Ventura County Coast Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Wind Advisory, Freeze Warning
Issued: 2:25 PM PST Feb. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory in effect until 9 PM PST this evening...
... Freeze warning remains in effect from 1 am to 9 am PST
... Freeze warning remains in effect from 1 am to 9 am PST

The National Weather Service in Los Angeles/Oxnard has issued a
Wind Advisory, which is in effect until 9 PM PST this evening.

* Winds... west winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 35 mph through
this evening.

* Temperature... low temperatures between 29 and 32 degrees are
expected tonight through Tuesday morning. A repeat of this
scenario will occur Tuesday night into Wednesday morning.

* Impacts... gusty winds will make driving difficult, especially
for high profile vehicles. Sub-freezing temperatures can kill
crops and sensitive vegetation, and harm outdoor pets and
livestock. Extended exposure to cold can cause hypothermia.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

A freeze warning means temperatures 29 and 32 for two or more
consecutive hours are imminent. Protective measures to save crops
and sensitive vegetation should be taken. Vulnerable animals and
pets should be kept indoors in a house or barn.