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  • Fire Weather Watch for Ventura County Coast County, California
  • Fire Weather Watch issued February 06 at 9:56PM PST until February 08 at 6:00PM PST by NWS
  • Effective: Saturday, February 6, 2016 at 9:56 p.m.
  • Expires: Monday, February 8, 2016 at 6 p.m.
  • ...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY EVENING THROUGH
    MONDAY EARLY EVENING FOR GUSTY OFFSHORE WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE
    HUMIDITY OVER MOST OF LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA COUNTIES...
    .A STRONG SURFACE HIGH WILL CONTINUE TO STRENGTHEN OVER THE GREAT
    BASIN. THIS WILL RESULT IN A STRONG SANTA ANA WIND EVENT OVER
    MUCH OF LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA COUNTIES BEGINNING SUNDAY EVENING
    THROUGH EARLY MONDAY EVENING. THERE WILL BE THE POTENTIAL FOR
    WIND GUSTS EXCEEDING 60 MPH FOR THE MOUNTAINS OF LOS ANGELES AND
    VENTURA COUNTIES INCLUDING THE SANTA MONICA RANGE...AS WELL AS
    THE SANTA CLARITA VALLEY. WIND GUSTS COULD REACH 50 MPH IN SOME
    OF THE WINDIER VALLEY LOCATIONS. RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL LOWER
    TO THE TEENS WITH SOME ISOLATED AREAS REACHING SINGLE DIGITS
    DURING THE DAY ON MONDAY. A DECISION WILL BE MADE ON SUNDAY
    MORNING WHETHER OR NOT THIS OR PART OF THE FIRE WEATHER WATCH
    WILL NEED TO BE UPGRADED TO A RED FLAG WARNING OR CANCELLED.
    ...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY EVENING
    THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON FOR GUSTY OFFSHORE WINDS AND LOW
    RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE MOUNTAINS OF LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA
    COUNTIES INCLUDING THE SANTA MONICA MOUNTAINS AS WELL AS THE SANTA
    CLARITA AND VENTURA COUNTY COASTAL VALLEYS...
    * WINDS...NORTHEAST WINDS 25 TO 40 MPH WITH POSSIBLE GUSTS
    BETWEEN 60 AND 70 MPH.
    * RELATIVE HUMIDITY...DAYTIME MINIMUM HUMIDITIES WILL FALL TO
    BETWEEN 10 AND 20 PERCENT.
    * IMPACTS...IF FIRE IGNITION OCCUR...CONDITIONS COULD BE
    FAVORABLE FOR EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR WHICH WOULD THREATEN LIFE
    AND PROPERTY.

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