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Warnings

winter storm
San Diego County Mountains, CA

CAZ055-056-058-220900-
/O.CON.KSGX.WS.W.0006.000000T0000Z-190222T0900Z/
San Bernardino County Mountains-Riverside County Mountains-
San Diego County Mountains-
Including the cities of Crestline, Lake Arrowhead, Big Bear City,
Big Bear Lake, Running Springs, Wrightwood, Idyllwild-Pine Cove,
Julian, and Pine Valley
954 PM PST Thu Feb 21 2019

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM PST FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow. Additional snow accumulations of 1 to 2
inches at a few places, but the recent heavy snow will result in
dangerous travel conditions.

* WHERE...The San Diego, Riverside and San Bernardino County
Mountains. A snow level of 1500 to 2000 feet.

* WHEN...Until 1 AM PST Friday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on difficult travel conditions,
including during the afternoon commute. Tree branches could
fall. Be prepared for significant reductions in visibility at
times from snow, blowing snow, and dense fog.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather
conditions are occurring. If you must travel, keep an extra
flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an
emergency.

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.

$$

freeze
San Diego County Valleys, CA

CAZ048-050-220600-
/O.NEW.KSGX.FZ.W.0003.190222T0600Z-190222T1700Z/
San Bernardino and Riverside County Valleys-The Inland Empire-
San Diego County Valleys-
Including the cities of Ontario, Moreno Valley, Rancho Cucamonga,
Corona, Escondido, San Marcos, Santee, and Poway
145 PM PST Thu Feb 21 2019

...FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 9 AM PST
FRIDAY...

The National Weather Service in San Diego has issued a Freeze
Warning...which is in effect from 10 PM this evening to 9 AM PST
Friday.

* Location...San Diego Valleys and the Inland Empire.

* Duration...Tonight through early Friday morning.

* Temperature...27 to 33 degrees.

* Impacts...A hard freeze can kill crops and sensitive
vegetation, and harm outdoor pets and livestock. Extended
exposure to cold can cause hypothermia. Roads may be icy in
spots.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Freeze Warning means sub-freezing temperatures are imminent or
highly likely. These conditions will kill crops and other
sensitive vegetation.

&&

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Cold air and sunshine return as storm system exits

Weather Update: Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 10:00 p.m.

Isolated showers and mountain snow, snow level down to 2000' - 2,500', will linger through 1 am. The Winter Storm Warning for the mountains will also expire at that time. As the wet weather moves out, the cold / dry air will filter in across San Diego. 

A Freeze Warning is in effect until 9 am on Friday for the inland valleys. Expect temperatures ranging from 28° - 33°. With these tumbling temps, it is best to protect your crops, livestock and sensitive plants. And please bring your pets inside during these bone chilling temps. 

As the day progresses, daytime highs will peak well below seasonal, roughly 5° - 15°. 

FRIDAY MICROCLIMATE HIGHS:

  • Coast: upper 50s, norm: 65°
  • Inland: upper 50s, norm: 70°
  • Mountains: mid 40s, norm: 53°
  • Desert: low 60s, norm: 72°

Weekend temperatures will warm slightly and the skies clear as the trough continues to exit the region. Higher pressure will enter the region, warming temperatures will approach the low 60s for the coast, valleys, and deserts for the weekend. The warming should last through the rest of February.

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