- Flash Flood Watch for Ventura County Coast County, California
- Flash Flood Watch issued January 09 at 2:34PM PST until January 09 at 4:00PM PST by NWS
- Effective: Tuesday, January 9, 2018 at 2:34 p.m.
- Expires: Tuesday, January 9, 2018 at 4 p.m.
...HEAVY RAIN MOVING INTO LOS ANGELES COUNTY AND OUT OF VENTURA
AND SANTA BARBARA COUNTIES...
.Showers and isolated thunderstorms are expected through this
evening across Los Angeles County with periods of very heavy
rain. Rainfall rates between one half and one inch per hour are
possible. Such rain rates are capable of producing flash flooding.
Recent burn areas will be especially vulnerable where dangerous
mud and debris flows are possible.
Farther west showers are ending as is the threat of flash
flooding. The flash flood watch across Santa Barbara County has
been cancelled, though a few showers are possible through late
afternoon. The flash flood watch across Ventura County will now
end at 4 pm with some lingering showers possible through early
evening mainly across the eastern valleys.
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST THIS
The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for
* A portion of southwest California, including the following
areas, Ventura County Coast, Ventura County Coastal Valleys,
Ventura County Interior Valleys, and Ventura County Mountains.
* Until 4 PM PST this afternoon
* Rainfall rates up to a half inch per hour are possible, mainly
across the eastern valleys.
* Rainfall of this intensity can produce dangerous flash
flooding. Mud and debris flows near recent fires are of
particular concern...especially the Thomas, Whittier, and
Sherpa burn areas.