Weather Alerts for SAN BERNADINO MTNS

Issued by the National Weather Service

Winter Storm Warning  WINTER STORM WARNING   Winter Storm Warning
SAN BERNADINO MTNS

Areas Affected:
Riverside County Mountains - San Bernardino County Mountains
Effective: Sun, 2/17 1:34pm Updated: Sun, 2/17 2:28pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Mon, 2/18 3:00am Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...SNOW AND STRONG WINDS IN THE MOUNTAINS...
.A cold low pressure trough will bring periods of snow through
early Monday. The snow will be most widespread this evening when
heavy snow accumulations are possible above 4000 feet.
...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PST MONDAY...
* WHAT...Heavy snow occurring. Plan on difficult travel
conditions. Damage to trees and power lines is possible due to
west winds with gusts 55 to 60 mph. Snow accumulations of 6 to
10 inches, with localized amounts up to 15 inches, are expected.
* WHERE...The Riverside and San Bernardino County Mountains.
* WHEN...Until 3 AM Monday.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Heavy accumulations above 4000 feet
elevation, with 3 to 6 inches down to 3000 feet. This includes
I-15 through the Cajon Pass. Be prepared for significant
reductions in visibility at times due to fog and blowing snow.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather
conditions are occurring. If you must travel, keep an extra
flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an
emergency.
For road condition information in California...enter
8 0 0 4 2 7 7 6 2 3 if inside california or
9 1 6 4 5 5 7 6 2 3 if outside California.