Weather Alerts for SAN DIEGO MOUNTAINS

Issued by the National Weather Service

Winter Storm Warning  WINTER STORM WARNING   Winter Storm Warning
SAN DIEGO MOUNTAINS

Areas Affected:
San Diego County Mountains
Effective: Sun, 2/17 5:22am Updated: Sun, 2/17 1:28pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Mon, 2/18 6:00am Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...SNOW AND STRONG WINDS IN THE MOUNTAINS AND HIGH DESERT...
.A cold low pressure trough will bring periods of snow through
early Monday. The snow will be most widespread this afternoon and
evening when several inches of snow is likely above 4,000 feet.
...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM PST MONDAY...
* WHAT...Heavy snow occurring. Plan on difficult travel
conditions. Damage to trees and power lines is possible.
Additional snow accumulations of 2 to 4 inches, with localized
amounts up to 8 inches, are expected.
* WHERE...The San Diego Mountains. Light accumulations will be
possible down to 3000 feet by early Monday, including along I-8
east of Alpine.
* WHEN...Until 6 AM Monday.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Be prepared for significant reductions in
visibility at times due to fog and 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.