Los Angeles County San Gabriel Valley Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Fire Weather Watch
Statement as of 12:52 PM PDT on September 30, 2014

...Fire Weather Watch remains in effect from late Wednesday night through Friday evening for the Los Angeles and Ventura County valleys for low humidities and gusty northeast winds...

* winds...potential for northeast winds increasing to 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 30 mph late Wednesday night through Thursday morning. The winds may diminish some Thursday afternoon before increasing again Thursday night.

* Relative humidity...humidities in the lower teens to upper single digits will be possible Thursday. Poor humidity recoveries are likely Thursday night...with widespread single digit humidities possible Friday.

* Temperatures...widespread 90s Thursday...and into the lower 100s on Friday.

* Impacts...with extremely dry fuels in place...if fire ignition occurs there could be rapid spread of wildfire that would lead to a threat to life and property.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions are forecast to occur. Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in the field of this Fire Weather Watch. Listen for later forecasts and possible red flag warnings.