Ventura County Coastal Valleys Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Fire Weather Watch
Issued: 2:39 PM PDT Oct. 17, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Fire Weather Watch in effect from Friday through Saturday
afternoon for wind and low relative humidity for the valleys and
coasts of Los Angeles and Ventura counties...

The National Weather Service in Los Angeles/Oxnard has issued a
Fire Weather Watch for wind and low relative humidity, which is
in effect from late Thursday night through Saturday afternoon.

* Winds... northeast to east 10 to 25 mph with gusts to 35 mph.

* Relative humidity... daily minimums 10 to 20 percent.

* Impacts... if fire ignition occurs, conditions may be favorable
for extreme fire behavior which would threaten life and

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
red flag warnings.