Weather Alerts for San Diego County Coastal

Issued by the National Weather Service

Winter Storm Warning  WINTER STORM WARNING   Winter Storm Warning
SAN DIEGO COUNTY COASTAL

Areas Affected:
San Diego County Mountains
Effective: Sun, 1/29 9:03pm Updated: Mon, 1/30 3:01am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Tue, 1/31 10:00am Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST
TUESDAY...
* WHAT...Heavy snow. 1 to 3 inches expected between 4000 and 5000
feet. 3 to 7 inches expected between 5000 and 5500 feet. 7 to 12
inches expected above 5500 feet, with isolated amounts over 1
foot. Wind gusts 30 to 50 mph.
* WHERE...San Diego County Mountains.
* WHEN...From 1 PM today through 10 AM PST Tuesday.
* IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult to impossible. The
hazardous conditions could impact the morning or evening
commute. Portions of I-8 will be impacted.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Winds will continue into early Monday
morning. Snow will start to become more widespread and impactful
this evening. Snow levels will drop to around 4500 feet on
Monday, and 3500-4000 feet early Tuesday. Light snow
accumulations possible on I-8 in eastern San Diego County.

Information:
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.