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Beach Hazards Statement

Beach Hazards Statement issued July 15 at 5:48AM PDT until July 18 at 9:00PM PDT by NWS Los Angeles/Oxnard CA

* WHAT...Dangerous rip currents and breaking waves due to elevated surf expected. Surf heights around 4 to 6 feet in southerly to southwesterly swell with 15 to 18 second wave periods. * WHERE...Ventura County Beaches, Malibu Coast and Los Angeles County Beaches. * WHEN...From Tuesday morning through Thursday evening. * IMPACTS...There is an increased risk of ocean drowning. Rip currents can pull swimmers and surfers out to sea. Waves can wash people off beaches and rocks, and capsize small boats nearshore.

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Area
Ventura County Beaches; Malibu Coast; Los Angeles County Beaches

Red Flag Warning

Red Flag Warning issued July 15 at 5:06AM PDT until July 15 at 9:00PM PDT by NWS Eureka CA

...DRY THUNDERSTORMS ON DRY FUEL MONDAY AFTERNOON... .Monsoon moisture combined with increasing upper level winds will aid in continued isolated thunderstorms Monday afternoon focused around the Klamath Mountains and south through Trinity County. Any storms will be mostly dry and capable of gusty downburst winds. * AFFECTED AREA...Fire weather zone 204.Fire weather zone 283. * THUNDERSTORMS...Isolated, mostly dry thunderstorms. * OUTFLOW WINDS...Gusty and erratic outflow winds up to 40 mph with stronger showers or thunderstorms. * IMPACTS...any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly. Outdoor burning is not recommended.

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Area
Lower Middle Klamath; Trinity

Red Flag Warning

Red Flag Warning issued July 15 at 3:18AM PDT until July 15 at 9:00PM PDT by NWS Medford OR

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING FOR STRONG GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RH FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 281... * IMPACTS...Given the recent prolonged stretch of very hot and very dry conditions, lightning efficiency will be high to very high for fire starts. Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly. Additionally, winds and critically dry humidities could allow for new and existing fires to grow rapidly out of control. Outdoor burning is banned during fire season. * AFFECTED AREA...For the Red Flag Warning today: All of Fire Weather Zone 281. For the Fire Weather Watch on Tuesday: Portions of Fire Weather Zone 281 from Weed northward. * THUNDERSTORMS...Thunderstorms are expected again today. Lightning strikes outside of precipitation cores are possible and cause for concern. * OUTFLOW WINDS...Gusts up to 35 mph. These outflow winds can travel up to 50 miles away from the thunderstorm that caused it. * ADDITIONAL INFORMATION...Thunderstorms will be a mix of wet and dry storms. The thunderstorm threat will move north of the area on Tuesday, but strong gusty winds will combine with very low humidities and could lead to critical fire weather conditions. * WIND...South 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 35 mph. * HUMIDITY...8 to 12 percent. * DETAILED URL...View the hazard area in detail at https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/map/?wfo=mfr

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Area
Central Siskiyou County Including Shasta Valley

Red Flag Warning

Red Flag Warning issued July 15 at 3:18AM PDT until July 15 at 9:00PM PDT by NWS Medford OR

* IMPACTS...Given the recent prolonged stretch of very hot and very dry conditions, lightning efficiency will be high to very high for fire starts. Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly. * AFFECTED AREA...All of fire weather zone 280. This includes the Shelly Fire. * THUNDERSTORMS...Scattered thunderstorms are expected today. Lightning strikes outside of precipitation cores are possible and cause for concern. * OUTFLOW WINDS...Gusts up to 35 mph. These outflow winds can travel up to 50 miles away from the thunderstorm that caused it. * ADDITIONAL INFORMATION...Thunderstorms will trend wetter today, but remain a mix of wet and dry storms. * DETAILED URL...View the hazard area in detail at https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/map/?wfo=mfr

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Area
Western Klamath National Forest

Fire Weather Watch

Fire Weather Watch issued July 15 at 3:18AM PDT until July 16 at 8:00PM PDT by NWS Medford OR

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING FOR STRONG GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RH FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 281... * IMPACTS...Given the recent prolonged stretch of very hot and very dry conditions, lightning efficiency will be high to very high for fire starts. Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly. Additionally, winds and critically dry humidities could allow for new and existing fires to grow rapidly out of control. Outdoor burning is banned during fire season. * AFFECTED AREA...For the Red Flag Warning today: All of Fire Weather Zone 281. For the Fire Weather Watch on Tuesday: Portions of Fire Weather Zone 281 from Weed northward. * THUNDERSTORMS...Thunderstorms are expected again today. Lightning strikes outside of precipitation cores are possible and cause for concern. * OUTFLOW WINDS...Gusts up to 35 mph. These outflow winds can travel up to 50 miles away from the thunderstorm that caused it. * ADDITIONAL INFORMATION...Thunderstorms will be a mix of wet and dry storms. The thunderstorm threat will move north of the area on Tuesday, but strong gusty winds will combine with very low humidities and could lead to critical fire weather conditions. * WIND...South 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 35 mph. * HUMIDITY...8 to 12 percent. * DETAILED URL...View the hazard area in detail at https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/map/?wfo=mfr

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Area
Central Siskiyou County Including Shasta Valley

Dense Fog Advisory

Dense Fog Advisory issued July 15 at 2:14AM PDT until July 15 at 9:00AM PDT by NWS Eureka CA

* WHAT...Visibility one quarter mile or less in dense fog. * WHERE...Coastal Del Norte, Del Norte Interior, Northern Humboldt Coast, Northern Humboldt Interior and Southern Humboldt Interior Counties. * WHEN...Until 9 AM PDT this morning. * IMPACTS...Hazardous driving conditions due to low visibility.

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Area
Coastal Del Norte; Del Norte Interior; Northern Humboldt Coast; Northern Humboldt Interior; Southern Humboldt Interior

Beach Hazards Statement

Beach Hazards Statement issued July 15 at 1:04AM PDT until July 18 at 9:00PM PDT by NWS San Diego CA

* WHAT...Surf of 4 to 6 feet expected, sets up to 7 feet are possible Tuesday and Wednesday. Highest surf will occur on southwest facing beaches in Orange County and northern San Diego County. Dangerous rip currents are expected. * WHERE...San Diego County Coastal Areas and Orange County Coastal Areas. * WHEN...From Tuesday morning through Thursday evening. * IMPACTS...Increased risk of rip currents and dangerous swimming conditions. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...A 3 ft 16-18 second period swell from 200-210 degrees will generate elevated surf and strong rip currents. Surf will begin to subside on Thursday.

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Area
San Diego County Coastal Areas; Orange County Coastal
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Fair 44°F
30.37in
Barometer
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Humidity
North 0.0mph
Wind
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