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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
457 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

...SNOW AND GUSTY WINDS EXPECTED IN THE MOUNTAINS OF VENTURA
   AND LOS ANGELES COUNTIES THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.TWO STORMS WILL BRING PERIODS OF HEAVY SNOW TO THE HIGHER
ELEVATIONS OF THE MOUNTAINS THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING. SEVERAL
INCHES OF SNOW ARE POSSIBLE...MAINLY ABOVE 7000 FEET...THROUGH
NOON TODAY. LIGHTER AMOUNTS ARE POSSIBLE AS LOW AS 4500 FEET.

THE SECOND STORM WILL GENERATE A ROUND OF HEAVY SNOW FRIDAY WITH
SEVERAL MORE INCHES POSSIBLE AT HIGHER ELEVATIONS AND LIGHT
ACCUMULATIONS DOWN TO 4000 FEET EARLY SATURDAY.

A THIRD AND STORM IS EXPECTED SUNDAY INTO MONDAY THAT SHOULD
BRING ADDITIONAL SNOW.

CAZ053-054-192100-
/O.CON.KLOX.WS.W.0001.000000T0000Z-170121T1700Z/
VENTURA COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY MOUNTAINS EXCLUDING THE SANTA MONICA RANGE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LOCKWOOD VALLEY...MOUNT PINOS...ACTON...
MOUNT WILSON...SANDBERG
457 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PST
SATURDAY...

* TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH NOON TODAY.
  SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS WILL LINGER THROUGH THIS EVENING. A
  SECOND STORM WILL BRING MORE HEAVY SNOW FRIDAY INTO EARLY
  SATURDAY.

* SNOW LEVELS...SNOW LEVELS WILL LOWER TO 4500 TO 5000 FEET TODAY
  AND DOWN RISE TO 5500 FEET LATE TONIGHT AND THEN FALL AGAIN TO
  3500 TO 4000 FEET LATE FRIDAY NIGHT INTO SATURDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...5 TO 10 INCHES ABOVE 6000 FEET WITH EACH OF
  THE FIRST TWO STORMS THURSDAY AND FRIDAY. LIGHT ACCUMULATIONS
  ARE POSSIBLE AS LOW AS 4000 FEET THIS MORNING AND SATURDAY.

* WINDS...SOUTH WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 55 MPH THROUGH
  THIS MORNING...THEN AGAIN FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

ONLY TRAVEL INTO THE MOUNTAINS IN AN EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST
TRAVEL...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.

&&

$$

RORKE



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