Others parts of the country might be feeling the December chill, but not in Southern California. Warm, dry and even a high surf advisory Monday are all on the menu. The rest of the week looks pretty spectacular with highs in the mid 70s to 80s.
The National Weather Service forecast for Los Angeles and vicinity on Monday calls partly cloudy skies. Highs in the mid 70s to lower 80s. High surf advisory in effect from 6 a.m. Monday morning to 6 p.m. Tuesday.
Monday night it will be partly cloudy. Lows in the mid to upper 50s.
The forecast for Tuesday calls for partly cloudy skies. Highs in the mid 70s to lower 80s.
In Coastal Orange County the forecast for Monday calls for partly cloudy skies. Highs 72 to 77.
Monday night it will be partly cloudy. Lows 46 to 51.
Tuesday it will be partly cloudy. Highs 74 to 79.
The ultraviolet index level in the Los Angeles area for Monday is a low 3, according to the weather service. A reading of 3-4 is considered a low exposure level, reducing the danger range for those with fair complexions to 15-20 minutes if not protected.
Here are the latest temperatures and conditions around Southern California: