AFTERNOON. AFTER POOR RECOVERIES THURSDAY
NIGHT...WIDESPREAD SINGLE DIGIT HUMIDITIES ARE LIKELY ON FRIDAY.

THE COMBINATION OF HOT AND DRY CONDITIONS WITH GUSTY WINDS WILL
BRING THE LIKELIHOOD OF CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS WEDNESDAY
NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY. THE EXTREMELY DRY FUELS IN PLACE WILL ALLOW
FOR RAPID FIRE GROWTH IF IGNITION WERE TO OCCUR. THERE IS A CHANCE
THAT RED FLAG CONDITIONS WILL SPREAD WESTWARD TO THE COAST THURSDAY
MORNING.


$$

ECC032-301615-
VENTURA COUNTY EXCLUDING LOS PADRES NATIONAL FOREST-
DISCUSSION FOR...VENTURA ECC DISPATCH
314 PM PDT MON SEP 29 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FOR THE VENTURA AND LOS ANGELES COUNTY
MOUNTAINS AND VALLEYS FROM LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY
EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS...HIGH TEMPERATURES AND LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY...

AN UPPER RIDGE OFF THE WEST COAST WILL MAINTAIN NORTHWEST FLOW
ACROSS SOUTHWEST CALIFORNIA THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY...WITH A SLOW
WARMING TREND UNDER WEAK ONSHORE FLOW. LIGHT NORTH TO NORTHEAST FLOW
WILL FORM EACH DAY OVER INLAND SECTIONS AS A WEAK TROUGH PASSES EAST
OF THE AREA. LOCALLY MODERATE NORTHWEST WINDS WILL AFFECT PASSES AND
CANYONS OF THE SANTA BARBARA SOUTH COAST THIS EVENING AND AGAIN
TUESDAY EVENING.

WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY THE OFFSHORE RIDGE WILL BEGIN TO PUSH
EASTWARD OVER THE WEST COAST...BRINGING A SIGNIFICANT WARMING AND
DRYING TREND THAT MAY PERSIST THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK. TEMPERATURES
WILL RISE STEADILY THROUGH LATE IN THE WEEK WITH THE PEAK EXPECTED
ON SATURDAY. AT THE SAME TIME...OFFSHORE GRADIENTS WILL BRING A
CORRESPONDING DRYING TREND. THERE IS AN INCREASING POSSIBILITY OF
WEAK TO MODERATE OFFSHORE WINDS DEVELOPING OVER INTERIOR SECTIONS OF
VENTURA AND LOS ANGELES COUNTIES WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY. THE
STRONGEST NORTHEAST WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO OCCUR THURSDAY MORNING.
HUMIDITIES ARE EXPECTED TO FALL INTO THE LOW TEENS TO SINGLE DIGITS
THURSDAY AFTERNOON. AFTER POOR RECOVERIES THURSDAY
NIGHT...WIDESPREAD SINGLE DIGIT HUMIDITIES ARE LIKELY ON FRIDAY.

THE COMBINATION OF HOT AND DRY CONDITIONS WITH GUSTY WINDS WILL
BRING THE LIKELIHOOD OF CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS WEDNESDAY
NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY. THE EXTREMELY DRY FUELS IN PLACE WILL ALLOW
FOR RAPID FIRE GROWTH IF IGNITION WERE TO OCCUR. THERE IS A CHANCE
THAT RED FLAG CONDITIONS WILL SPREAD WESTWARD TO THE COAST THURSDAY
MORNING.


$$

ECC030-301615-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY EXCLUDING ANGELES NATIONAL FOREST-
DISCUSSION FOR...LOS ANGELES ECC DISPATCH
314 PM PDT MON SEP 29 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FOR THE VENTURA AND LOS ANGELES COUNTY
MOUNTAINS AND VALLEYS FROM LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY
EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS...HIGH TEMPERATURES AND LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY...

AN UPPER RIDGE OFF THE WEST COAST WILL MAINTAIN NORTHWEST FLOW
ACROSS SOUTHWEST CALIFORNIA THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY...WITH A SLOW
WARMING TREND UNDER WEAK ONSHORE FLOW. LIGHT NORTH TO NORTHEAST FLOW
WILL FORM EACH DAY OVER INLAND SECTIONS AS A WEAK TROUGH PASSES EAST
OF THE AREA. LOCALLY MODERATE NORTHWEST WINDS WILL AFFECT PASSES AND
CANYONS OF THE SANTA BARBARA SOUTH COAST THIS EVENING AND AGAIN
TUESDAY EVENING.

WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY THE OFFSHORE RIDGE WILL BEGIN TO PUSH
EASTWARD OVER THE WEST COAST...BRINGING A SIGNIFICANT WARMING AND
DRYING TREND THAT MAY PERSIST THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK. TEMPERATURES
WILL RISE STEADILY THROUGH LATE IN THE WEEK WITH THE PEAK EXPECTED
ON SATURDAY. AT THE SAME TIME...OFFSHORE GRADIENTS WILL BRING A
CORRESPONDING DRYING TREND. THERE IS AN INCREASING POSSIBILITY OF
WEAK TO MODERATE OFFSHORE WINDS DEVELOPING OVER INTERIOR SECTIONS OF
VENTURA AND LOS ANGELES COUNTIES WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY. THE
STRONGEST NORTHEAST WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO OCCUR THURSDAY MORNING.
HUMIDITIES ARE EXPECTED TO FALL INTO THE LOW TEENS TO SINGLE DIGITS
THURSDAY AFTERNOON. AFTER POOR RECOVERIES THURSDAY
NIGHT...WIDESPREAD SINGLE DIGIT HUMIDITIES ARE LIKELY ON FRIDAY.

THE COMBINATION OF HOT AND DRY CONDITIONS WITH GUSTY WINDS WILL
BRING THE LIKELIHOOD OF CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS WEDNESDAY
NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY. THE EXTREMELY DRY FUELS IN PLACE WILL ALLOW
FOR RAPID FIRE GROWTH IF IGNITION WERE TO OCCUR. THERE IS A CHANCE
THAT RED FLAG CONDITIONS WILL SPREAD WESTWARD TO THE COAST THURSDAY
MORNING.


$$








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