Dry, warm & breezy weather this week

Posted at 5:27 AM, Mar 30, 2020

Skies will be mostly sunny across the Central Coast Monday as a warming trend begins for the area.

Daytime highs will be in the low to mid 60s for beach communities and mid 60s to low 70s for coastal and inland valley locations.

Inland valleys including Cuyama and Santa Ynez may see some morning low clouds but sunshine will prevail by this afternoon.

Strong offshore flow develops Tuesday with winds 15-25 mph, especially for Santa Maria, Santa Ynez Valley and Lompoc.

Winds will be strongest in the afternoon and evening hours Tuesday.

Temperatures will reach mid-upper 70s for many areas Tuesday and Wednesday.

Breezy conditions will continue Wednesday. The marine layer and some valley fog is possible Wednesday morning.

Daytime highs will cool a few degrees the remainder of the work week.

Partly cloudy skies return Saturday and we're monitoring a chance of showers Sunday evening.