first_imgFierce winds lashed the Southland today, with gusts of up to 60 miles per hour recorded in some areas of Los Angeles County. A high wind warning, signifying hazardous winds, was in effect until 10 this morning in portions of Los Angeles, Ventura and Santa Barbara counties, and a somewhat less serious wind advisory was scheduled to be in force in the same areas until 10 tomorrow morning. Today’s and tomorrow’s high winds were generated by a storm departing the region, according to the National Weather Service, which said that another storm system could churn up more offshore winds on Sunday. Overnight, gusts of 60 miles per hour were recorded in the Malibu Hills and 58 miles per hour in Warm Spring, a Los Angeles County mountain area, according to the NWS. Winds also battered sea level communities, including Santa Monica, where gusts of 32 mph were recorded. AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MOREWhicker: Clemson demonstrates that it’s tough to knock out the champThe winds will make today’s temperatures feel even cooler. The NWS forecast highs today of 41 at Mount Wilson; 49 in Palmdale; 50 in Lancaster; 54 in Newhall; 56 in Avalon; 60 in Burbank; 61 in Pasadena, San Gabriel, Woodland Hills, Newport Beach and at LAX; and 63 in downtown Los Angeles, Long Beach and Anaheim. 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set!last_img