This site provides current rainfall totals for Ventura County and nearby counties. These data are updated every 5 minutes. Sate wide data are provided by the California/Nevada River Forecast Center.

Use the Datasets Menu and Dailog to change rainfall period or select weather or ocean temperature. Use the Layers menu to turn on/off NWS Warnings, Radar, Satellite imagery and different layers of rainfall gages.

NWS Warning Areas provided by NWS RIDGE Displays (

Radar, precipitation estimates, and satellite imagery layers provided by Weather Decision Technologies (WDT):

This map was created from provisional data that has not been checked or verified for accuracy.  Some data on this map comes from sources other than Ventura County Watershed Protection District.  Ventura County Watershed Protection District has no control over the accuracy and type of data transmitted. This map was created solely for the convenience of the County and related public agencies.  The County does not warrant the accuracy of this map, and no decision involving a risk of economic loss or physical injury should be made from the data available on this site.

SLO/Kern/SB/LA/Ventura ALERT Network Rainfall Totals
RFC State-wide Rainfall Totals
Maricopa County Flood Control District ALERT (AZ)
Urban Drainage Flood Control District (CO)
Co-Located RAWS Rainfall Totals
VCWPD Non-Telemetered Precip Sites
VCWPD District Zones
Southern California County Boundary
Recent Fire Boundaries near Ventura County (Last 3 Years)
Thomas Fire Response Zones
Ventura County Streams
NWS Warning Statements
NHC Hurricane/Trop Storms Forecasts

WDT Radar Products
Radar layer Off
Base Radar Reflectivity
24-Hour Precipitation Estimates
IR Satellite Images
Fox Weather QPF Day 0 (Today)
Fox Weather QPF Day 1 (Tomorrow)
Loop Radar Products

Legend Layers
NWS Warning Legend
WDT Radar Legend

= Gage has reported that no precipitation has occurred in the time step listed above.
= Gage has not reported in last 24 hours.  Data missing.