Winter Storm Watch

01/12/2019 3:00 PM through 01/12/2019 11:00 PM

Winter Storm Watch issued January 12 at 3:00PM PST expiring January 15 at 10:00AM PST by NWS San Diego CA

Alert

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING ABOVE 5000 FEET...

* WHAT...Snow will continue through early this evening with
additional accumulation of 1-3 inches. Another storm will move
in on Monday afternoon, delivering another round of snow,
possibly heavy, continuing at least through Tuesday morning.
Plan on hazardous road conditions above 5000 feet. 1-4 inches of
snow is possible between 5000 and 6000 feet, 5-8 inches between
6000 and 7000 feet and 8-12 inches or more above 7000 feet. It
will become windy with south winds increase and gusting to
around 40 mph by Monday night.

* WHERE...mountains above 5000 feet.

* WHEN...For the Winter Weather Advisory, until 6 PM today. For
the Winter Storm Watch, from Monday afternoon through Tuesday
morning.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Be prepared for heavy snow and reduced
visibilities at times in blowing snow. Significant travel
disruptions are possible.

Instructions

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered
roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.

For road condition information in California...enter
8 0 0 4 2 7 7 6 2 3 if inside california or
9 1 6 4 5 5 7 6 2 3 if outside California.

A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant
snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue
to monitor the latest forecasts.

Target Area

Riverside County Mountains; San Bernardino County Mountains

Sender: NWS San Diego CA
Sent: 3:00 PM on 01-12-2019

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