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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
152 PM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

...STRONG WINDS AND HEAVY SNOWFALL FOR LATE SUNDAY THROUGH
MONDAY...

.THE THIRD AND MOST POWERFUL IN THE SEQUENCE OF STORMS TO IMPACT
SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA WILL BRING PERIODS OF STRONG WINDS AND HEAVY
SNOWFALL SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY.

CAZ055-220600-
/O.CON.KSGX.WS.W.0003.170122T2000Z-170124T0200Z/
SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...CRESTLINE...LAKE ARROWHEAD...
BIG BEAR CITY...BIG BEAR LAKE...RUNNING SPRINGS...WRIGHTWOOD
152 PM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON SUNDAY TO
6 PM PST MONDAY...

* SNOW LEVELS...NEAR 5500 FEET EARLY SUNDAY...RISING TO AROUND
  7500 FEET LATE SUNDAY AFTERNOON...THEN FALLING TO 5000 TO 5500 FEET
  LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...AND AROUND 4000 FEET MONDAY.

* WINDS...AREAS OF SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS STRENGTHENING TO 25
  TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 65 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHWEST TO WEST
  LATE SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY. DAMAGING GUSTS TO 90 MPH NEAR
  MOUNTAIN RIDGE TOPS AND ALONG DESERT SLOPES FOR SUNDAY
  AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* SNOW...DEVELOPING SUNDAY...BECOMING HEAVY AT TIMES FOR LATE
  SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING WITH SNOW SHOWERS CONTINUING
  THROUGH MONDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...3 INCHES OF MORE ABOVE 4000 FEET...WITH 10
  TO 20 INCHES ABOVE 6000 FEET...AND LOCALLY 2 FEET OR MORE ABOVE
  7000 FEET.

* VISIBILITY...NEAR ZERO AT TIMES IN SNOW...BLOWING SNOW AND FOG.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BE DANGEROUS AT TIMES OVER THE MOUNTAINS
  DUE TO SNOW COVERED ROADS...STRONG WINDS AND LOW VISIBILITY.
  DANGEROUS CROSS WINDS EXPECTED FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.
  WINDS MAY CAUSE STRUCTURAL DAMAGE AND KNOCK DOWN TREES AND
  POWER LINES.

* OUTLOOK...SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE AT TIMES FOR MONDAY NIGHT
  AND TUESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING.  SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF
SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN
AN EMERGENCY.  IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$

CAZ056-220600-
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RIVERSIDE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...IDYLLWILD-PINE COVE
152 PM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM SUNDAY TO
6 PM PST MONDAY...

* SNOW LEVELS...NEAR 6000 FEET EARLY SUNDAY...RISING TO AROUND
  7500 FEET LATE SUNDAY AFTERNOON...THEN FALLING TO 5500 FEET LATE
  SUNDAY NIGHT...AND AROUND 4000 FEET MONDAY.

* WINDS...AREAS OF SOUTHWEST WINDS STRENGTHENING TO 25 TO 35 MPH
  WITH GUSTS TO 65 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHWEST TO WEST LATE SUNDAY
  NIGHT AND MONDAY. DAMAGING GUSTS TO 80 MPH NEAR MOUNTAIN RIDGE
  TOPS AND ALONG DESERT SLOPES FOR SUNDAY EVENING.

* SNOW...DEVELOPING SUNDAY...BECOMING HEAVY AT TIMES FOR LATE
  SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING WITH SNOW SHOWERS CONTINUING
  THROUGH MONDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...3 INCHES OF MORE ABOVE 4000 FEET...WITH 10
  TO 20 INCHES ABOVE 6000 FEET...AND LOCALLY 2 FEET OR MORE ABOVE
  7000 FEET.

* VISIBILITY...NEAR ZERO AT TIMES IN SNOW...BLOWING SNOW AND FOG.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BE DANGEROUS AT TIMES OVER THE MOUNTAINS
  DUE TO SNOW COVERED ROADS...STRONG WINDS AND LOW VISIBILITY.
  DANGEROUS CROSS WINDS EXPECTED FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.
  WINDS MAY CAUSE STRUCTURAL DAMAGE AND KNOCK DOWN TREES AND
  POWER LINES.

* OUTLOOK...SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE AT TIMES FOR MONDAY NIGHT
  AND TUESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING.  SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF
SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN
AN EMERGENCY.  IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$

CAZ058-220600-
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SAN DIEGO COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...JULIAN...PINE VALLEY
152 PM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM SUNDAY TO
6 PM PST MONDAY...

* SNOW LEVELS...NEAR 6000 FEET EARLY SUNDAY...RISING TO AROUND
  7500 FEET LATE SUNDAY AFTERNOON...THEN FALLING TO 5500 FEET LATE
  SUNDAY NIGHT...AND AROUND 4000 FEET MONDAY.

* WINDS...AREAS OF SOUTHWEST WINDS STRENGTHENING TO 25 TO 35 MPH
  WITH GUSTS TO 65 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHWEST TO WEST LATE SUNDAY
  NIGHT AND MONDAY. DAMAGING GUSTS TO 70 MPH NEAR MOUNTAIN RIDGE
  TOPS AND ALONG DESERT SLOPES FOR SUNDAY NIGHT.

* SNOW...DEVELOPING SUNDAY...BECOMING HEAVY AT TIMES FOR LATE
  SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING WITH SNOW SHOWERS CONTINUING
  THROUGH MONDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 5 INCHES FROM 4000 TO 5000 FEET...
  WITH 6 TO 12 INCHES ABOVE 5000 FEET.

* VISIBILITY...NEAR ZERO AT TIMES IN SNOW...BLOWING SNOW AND FOG.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BE DANGEROUS AT TIMES OVER THE MOUNTAINS
  DUE TO SNOW COVERED ROADS...STRONG WINDS AND LOW VISIBILITY.
  DANGEROUS CROSS WINDS EXPECTED FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.
  WINDS MAY CAUSE STRUCTURAL DAMAGE AND KNOCK DOWN TREES AND
  POWER LINES.

* OUTLOOK...SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE AT TIMES FOR MONDAY NIGHT
  AND TUESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING.  SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF
SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN
AN EMERGENCY.  IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$

MAXWELL


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