(Ventura County, Ca) Light rains arrived late in the evening Wednesday night and continued through the early morning. The consistent drizzle hydrated vegetation after the Woolsey Fire during a period of drought for the region. As of 8:00am, zero precipitation was expected until the afternoon. Thereafter, the number rises to under 5%.
The National Weather Service conveyed the benefit of the rain to clean the ash in the air to improve air quality. According to www.airnow.gov, Ventura County and surrounding areas have a 25 AQI, which is a “Good” rating with a green color on the Air Quality Index.
Today’s high is expected to reach 67 degrees with mostly sunny skies.
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