San Diego

Calmer weekend winds, but still dry and warmer than usual

A weak onshore move will resume on Saturday & knock a couple of levels off our highs. A ridge of excessive strain over the West will maintain us warmer than usual into December.

SAN DIEGO — It was a heat, dry and gusty Friday as Santa Ana winds continued to maneuver by the county. 

Santa Ana winds began to subside on Friday afternoon. Onshore winds will decide up into the primary half of the weekend with a weak offshore move resuming on Sunday. The fireplace climate considerations will probably be elevated alongside the foothills, but it will not be within the essential territory to warrant a watch or warning like Thanksgiving day.

Daytime highs peaked above seasonal below largely sunny skies on Friday due to Santa Ana winds. The return of weak onshore winds will assist knock a couple of levels off of our warmth on Saturday. Despite the slip, highs will still max out above seasonal.

SEASONAL (AVERAGE) HIGHS:

  • Coast close to 69°
  • Inland valleys close to 72°
  • Mountains close to 56°
  • Desert close to 75°

Over the weekend, a coastal eddy appears to be like to develop on Saturday night time. This will result in low clouds and patchy fog filling within the coastal basin. But, the haze will clear by the mid-morning hours on Sunday to disclose one other largely sunny day. 

A ridge of excessive strain will probably be our important climate maker by the center of subsequent week. This will maintain our temperatures warmer than usual with a restricted marine layer. Low clouds look to favor the quick coast for a lot of subsequent week and be patchy at finest.

High strain and offshore winds will dominate our forecast subsequent week. Easterly winds will favor inland areas and be strongest every night time and morning beneath passes and canyons. Wind gusts are anticipated to peak as much as 30 mph. 

On the flip aspect, the nearer you might be to the coast, anticipate a weak onshore breeze to maintain temps regular into the beginning of December.

We ought to still be conscious of the elevated fireplace climate situations as we additionally stay dry inland, but it would not appear to be we will probably be on the threshold for a watch or warning to be issued subsequent week.

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