Windy Weather As We Work Towards The Weekend

Thursday March 14, 2019

     Most of Ventura County is experiencing a Santa Ana wind event with a wind advisory in effect through Saturday afternoon.

   Northeast winds between 15-25 miles an hour with gusts between 35-50 miles an hour are in the forecast.

   The winds have cleared the skies and warmed things up during the day but the night will still be chilly, especially in some areas protected from the winds like the Ojai Valley where overnight lows will be in the 30's.

   Otherwise, daytime highs will be in the 60's and 70's with overnight lows in the 40's and 50's.

   Here are some wind reports for Ventura County for midday Thursday...

 ...Ventura County Mountains...
 Hopper Mountain              36 MPH    1130 AM 03/14   1929                 
 
 ...Ventura County Interior Valleys...
 Newhall Orchard              37 MPH    0100 PM 03/14   879                  
 Balcom Canyon                37 MPH    1130 AM 03/14   345                  
 
 ...Ventura County Coastal Valleys...
 Boney Mountain               48 MPH    1131 AM 03/14   1714                 
 Cheseboro                    43 MPH    1038 AM 03/14   1707                 
 Malibu Hills (Decker Cyn)    43 MPH    1145 AM 03/14   1235                 
 Sandstone Peak               40 MPH    0100 PM 03/14   3110                 
 South Mountain               40 MPH    1120 AM 03/14   1980                 
 Gillibrand Canyon            39 MPH    1230 PM 03/14   1515                 
 Moorpark-Grimes Canyon Rd    37 MPH    1157 AM 03/14   800                  
 Iron Trough Canyon           37 MPH    1110 AM 03/14   1627                 
 Simi Valley (Sycamore/Alamo) 36 MPH    0101 PM 03/14   987                  
 Simi Valley Hospital         35 MPH    0158 PM 03/14   1035                 
 
 ...Ventura County Coast...
 Camarillo Airport            44 MPH    1128 AM 03/14   77                   
 Oxnard Apt.                  41 MPH    1022 AM 03/14   66                   
 Point Mugu Nas               38 MPH    1035 AM 03/14   13