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High Wind Watch

Statement as of 3:00 PM PDT on April 24, 2015

Expires 9:00 AM EDT on April 26, 2015


... High wind watch in effect from Saturday evening through early
Sunday morning...

The National Weather Service in Los Angeles/Oxnard has issued a
high wind watch... which is in effect from Saturday evening
through early Sunday morning.

* Winds... northwest 25 to 40 mph with gusts to 60 mph possible.
Strongest through the Interstate 5 corridor.

* Timing... increasing Saturday evening and continuing through
early Sunday morning.

* Impacts... winds this strong could cause property damage and
create power outages from downed power lines. Hazardous driving
conditions are also likely due to strong cross winds.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

When driving... use extra caution. Be prepared for sudden gusty
cross winds.

A high wind watch means that conditions are favorable for
potentially damaging winds of 58 mph or greater. Be prepared to
secure all loose outdoor furniture in advance of the onset of
strong winds. Monitor the latest forecasts on NOAA Weather Radio
or your favorite media source.





Record Report

Statement as of 6:20 PM PDT on April 24, 2015


... Record high minimum temperature set yesterday at Santa Maria...

a record high minimum temperature of 53 degrees was set at Santa
Maria Airport CA yesterday... April 23rd. This tied the old record of
53 set in 2012 and 1910.


Public Information Statement

Statement as of 6:13 PM PDT on April 24, 2015


... Significant wind gusts since 113 PM PDT Friday...

Los Angeles County peak wind Gust
Lake Palmdale... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... southwest 47 mph.
Poppy Park... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... southwest 38 mph.
Lancaster... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... .southwest 37 mph.


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