Weather Alerts for RIVERSIDE MOUNTAINS

Issued by the National Weather Service

Wind Advisory  WIND ADVISORY   Wind Advisory
RIVERSIDE MOUNTAINS

Areas Affected:
Apple and Lucerne Valleys - Coachella Valley - Riverside County Mountains - San Bernardino County Mountains - San Diego County Deserts - San Diego County Mountains - San Gorgonio Pass Near Banning
Effective: Sun, 5/19 1:29pm Updated: Sun, 5/19 5:28pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Tue, 5/21 11:00pm Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...GUSTY WEST WINDS AT TIMES THROUGH TUESDAY...
...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT TUESDAY...
* Winds...West to southwest winds 25 to 35 mph, with gusts to 55
mph. Isolated gusts to 65 mph on Tuesday.
* Timing...Through late Tuesday, with strongest winds Tuesday.
* Location...Desert mountain slopes into adjacent deserts.
* Visibility...Reduced at times in the deserts due to blowing
dust and sand.
* Impacts...Hazardous travel conditions, especially for high-
profile vehicles due to gusty cross winds and areas of reduced
visibility.

Information:
A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 mph are expected. Winds
this strong can make driving difficult...especially for high
profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

Winter Weather Advisory  WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY   Winter Weather Advisory
RIVERSIDE MOUNTAINS

Areas Affected:
Riverside County Mountains - San Bernardino County Mountains
Effective: Sun, 5/19 1:31pm Updated: Sun, 5/19 5:28pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Mon, 5/20 5:00am Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...LATE SEASON SNOWFALL ABOVE 6000 FT...
.A late season storm will bring periods of snow into Monday
morning, with accumulations expected above 6000 ft. Heavy showers
and isolated thunderstorms could create higher snowfall rates at
times, with greatest accumulations expected this evening and
overnight. Snow will make driving hazardous at times. Conditions
will improve Monday morning.
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT
MONDAY ABOVE 6000 FEET...
* WHAT...Snow expected. Plan on difficult travel conditions.
Total snow accumulations of 1 to 3 inches from 6000 to 7000 ft,
3 to 6 inches above 7000 ft, with localized amounts up to 8
inches above 8000 ft, are expected.
* WHERE...San Bernardino and Riverside County Mountains above
6000 ft.
* WHEN...Through 5 AM Monday, with highest snowfall amounts this
evening and overnight.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Be prepared for reduced visibility at
times in snow and fog.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
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.