National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard – Winter Storm Warning!

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WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 9 AM THURSDAY FOR SEVERAL SoCal COUNTIES

Los Angeles County Mountains excluding the Santa Monica Range – Including the cities of Acton, Mount Wilson, and Sandberg
Wed Dec 25 2019

…WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 10 PM
PST THURSDAY…

  • WHAT…Heavy snow and strong winds. Total snow accumulations of
    1 to 2 feet are expected above 5000 feet, with local totals up
    to 30 inches. Snow accumulations of 6 to 12 inches between 4000
    feet and 5000 feet. East to southeast winds 25 to 35 mph with
    gusts to 60 mph.
  • WHERE…Los Angeles County Mountains excluding the Santa
    Monica Range.
  • WHEN…From 7 PM this evening to 10 PM PST Thursday.
  • ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Significant reductions in visibility are
    expected due to heavy snow, blowing snow, and fog. Travel,
    including on higher portions of Interstate 5, Highway 14, and
    Highway 2 is likely to become very difficult to impossible.
    Strong winds and heavy snow could cause tree damage and power
    outages.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

Residents and travelers into the mountains should be prepared for
hazardous winter weather conditions and possible road closures.
If you must travel, carry chains, take extra food, clothing,
water and a flashlight in your vehicle in case of an emergency.

The latest road conditions from CalTrans are available by calling
1 800 4 2 7 7 6 2 3.

Santa Barbara County Mountains – Including the cities of San Marcos Pass,
San Rafael Wilderness Area, and Dick Smith Wilderness Area
234 AM PST Wed Dec 25 2019

…WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
9 AM PST THURSDAY…

  • WHAT…Heavy snow and strong winds. Total snow accumulations 8
    to 14 inches above 5000 feet, and 4 to 8 inches above 3500 feet.
    East to southeast winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 50 mph.
  • WHERE…Santa Barbara County Mountains.
  • WHEN…From 3 PM this afternoon to 9 AM PST Thursday.
  • ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Significant reductions in visibility are
    expected due to heavy snow, blowing snow, and fog. Travel is
    likely to become very difficult to impossible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

Residents and travelers into the mountains should be prepared for
hazardous winter weather conditions and possible road closures.
If you must travel, carry chains, take extra food, clothing,
water and a flashlight in your vehicle in case of an emergency.

The latest road conditions from CalTrans are available by calling
1 800 4 2 7 7 6 2 3.

Ventura County Mountains – Including the cities of Lockwood Valley and Mount Pinos
234 AM PST Wed Dec 25 2019

…WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
6 PM PST THURSDAY…

  • WHAT…Heavy snow and strong winds. Total snow accumulations of
    1 to 2 feet above 5000 feet, with local totals up to 30 inches.
    Snow accumulations of 6 to 12 inches between 4000 feet and 5000
    feet. East to southeast winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 55
    mph.
  • WHERE…Ventura County Mountains.
  • WHEN…From 3 PM this afternoon to 6 PM PST Thursday.
  • ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Significant reductions in visibility are
    expected due to heavy snow, blowing snow, and fog. Travel,
    including on Highway 33 and on Lockwood Valley Road is likely to
    become very difficult to impossible. Strong winds and heavy
    snow could cause tree damage and power outages.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

Residents and travelers into the mountains should be prepared for
hazardous winter weather conditions and possible road closures.
If you must travel, carry chains, take extra food, clothing,
water and a flashlight in your vehicle in case of an emergency.

The latest road conditions from CalTrans are available by calling
1 800 4 2 7 7 6 2 3.

Cuyama Valley – Including the city of Cuyama
234 AM PST Wed Dec 25 2019

…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING
TO 9 AM PST THURSDAY…

  • WHAT…Snow is expected, especially in the foothills. Total snow
    accumulations of 2 to 4 inches, with the highest totals in the
    foothills. East to southeast winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 40
    mph.
  • WHERE…Cuyama Valley.
  • WHEN…From 7 PM this evening to 9 AM PST Thursday.
  • ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Travel will likely become difficult,
    including on Highway 166 through the Cuyama Valley.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

Residents and travelers into the Cuyama Valley should be prepared
for hazardous winter weather conditions and possible road
closures. Slow down and use caution while traveling.

The latest road conditions from CalTrans are available by calling
1 800 4 2 7 7 6 2 3.

Antelope Valley – Including the cities of Lancaster and Palmdale
234 AM PST Wed Dec 25 2019

…WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING…

  • WHAT…Heavy snow is possible. Total snow accumulations of 4 to
    8 inches are possible, with the highest totals in the foothills
    above 3000 feet. East to northeast winds could gust as high as
    50 mph.
  • WHERE…Antelope Valley.
  • WHEN…From late tonight through Thursday evening.
  • ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Significant reductions in visibility are
    possible due to heavy snow and blowing snow. Travel on area
    roads, including Highways 14 and 138 may become very difficult
    to impossible. Strong winds and heavy snow could cause tree
    damage and power outages.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

Residents and travelers into the Antelope Valley should be
prepared for hazardous winter weather conditions and possible road
closures. Slow down and use caution while traveling.

The latest road conditions from CalTrans are available by calling
1 800 4 2 7 7 6 2 3.

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