It’s officially May and that typically means gray skies in the Southland – or does it?
The National Weather Service forecast for Los Angeles and vicinity on Monday calls for low clouds and fog in the morning and then sunny. Highs from the lower to mid 60s at the beaches to the lower to mid 70s inland.
Monday night it will be mostly clear early then low clouds and fog. Lows in the lower to mid 50s.
The forecast for Tuesday calls for low clouds and fog in the morning then partly cloudy. Highs from the mid 60s to around 70 at the beaches to the mid to upper 70s inland.
In Coastal Orange County the forecast for Monday calls for partly cloudy skies in the morning then becoming mostly sunny. Highs 66 to 71.
Monday night it will be mostly clear in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Patchy fog overnight. Lows 51 to 56.
Tuesday it will be partly cloudy in the morning, then becoming mostly sunny. Patchy fog in the morning. Highs 66 to 71.
The ultraviolet index level in the Los Angeles area for Thursday is a high 9, according to the weather service. A high exposure level reading of 7-9 means that a person could be sunburned in 7-8 minutes.
Here are the latest temperatures and conditions around Southern California: