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Winter Weather Advisory


URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA 444 AM PST WED JAN 18 2017

...MODERATE SNOW THURSDAY IN THE HIGHER MOUNTAINS...

...HEAVY SNOW FRIDAY IN THE MOUNTAINS...

.TWO STORMS WILL MOVE THROUGH SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA THURSDAY INTO SATURDAY. THE FIRST ONE WILL ARRIVE LATE TONIGHT AND BRING MODERATE TO LOCALLY HEAVY SNOW TONIGHT AND THURSDAY. THE SECOND STORM WILL ARRIVE FRIDAY AND BRING AREAS OF HEAVY SNOW FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT. THE SNOW LEVEL WILL MOSTLY BE BETWEEN 5000 AND 5500 FEET. SNOWFALL AMOUNTS WILL BE HIGHLY VARIABLE... BUT SOME LOCATIONS COULD RECEIVE OVER 6 INCHES OF SNOW THURSDAY AND OVER ONE FOOT OF SNOW FRIDAY. A THIRD STORM WILL BRING RAIN SUNDAY... THEN TURN TO SNOW SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY. STRONG GUSTY WINDS WILL OCCUR AT TIMES AS WELL ALONG WITH DENSE FOG.

CAZ055-056-182045- /O.CON.KSGX.WW.Y.0001.170119T0600Z-170120T1200Z/ /O.CON.KSGX.WS.A.0001.170120T1200Z-170121T1400Z/ SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY MOUNTAINS-RIVERSIDE COUNTY MOUNTAINS- INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...CRESTLINE...LAKE ARROWHEAD... BIG BEAR CITY...BIG BEAR LAKE...RUNNING SPRINGS...WRIGHTWOOD... IDYLLWILD-PINE COVE 444 AM PST WED JAN 18 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 4 AM PST FRIDAY... ...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

* SNOW LEVELS...MOSTLY BETWEEN 5000 AND 5500 FEET... BUT LOCALLY LOWER ON THE NORTH SLOPES.

* TIMING...MODERATE SNOW TONIGHT AND THURSDAY WITH HEAVY SNOW FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 8 INCHES ABOVE 6000 FEET TONIGHT AND THURSDAY WITH 8 TO 16 INCHES FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT. A FEW INCHES COULD FALL AS LOW AS AROUND 5000 FEET.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST TO WEST WINDS 20 TO 35 MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS OVER 50 MPH THURSDAY. WINDS 25 TO 45 MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS OVER 65 MPH FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT.

* VISIBILITY...NEAR ZERO AT TIMES IN SNOW... BLOWING SNOW AND FOG.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BE DANGEROUS AT TIMES OVER THE MOUNTAINS DUE TO SNOWFALL AND LOW VISIBILITY.

* OUTLOOK...A WARMER STORM WILL BRING MORE RAIN THAN SNOW SUNDAY...BUT WILL TURN TO SNOW SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

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MMURGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA 544 AM PST WED JAN 18 2017

...SNOW AND GUSTY WINDS EXPECTED IN THE MOUNTAINS OF VENTURA AND LOS ANGELES COUNTIES LATE THIS EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY...

.A FRONTAL SYSTEM WILL BRING RAIN AND SNOW...HEAVY AT TIMES TO THE MOUNTAINS OF VENTURA AND LOS ANGELES COUNTIES EXCLUDING THE SANTA MONICA MOUNTAINS THIS EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...WITH SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS PERSISTING THROUGH THE EVENING.

TWO ADDITIONAL STORMS MAY BRING SIGNIFICANT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS AND STRONG WINDS TO THE MOUNTAINS IN THE WAKE OF THIS STORM...ONE FRIDAY INTO FRIDAY NIGHT...AND THE NEXT SUNDAY INTO MONDAY.

CAZ053-054-182215- /O.CON.KLOX.WW.Y.0002.170119T0600Z-170120T0600Z/ VENTURA COUNTY MOUNTAINS- LOS ANGELES COUNTY MOUNTAINS EXCLUDING THE SANTA MONICA RANGE- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LOCKWOOD VALLEY...MOUNT PINOS...ACTON... MOUNT WILSON...SANDBERG 544 AM PST WED JAN 18 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 10 PM PST THURSDAY...

* TIMING...RAIN AND SNOW WILL BEGIN THIS EVENING...THEN CONTINUE THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING. SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS WILL LINGER THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING.

* WINDS...SOUTH WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 55 MPH ARE EXPECTED LATE THIS EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...THEN WINDS WILL BECOME SOUTHWEST TO WEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.

* SNOW LEVELS...6500 TO 7000 FEET THIS EVENING...LOWERING TO 5000 TO 5500 FEET LATE TONIGHT OR EARLY THURSDAY...THEN REMAINING AT THOSE LEVELS INTO THURSDAY NIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...5 TO 10 INCHES ABOVE 6500 FEET...WITH 2 TO 5 INCHES BETWEEN 5500 AND 6500 FEET. LOCAL TOTALS UP TO 12 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE ABOVE 7500 FEET.

* IMPACTS...PERIODS OF SNOW...GUSTY WINDS...AND LOW VISIBILITIES MAKE FOR DANGEROUS DRIVING CONDITIONS AND COULD LEAD TO TRAVEL PROBLEMS ON HIGHER MOUNTAIN ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING. CHECK THE LATEST ROAD REPORTS BEFORE DEPARTING. KEEP AN EMERGENCY KIT IN YOUR VEHICLE WHICH INCLUDES A FLASHLIGHT...FOOD AND WATER...EXTRA CLOTHES AND BLANKETS...AND TIRE CHAINS.

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Winter Storm Watch


URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA 444 AM PST WED JAN 18 2017

...MODERATE SNOW THURSDAY IN THE HIGHER MOUNTAINS...

...HEAVY SNOW FRIDAY IN THE MOUNTAINS...

.TWO STORMS WILL MOVE THROUGH SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA THURSDAY INTO SATURDAY. THE FIRST ONE WILL ARRIVE LATE TONIGHT AND BRING MODERATE TO LOCALLY HEAVY SNOW TONIGHT AND THURSDAY. THE SECOND STORM WILL ARRIVE FRIDAY AND BRING AREAS OF HEAVY SNOW FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT. THE SNOW LEVEL WILL MOSTLY BE BETWEEN 5000 AND 5500 FEET. SNOWFALL AMOUNTS WILL BE HIGHLY VARIABLE... BUT SOME LOCATIONS COULD RECEIVE OVER 6 INCHES OF SNOW THURSDAY AND OVER ONE FOOT OF SNOW FRIDAY. A THIRD STORM WILL BRING RAIN SUNDAY... THEN TURN TO SNOW SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY. STRONG GUSTY WINDS WILL OCCUR AT TIMES AS WELL ALONG WITH DENSE FOG.

CAZ055-056-182045- /O.CON.KSGX.WW.Y.0001.170119T0600Z-170120T1200Z/ /O.CON.KSGX.WS.A.0001.170120T1200Z-170121T1400Z/ SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY MOUNTAINS-RIVERSIDE COUNTY MOUNTAINS- INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...CRESTLINE...LAKE ARROWHEAD... BIG BEAR CITY...BIG BEAR LAKE...RUNNING SPRINGS...WRIGHTWOOD... IDYLLWILD-PINE COVE 444 AM PST WED JAN 18 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 4 AM PST FRIDAY... ...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

* SNOW LEVELS...MOSTLY BETWEEN 5000 AND 5500 FEET... BUT LOCALLY LOWER ON THE NORTH SLOPES.

* TIMING...MODERATE SNOW TONIGHT AND THURSDAY WITH HEAVY SNOW FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 8 INCHES ABOVE 6000 FEET TONIGHT AND THURSDAY WITH 8 TO 16 INCHES FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT. A FEW INCHES COULD FALL AS LOW AS AROUND 5000 FEET.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST TO WEST WINDS 20 TO 35 MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS OVER 50 MPH THURSDAY. WINDS 25 TO 45 MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS OVER 65 MPH FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT.

* VISIBILITY...NEAR ZERO AT TIMES IN SNOW... BLOWING SNOW AND FOG.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BE DANGEROUS AT TIMES OVER THE MOUNTAINS DUE TO SNOWFALL AND LOW VISIBILITY.

* OUTLOOK...A WARMER STORM WILL BRING MORE RAIN THAN SNOW SUNDAY...BUT WILL TURN TO SNOW SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

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