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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
233 AM PST MON JAN 26 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY ABOVE 7500 FEET FOR THE MOUNTAINS OF SAN
BERNARDINO AND RIVERSIDE COUNTIES FOR THIS EVENING...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM MOVING NORTHEASTWARD ACROSS SOUTHERN
CALIFORNIA WILL BRING SNOWFALL TO THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF THE
MOUNTAINS OF SAN BERNARDINO AND RIVERSIDE COUNTIES. SNOW LEVELS
WILL LOWER TO AROUND 7500 FEET WITH THE PERIOD OF MOST SIGNIFICANT
SNOWFALL EXPECTED FROM LATE AFTERNOON INTO THIS EVENING.

CAZ055-056-262230-
/O.NEW.KSGX.WW.Y.0001.150127T0200Z-150127T0800Z/
SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY MOUNTAINS-RIVERSIDE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
233 AM PST MON JAN 26 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO
MIDNIGHT PST TONIGHT ABOVE 7500 FEET...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN DIEGO HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY ABOVE 7500 FEET FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO MIDNIGHT PST TONIGHT.

* ELEVATION... ABOVE 7500 FEET.

* SNOW LEVELS...LOWERING TO AROUND 7500 FEET FOR LATE THIS
  AFTERNOON THROUGH TONIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 8 INCHES.

* TIMING...LIGHTER SNOWFALL IS POSSIBLE TODAY ON THE HIGHER PEAKS.
  THE MAIN PERIOD OF ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL ABOVE 7500 FEET IS
  EXPECTED FOR LATE AFTERNOON INTO THIS EVENING.

* WINDS...AREAS OF SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.

* VISIBILITY...LOCALLY REDUCED BELOW ONE MILE AT TIMES IN
  SNOW...BLOWING SNOW...AND FOG.

* IMPACTS...RESIDENTS AND TRAVELERS INTO HIGHER ELEVATIONS IN THE
  MOUNTAINS SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS
  DUE TO SLICK ROADS. IF POSSIBLE...CARRY CHAINS AND TAKE EXTRA
  FOOD AND CLOTHING.

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.

&&

$$

FOR A DETAILED MAP OF THE HAZARD:
WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/WRH/WHV/?WFO=SGX

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Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
822 PM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

CAZ034>041-044>046-051>054-059-087-088-547-548-261400-
SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-SANTA YNEZ VALLEY-
SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY INTERIOR VALLEYS-CUYAMA VALLEY-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY SOUTH COAST-VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
VENTURA COUNTY INTERIOR VALLEYS-VENTURA COUNTY COASTAL VALLEYS-
SANTA MONICA MOUNTAINS RECREATIONAL AREA-
SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY MOUNTAINS-VENTURA COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY MOUNTAINS EXCLUDING THE SANTA MONICA RANGE-
ANTELOPE VALLEY-CATALINA ISLAND-SANTA CLARITA VALLEY-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY SAN FERNANDO VALLEY-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY SAN GABRIEL VALLEY-
822 PM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHWESTERN CALIFORNIA.

.DAY ONE... TODAY AND TONIGHT

GUSTY NORTHEAST WINDS HAVE DIMINISHED ACROSS THE FORECAST AREA.
THERE WILL BE A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS FOR AREA BEACHES.

* HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK......SEE FZUS56 KLOX - SRFLOX FOR DETAILS *

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN... MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

SHOWERS LATE MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY COULD RESULT IN SLICK ROADS.HIGH
RIP CURRENT RISK WILL CONTINUE THROUGH AT LEAST MONDAY.

* HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK......SEE FZUS56 KLOX - SRFLOX FOR DETAILS *

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

$$

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