San Diego County Mountains Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 1:16 PM PST Jan. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 6 am PST

* what... areas of southwest to west winds for the Mountain Ridge
tops onto the desert slopes of 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 45
mph. Showers developing during the late afternoon and continuing
through the evening... then decreasing from the northwest for
late tonight through Saturday morning. Total snow accumulations
of of one to two inches are expected.

* Where... snow levels above 7000 feet will lower to around 5500 to
6000 feet during the evening... to around 4500 feet
overnight... and around 3500 feet Saturday morning. Roads may
become slick and snow covered.

* When... 4 PM today to 6 am Saturday.

* Additional details... be prepared for reduced visibilities at

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered
roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.

For Road condition information in California... enter
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9 1 6 4 5 5 7 6 2 3 if outside California.