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California, Los Angeles County Mountains excluding the Santa Monica Range

Winter Weather Advisory

Statement as of 5:51 AM PST on January 18, 2018

Expires 7:00 PM EST on January 20, 2018


... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect from 10 am Friday to
4 PM PST Saturday...

* snow amounts and timing... 3-6 inches of snow are expected with
highest amounts across the northern slopes of the Ventura
County mountains. Generally 2-4 inches are expected across the
higher terrain of the Santa Barbara County mountains and San
Gabriel Mountains.

* Snow levels..snow levels will initially be around 7500 ft
tonight into early Friday morning. Snow levels will then
plummet to between 3500 and 4000 ft by Friday afternoon... and
locally down to 2500 ft across the northern slopes through
Saturday morning.

* Winds... northwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 40 mph
early Friday afternoon will become north 20 to 30 mph with
gusts to 50 mph by Friday evening and continue through early
Saturday morning.

* Main impact... periods of snow, gusty winds, and low
visibilities make for dangerous driving conditions and could
lead to Road closures and travel delays. Some roadways
affected will likely be Interstate 5 corridor near the
Grapevine, as well as Highway 2 (los Angeles crest highway),
Highway 33 through the Ventura County mountains and possibly
Highway 14 including the city of Acton.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited visibilities, and
use caution while driving. Check the latest Road reports before
departing. Keep an emergency kit in your vehicle which includes a
flashlight, food and water, extra clothes and blankets, and tire
chains.





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