This is KBUU News - Day 345 - the Tuesday Headlines:
- = More Santa Anas today and tonight.
- = Tomorrow night … we could see 60 mile per hour gusts.
- = Firefighters are looking for embers in Pacific Palisades … could spark another big fire.
- = A private traffic light is switched on … in central Malibu.
- = The cellphone companies did not follow through on promises to keep their system up in blackout areas.
- = Malibu public servant Andy Cohen has died.
Malibu’s Only Local Daily News … from Radio Malibu …. F-M 99 point 1 K B U U. Good morning … I’m Hans Laetz reporting.
With another big Santa Ana wind storm in the forecast in over the next three days … firefighters just east of Malibu are working hard to stamp out all embers and hot spots from yesterday’s brushfire. Details: https://www.radiomalibu.net/santa-anas-up-to-60/
Caltrans has turned on the new private traffic light on P C H. The new pedestrian signal serves the Malibu Beach Inn. Details: https://www.radiomalibu.net/caltrans-activates-hotels-private-traffic-signal-on-pch/
Cellphone customers in northern California were cut off when massive sections of the state were blacked out for fire danger. This … after the FCC and state government have asked the cell companies what their emergency power capabilities are. Details: https://www.radiomalibu.net/communications-failed-in-blackout/
Longtime Malibu resident Andy Cohen has died. Cohen … a resident of western Malibu … was a member of the city Public Safety Commission. An appreciation: https://www.radiomalibu.net/andy-cohen-dies/
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...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR
MOST OF LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA COUNTIES...
* Winds...Northeast 20 to 35 mph with gusts to 60 mph. Strongest
in the mountains and hills.
* Relative Humidity...As low as 2 to 9 percent. Very poor
* Temperature...As high as 87 to 97 degrees. Warmest on Friday.
* Impacts...If fire ignition occurs, conditions will likely be
favorable for extreme fire behavior which would threaten life
Weather for the Malibu ….
(((( Santa Ana winds today … and worse tomorrow …. )))) … highs (((( 83 )))) beaches … (((( 96 )))) mountains and canyons.
Santa Ana winds … ((( up to 35 )))) miles per hour this afternoon.
Sunset tonight is at (((( 6:15 )))).
After that … ((( more wind )))) tonight … low (((( 67 )))) beaches … (((( 62 )))) mountains and canyons.
Tomorrow should be (((( even windier )))).
Sweeping down the coast …
At Leo Carrillo Beach it’s (((( )))) degrees.
KBUU Trancas … ((( ))).
Paradise Cove … ((( ))).
Big Rock … ((( ))).
In upper Malibu Canyon … ((( ))).
Calabasas … ((( ))).
And Civic Center L-A … ((( ))).
In the ocean … it’s (((( 67 )))) degrees in the water at Surfrider.
Mo says the waves today are (((( 2-4 )))) feet high ….
A fun SSW swell holds. NW swell fades. Clean AM.
Those are (((( fun )))) surfing conditions …. according to the lifeguards.
((((( Low tide is at 11:37am.
High 5:15pm 4.7ft ))))
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