Weather Alerts for RIVERSIDE MOUNTAINS

Issued by the National Weather Service

Winter Storm Watch  WINTER STORM WATCH   Winter Storm Watch
RIVERSIDE MOUNTAINS

Areas Affected:
Riverside County Mountains - San Bernardino County Mountains
Effective: Sun, 4/5 11:00pm Updated: Sat, 4/4 4:28am Urgency: Future
Expires: Thu, 4/9 5:00am Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Possible

 
Details:
...Late Season Winter Storm Sunday Night Thru Wednesday Night...
.A late season winter storm will arrive Sunday evening and
continue at times through Wednesday night. Expect a long duration
snowfall event, especially for the higher elevations. The heavier
snow will probably occur throughout the day Monday and again on
Wednesday.
...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE
WEDNESDAY NIGHT ABOVE 5500 FEET...
* WHAT...Heavy snow possible. Travel will be very difficult to
impossible, including during the evening commute on Monday.
Total snow accumulations of 1 to 2 feet will be possible, with
up to 3 feet in the highest elevations.
* WHERE...Mountains of San Bernardino and Riverside Counties,
above 5500 feet. The heaviest snow will occur above 6500 feet.
* WHEN...From Sunday evening through late Wednesday night.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Significant reductions in visibility are
possible. Snow levels will be around 6000 feet Sunday evening
through Monday evening, then lower to around 5000 feet Monday
night through Wednesday night.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant
snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue
to monitor the latest forecasts.