Weather Alerts for Camarillo

Issued by the National Weather Service

Red Flag Warning  RED FLAG WARNING   Red Flag Warning
CAMARILLO

Areas Affected:
Los Angeles County Mountains, Angeles National Forest - Ventura County Mountains, Los Padres National Forest
Effective: Sun, 10/20 4:00pm Updated: Sun, 10/20 8:01pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sun, 10/20 10:00pm Severity:  Severe  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PDT THIS EVENING FOR
THE MOUNTAINS OF SANTA BARBARA...LOS ANGELES...AND VENTURA
COUNTIES (INCLUDING THE SANTA MONICAS)...SANTA BARBARA SOUTH
COAST... SANTA CLARITA VALLEY...AND SAN FERNANDO VALLEY DUE TO
GUSTY NORTHERLY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITIES...
.Gusty north to northeast winds will continue to be widespread
across the region through this evening. Areas in the Red Flag
Warning could see winds gusting between 30 and 50 mph, with the
strongest winds focused in the Santa Barbara county mountains and
adjacent foothills of the south coast, as well as the Interstate 5
corridor. Humidity values have fallen into the teens and 20`s
across much of the warning area this afternoon and will persist
through this evening, with higher humidities continuing across the
north facing mountains.
There will be an extended period of offshore breezes Monday
through Wednesday that will bring very warm and dry conditions to
the region. There is the potential for moderate Santa Ana winds
with single digit humidities Thursday into Friday, with gusts of
50 mph or greater possible in the mountains of Los Angeles and
Ventura counties. While there is still some uncertainty in the
strength of this Santa Ana wind event, there is the potential
for critical fire weather conditions across portions of Los
Angeles and Ventura counties, with added fire weather concerns
due to the long period of very warm and dry conditions leading
into the event.
...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PDT THIS
EVENING FOR GUSTY NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY FOR THE MOUNTAINS OF LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA COUNTIES...
* Winds...North to northeast winds 15 to 30 mph with gusts to 50
mph, strongest through the Interstate 5 corridor.
* Relative Humidity...15 to 30 percent.
* Impacts...If fire ignition occurs, conditions would be
favorable for rapid spread of wildfire and extreme fire
behavior which would threaten life and property.

Information:
A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are expected. A combination of strong winds...low relative
humidity...and warm temperatures can contribute to extreme fire
behavior. Use extreme caution with potential fire ignition
sources.
Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in the
field of this Red Flag Warning.

Wind Advisory  WIND ADVISORY   Wind Advisory
CAMARILLO

Areas Affected:
Los Angeles County Mountains excluding the Santa Monica Range - Ventura County Mountains
Effective: Sun, 10/20 3:00pm Updated: Sun, 10/20 8:01pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sun, 10/20 10:00pm Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PDT THIS EVENING...
...HIGH WIND WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 3 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON...
* WHAT...North winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph at
times.
* WHERE...Ventura County Mountains and Los Angeles County
Mountains excluding the Santa Monica Range.
* WHEN...Until 10 PM PDT this evening.
* IMPACTS...Gusty winds will make driving difficult and could
blow around unsecured objects. Tree limbs could be blown down
and a few power outages may result.

Information:
Use extra caution when driving, especially if operating a high
profile vehicle. Secure outdoor objects.