Alert: Wind Advisory, Excessive Heat Warning


...Wind Advisory in effect from midnight tonight to 2 PM PDT
Wednesday...
...Excessive heat warning remains in effect from 10
am Monday to 8 PM PDT Tuesday...

The National Weather Service in Los Angeles/Oxnard has issued a
Wind Advisory, which is in effect from midnight tonight to 2 PM
PDT Wednesday.

* Temperatures...93-103 degrees on Monday and Tuesday. Overnight
lows in the 70s.

* Winds...northeast 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 35 mph Monday and
20 to 30 mph with gust to 50 mph Tuesday before gradually
weakening into Wednesday. Strongest in Ventura County and from
Malibu to Hollywood Hills in Los Angeles County.

* Impacts...the very high temperatures create a dangerous
situation in which heat illnesses are possible. Temperatures
inside vehicles, even if the windows are partially open, can
quickly rise to life-threatening levels. Gusty winds could
create travel difficulty for high profile vehicles.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Take extra precautions Monday through Tuesday if you work or
spend time outside. When possible, reschedule strenuous
activities to early morning or evening. Know the signs and
symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat stroke. Wear light weight
and loose fitting clothing when possible and drink plenty of
water. Never, ever, leave people or pets in enclosed vehicles,
even for a short period of time.

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