Hawthorne location, CA mapI live near Hawthorne and Torrance. Notice the temperature, relative humidity, wind direction and speed, which are all very typical of High pressure, which they call “OFFSHORE FLOW” (always in capital letters).

Weather Conditions for:
Hawthorne, Hawthorne Municipal Airport, CA (KHHR)

Elev: 62 ft; Latitude: 33.92361; Longitude: -118.33194

Time Temp.  Rel. Humidity Wind Direction Wind Speed (mph)
(PDT) (f) (%)
28 Aug 8:53 pm PDT 76 45 WSW 8
28 Aug 7:53 pm PDT 81 21 W 10
28 Aug 6:53 pm PDT 82 25 W 12
28 Aug 5:53 pm PDT 83 26 W 9, Gust 18
28 Aug 4:53 pm PDT 86 18 WNW 12
28 Aug 3:53 pm PDT 82 43 W 14
28 Aug 2:53 pm PDT 82 44 W 15
28 Aug 1:53 pm PDT 84 31 W 13, Gust 21
28 Aug 12:53 pm PDT 84 38 WSW 13
28 Aug 11:53 am PDT 84 38 WSW 9
28 Aug 10:53 am PDT 83 44 SW 5
28 Aug 9:53 am PDT 82 46 W 3
28 Aug 8:53 am PDT 79 49 CALM
28 Aug 7:53 am PDT 73 66 CALM
28 Aug 6:53 am PDT 71 61 CALM
28 Aug 5:53 am PDT 70 64 CALM

http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mesowest/getobext.php?wfo=lox&sid=KHHR&num=168&raw=0&dbn=m

Torrance almost ALWAYS has all-West winds during “OFFSHORE FLOW”:

Weather Conditions for:
Torrance, Zamperini Field Airport, CA (KTOA)

Elev: 102 ft; Latitude: 33.80; Longitude: -118.33333

Time Temp. Rel. Humidity Wind Direction Wind Speed (mph)
(PDT) (f) (%)
28 Aug 7:47 pm PDT 77 41 NW 12
28 Aug 6:50 pm PDT 81 30 WNW 16
28 Aug 4:47 pm PDT 88 15 W 17 Gust 25
28 Aug 3:47 pm PDT 90 17 W 17 Gust 23
28 Aug 2:55 pm PDT 90 20 W 20
28 Aug 2:47 pm PDT 90 17 W 17
28 Aug 1:55 pm PDT 86 29 WNW 17
28 Aug 12:47 pm PDT 84 48 WNW 17
28 Aug 10:47 am PDT 82 55 WNW 12
28 Aug 9:47 am PDT 81 58 NW 9
28 Aug 8:58 am PDT 79 61 SSW 7
28 Aug 7:47 am PDT 73 74 NW 6

http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mesowest/getobext.php?wfo=lox&sid=KTOA&num=168&raw=0&dbn=m