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Record heat on day of record destruction

November 15, 2008 |  7:20 pm

This should come as no surprise to anyone. The National Weather Service reported record high temperatures throughout Southern California. Bob Hope Airport in Burbank hit a high of 90 degrees today, breaking the old record of 88 degrees set in 1977; downtown Los Angeles hit 93 degrees, breaking an old record of 90 set in 1936.  Details after the jump.

--Rong-Gong Lin II

RECORD EVENT REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
0457 PM PST SAT NOV 15 2008

...RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURES SET AROUND THE SOUTHLAND TODAY...

  A RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 90 DEGREES WAS SET AT BOB HOPE AIRPORT
(BURBANK) CA TODAY. THIS BREAKS THE OLD RECORD OF 88 SET IN 1977.

  A RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 90 DEGREES WAS SET AT CAMARILLO TODAY.
THIS BREAKS THE OLD RECORD OF 89 SET IN 2007.

  A RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 93 DEGREES WAS SET AT DOWNTOWN LOS
ANGELES (USC) CA TODAY. THIS BREAKS THE OLD RECORD OF 90 SET IN 1936.

  A RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 88 DEGREES WAS SET AT LOS ANGELES
AIRPORT TODAY. THIS BREAKS THE OLD RECORD OF 87 SET IN 2007.

  A RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 91 DEGREES WAS SET AT LONG BEACH
AIRPORT CA TODAY. THIS BREAKS THE OLD RECORD OF 89 SET IN 1989.

  A RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 88 DEGREES WAS SET AT PASO ROBLES
AIRPORT CA TODAY. THIS BREAKS THE OLD RECORD OF 83 SET IN 2007.

  A RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 87 DEGREES WAS SET AT SANTA MARIA
AIRPORT CA TODAY. THIS TIES THE OLD RECORD OF 87 SET IN 2007.

  A RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 91 DEGREES WAS SET AT SAN GABRIEL
TODAY. THIS TIES THE OLD RECORD OF 91 SET IN 1949.

  A RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 91 DEGREES WAS SET AT UCLA TODAY.
THIS BREAKS THE OLD RECORD OF 89 SET IN 2007.

  A RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 89 DEGREES WAS SET AT LOX-OXNARD
TODAY. THIS TIES THE OLD RECORD OF 89 SET IN 2007.

  A RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 89 DEGREES WAS SET AT CAL POLY/SLO
TODAY. THIS BREAKS THE OLD RECORD OF 88 SET IN 1949.

RECORD REPORT


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RECORD EVENT REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
520 PM PST SAT NOV 15 2008

...HIGHEST MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE RECORDS BROKEN OR TIED ON NOV 15...

LOCATION           NEW RECORD       OLD RECORD      PERIOD OF RECORD

EL CAJON              96            90 IN 2007         SINCE 1979
SANTA ANA FIRE STN    94            91 IN 2007         SINCE 1948
OCEANSIDE HARBOR      93            84 IN 2002         SINCE 1953
SAN DIEGO             89    TIED    89 IN 1940         SINCE 1874
NEWPORT BEACH         87            81 IN 2002         SINCE 1934

                                                                  
...HIGHEST MINIMUM TEMPERATURE RECORDS BROKEN OR TIED ON NOV 15...

LOCATION           NEW RECORD       OLD RECORD      PERIOD OF RECORD

RIVERSIDE AIRPORT     74            61 IN 2007         SINCE 1927
SANTA ANA FIRE STN    69            61 IN 2002         SINCE 1948
LAGUNA BEACH          63            59 IN 1970         SINCE 1928
OCEANSIDE HARBOR      60            59 IN 1969         SINCE 1953

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
345 PM PST SAT NOV 15 2008

...OBSERVED PEAK WIND GUSTS DURING THE PAST 48 HOURS...

INLAND EMPIRE...

PALM AVE ES SAN BERNARDINO.....65 MPH
RIALTO AIRPORT.................58 MPH
PALMETTO ES FONTANA............44 MPH
BEAUMONT.......................41 MPH
DEVORE.........................41 MPH
MIRA LOMA......................41 MPH
CHINO..........................40 MPH
ONTARIO........................40 MPH
CORONA AIRPORT.................38 MPH

SANTA ANA MOUNTAINS...

HARDING/MODJESKA...............84 MPH
FREMONT CANYON.................73 MPH
EL CARISO......................53 MPH
CASE SPRINGS...................37 MPH

ORANGE COUNTY COASTAL AREAS...

TONNER CANYON..................49 MPH
IRVINE.........................38 MPH
LAKE FOREST....................34 MPH
JOHN WAYNE AIRPORT.............29 MPH
FOOTHILL RANCH.................29 MPH

RIVERSIDE COUNTY MOUNTAINS...

ANGELUS HILL...................73 MPH
RANGER PK......................62 MPH
INDIAN MTN.....................46 MPH
ANZA...........................36 MPH
VISTA GRANDE...................32 MPH
KEENWILD.......................32 MPH

SAN DIEGO COUNTY VALLEYS AND MOUNTAINS...

SANTA YSABEL/INAJA.............53 MPH
CAMPO..........................44 MPH
DESCANSO.......................42 MPH
CAMERON FIRE STATION...........42 MPH
SAN PASQUAL....................35 MPH
PINE HILLS.....................34 MPH
JULIAN.........................31 MPH
POWAY..........................31 MPH
RANCHO BERNARDO................29 MPH
MT.LAGUNA......................28 MPH
PALOMAR MTN....................21 MPH

$$

EXPIRE DAY:11/17/08
TITLE:MAX WIND GUSTS
PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
234 PM PST SAT NOV 15 2008

...SIGNIFICANT WIND GUSTS SINCE 134 PM PST SATURDAY...

LOS ANGELES COUNTY                    PEAK WIND GUST
TONNER CANYON..........................EAST      40 MPH.
NEWHALL PASS...........................NORTH     48 MPH.
SAUGUS.................................NORTH     48 MPH.
DEL VALLE..............................NORTHEAST 45 MPH.
CAMP NINE..............................NORTH     49 MPH.
CHILAO.................................NORTH     41 MPH.
MILL CREEK.............................NORTHEAST 36 MPH.
SANDBERG...............................EAST      37 MPH.
WARM SPRINGS...........................EAST      55 MPH.

VENTURA COUNTY                        PEAK WIND GUST
CAMARILLO..............................NORTHEAST 38 MPH.
CHEESEBORO.............................NORTHEAST 37 MPH.
SIMI VALLEY............................EAST      38 MPH.
WILEY RIDGE............................NORTHEAST 49 MPH.

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