Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
914 PM PDT THU APR 24 2014

...MINOR SNOW ACCUMULATIONS AT HIGHER ELEVATIONS FRIDAY NIGHT
INTO SATURDAY MORNING...

.A STRONG LATE-SPRING STORM MOVING THROUGH SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
WILL BRING PERIODS OF SNOW SHOWERS TO THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF THE
SAN BERNARDINO AND RIVERSIDE COUNTY MOUNTAINS FRIDAY EVENING
THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING.

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SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY MOUNTAINS-RIVERSIDE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...ANGELUS OAKS...BALDWIN LAKE...
BARTON FLATS...BIG BEAR CITY...BIG BEAR LAKE...FAWNSKIN...
FOREST FALLS...RUNNING SPRINGS...PINE COVE
914 PM PDT THU APR 24 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM FRIDAY TO
11 AM PDT SATURDAY...

* SNOW LEVELS...LOWERING FROM 7000 FT FRIDAY EVENING TO AROUND
  4500 TO 5000 FT BY EARLY SATURDAY MORNING.

* TIMING...SNOW SHOWERS BEGINNING LATE FRIDAY AFTERNOON...HEAVIEST
  AND MOST WIDESPREAD FRIDAY NIGHT. SHOWERS TAPERING OFF BY LATE
  SATURDAY MORNING.


* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...A DUSTING AROUND 5000 FT. 1 TO 3 INCHES
  FROM 6000 TO 7500 FT...AND UP TO 4 INCHES ABOVE 7500 FT.

* WINDS...20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH. GUSTS 70 MPH OR
  GREATER POSSIBLE ALONG THE RIDGES AND THROUGH THE FAVORED CANYONS.

* VISIBILITY...REDUCED TO 1 MILE OR LESS AT TIMES IN
  SNOW...BLOWING SNOW...AND FOG.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BE HAZARDOUS AT HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF THE
  MOUNTAINS DUE TO SNOW ON ROADWAYS AND POOR VISIBILITY. CHAINS
  MAY BE REQUIRED IN SOME AREAS.

* OUTLOOK...SNOW SHOWERS WILL TAPER OFF LATE SATURDAY MORNING...
  BUT WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO BE STRONG THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CAUSE
TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED
VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

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