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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
450 AM PST MON JAN 23 2017

...STRONG WINTER STORM WILL BRING PERIODS OF HEAVY SNOW...GUSTY
WINDS...AND DANGEROUS DRIVING CONDITIONS TO THE MOUNTAINS THROUGH
THIS EVENING...

.COLD...MOIST AND UNSTABLE AIR IN THE WAKE OF SUNDAYS STORM WILL BRING
SCATTERED HEAVY SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TO THE MOUNTAINS TODAY.
SNOW LEVEL WILL LOWER TO 3500 TO 4500 FEET LATER THIS MORNING. TOTAL
SNOW ACCUMULATIONS SHOULD RANGE FROM 12 TO 18 INCHES FOR ELEVATIONS
ABOVE 7000 FEET...DOWN TO 1 TO 2 INCHES AT ELEVATIONS AROUND 4000
FEET BY THIS EVENING. THE INTERSTATE 5 TEJON PASS COULD GET AN INCH
OR TWO TODAY. THERE WILL ALSO BE STRONG WINDS WITH GUSTS OVER 60
MPH LIKELY IN THE WINDIEST LOCATIONS. ICY CONDITIONS WITH LOW
VISIBILITY FROM BLOWING SNOW AND FOG WILL MAKE FOR DANGEROUS
MOUNTAIN DRIVING CONDITIONS.

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SANTA BARBARA COUNTY MOUNTAINS-VENTURA COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY MOUNTAINS EXCLUDING THE SANTA MONICA RANGE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SAN MARCOS PASS...
SAN RAFAEL WILDERNESS AREA...DICK SMITH WILDERNESS AREA...
LOCKWOOD VALLEY...MOUNT PINOS...ACTON...MOUNT WILSON...SANDBERG
450 AM PST MON JAN 23 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PST THIS
EVENING...

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...TOTAL STORM SNOW ACCUMULATIONS FROM
  YESTERDAY THROUGH THIS EVENING WILL RANGE FROM 1 TO 2 INCHES
  AROUND 4000 FEET...INCLUDING THE INTERSTATE 5 TEJON PASS...TO 6
  TO 12 INCHES AROUND 6000 FEET...AND 12 TO 18 INCHES ABOVE 7000
  FEET.

* SNOW LEVELS...SNOW LEVELS WILL BE BETWEEN 3500 TO 4500 FEET.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH WITH UP GUSTS TO 60 MPH
  WILL THIS MORNING WILL THEN DIMINISH SOME IN THE AFTERNOON.

* IMPACT...HEAVY SNOW...STRONG WINDS...LOW VISIBILITIES IN
  BLOWING SNOW AND FOG...AND ICY ROADS WILL MAKE FOR DANGEROUS
  MOUNTAIN DRIVING CONDITIONS. ROAD CLOSURES ARE LIKELY...
  INCLUDING HIGHWAY 33 AND POSSIBLY INTERSTATE 5. EXTENDED
  EXPOSURE TO COLD AND WIND COULD BE LIFE-THREATENING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

ONLY TRAVEL 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.

&&

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ASR



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