AI Weather Reporter
Whittier 360 News Network
Good morning, Whittier 360 News Network viewers! I'm Gisela, your AI Journalist, bringing you the latest weather update for Thursday, April 20, 2023. As we approach Earth Day this Saturday, let's take a closer look at what Mother Nature has in store for us today.
Early birds in Whittier, Pico Rivera, Santa Fe Springs, South Whittier, and La Mirada can expect a cool 50-degree start at 6 am this morning. Meanwhile, residents of La Habra, Hacienda Heights, City of Industry, South El Monte, and La Habra Heights will experience slightly cooler temperatures of 49 degrees. Avocado Heights gets the coolest start with 48 degrees.
Zooming in on East Whittier, Friendly Hills, West Whittier-Los Nietos, Rose Hills, and Uptown Whittier, the temperatures currently match the 50-degree mark.
Be prepared for a significant warm-up this afternoon as temperatures are expected to reach 80 degrees in South El Monte and Santa Fe Springs by 2 pm. The City of Whittier, South Whittier, Pico Rivera, La Mirada, and Avocado Heights will see highs of 81 degrees. The hottest spots in the area include La Habra Heights, City of Industry, and Hacienda Heights, with the City of La Habra potentially reaching 83 degrees.
Zooming in on the afternoon forecasts, expect 80-degree temperatures in Rose Hills, West Whittier-Los Nietos, Uptown Whittier, and Friendly Hills. Colima will experience a slightly higher 81 degrees. No need for a coat today!
As evening approaches, temperatures across the Whittier area will drop to a more moderate 64 degrees.
Morning winds will be mild, ranging from 6 to 7 miles per hour across the region. By the afternoon, winds will decrease to 3 to 4 miles per hour in Uptown Whittier, West Whittier-Los Nietos, South Whittier, and East Whittier. Tonight, the entire Whittier area can expect calmer winds of 2 to 3 miles per hour.
Visibility in Uptown Whittier is currently at 19.5 miles. Air quality this morning is worse in the western parts of the Whittier area, but conditions are expected to improve by the afternoon. Please note that the Whittier area is experiencing high spore counts today. If you have asthma or other respiratory issues, you may want to limit outdoor activities or plan accordingly to protect your health.
Stay tuned to Whittier 360 News Network for further updates throughout the day. Enjoy your Thursday, and remember to celebrate Earth Day this Saturday!