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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
925 PM PST SUN MAR 1 2015

...WINTRY WEATHER THROUGH MONDAY MORNING WITH LOW SNOW LEVELS
IMPACTING MOUNTAIN PASSES...

.A COLD LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL CONTINUE TO BRING WINTRY WEATHER
TO THE MOUNTAINS THROUGH EARLY MONDAY MORNING. SHOWER ACTIVITY
WILL PERSIST INTO THE MORNING HOURS MONDAY BEFORE DECREASING.
THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...SOME OF WHICH MAY PRODUCE SMALL HAIL.

SNOW LEVELS NEAR 5500 AND 6000 FEET THIS EVENING WILL LOWER TO
AROUND 4000 FEET LATE TONIGHT. SNOW LEVELS COULD LOCALLY LOWER TO
BELOW 3500 FEET.

SNOW TOTALS WILL BE QUITE VARIABLE DUE TO THE SHOWERY NATURE OF
THE PRECIPITATION. ON AVERAGE...4 TO 8 INCHES OF SNOW BETWEEN
5000 AND 6500 FEET...WITH 8 TO 12 INCHES OF SNOW ABOVE
6500 FEET...AND 2 TO 5 INCHES OF SNOW BETWEEN 4000 AND 5000 FEET.
LOCAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS UP TO 18 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE...MAINLY
ACROSS THE SAN GABRIEL MOUNTAINS AND THE HIGHER TERRAIN OF
VENTURA COUNTY.

PEOPLE PLANNING TRAVEL INTO OR THROUGH THE MOUNTAINS SHOULD BE
AWARE OF THE POTENTIAL FOR DANGEROUS DRIVING CONDITIONS AND
SHOULD CHECK ROAD CONDITIONS BEFORE DEPARTING.

CAZ052-021200-
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SANTA BARBARA COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SAN MARCOS PASS...
SAN RAFAEL WILDERNESS AREA...DICK SMITH WILDERNESS AREA
925 PM PST SUN MAR 1 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST MONDAY...

* LOCATIONS...THE MOUNTAINS OF SANTA BARBARA COUNTY.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW...BLOWING SNOW...POOR VISIBILITIES...
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WITH SMALL HAIL.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOWFALL TOTALS OF 4 TO 8 INCHES ARE EXPECTED
  ABOVE 5000 FEET...WITH 2 TO 5 INCHES BETWEEN 4000 AND 5000
  FEET. LOCAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE DOWN
  AT ELEVATIONS AS LOW AS 3500 FEET.

* TIMING AND SNOW LEVELS...SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY
  MONDAY MORNING BEFORE TAPERING OFF. SNOW LEVELS WILL BE BETWEEN
  3500 AND 4000 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND
USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING. 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.

&&

$$

CAZ053-054-021200-
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VENTURA COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY MOUNTAINS EXCLUDING THE SANTA MONICA RANGE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LOCKWOOD VALLEY...MOUNT PINOS...ACTON...
MOUNT WILSON...SANDBERG
925 PM PST SUN MAR 1 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST
MONDAY...

* LOCATIONS...THE MOUNTAINS OF VENTURA AND LOS ANGELES COUNTIES
  EXCLUDING THE SANTA MONICA RANGE.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW...BLOWING SNOW...POOR VISIBILITIES...
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WITH SMALL HAIL.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOWFALL TOTALS OF 8 TO 12 INCHES ARE EXPECTED
  ABOVE 6500 FEET...WITH 4 TO 8 INCHES BETWEEN 5000 AND 6500
  FEET... AND 2 TO 5 INCHES BETWEEN 4000 AND 5000 FEET. LOCAL
  ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE AT ELEVATIONS AS
  LOW AS 3500 FEET. LOCAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS UP TO 18 INCHES ARE
  POSSIBLE IN THE SAN GABRIEL MOUNTAINS AND ON THE HIGHER PEAKS
  OF NORTHERN VENTURA COUNTY.

* TIMING AND SNOW LEVELS...SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TONIGHT
  BEFORE TAPERING OFF TO SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE. SNOW LEVELS NEAR
  5500 TO 6000 FEET THIS EVENING WILL LOWER TO AROUND 4000 FEET BY
  EARLY MONDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...SNOW WILL LIKELY AFFECT TRAVEL ON THE HIGHER
  MOUNTAIN PASSES...INCLUDING MAJOR ROUTES SUCH AS INTERSTATE 5
  NEAR THE GRAPEVINE...STATE ROUTE 2 IN LOS ANGELES COUNTY...AND
  HIGHWAY 33 IN VENTURA COUNTY. CHAINS MAY BECOME A REQUIREMENT
  THIS WEEKEND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND
USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING. 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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