Holiday weather forecast
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – In 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.
WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM WEDNESDAY TO 10 PM PST FRIDAY:
Heavy snow expected. Travel will be very difficult to impossible, including on Wednesday and Thanksgiving. Damage to trees and power lines is possible. Total snowfall accumulations of 3 to 6 inches between 4000 and 4500 feet, 6 to 18 inches from 4500 to 5500 feet, and from 1 to 3 feet above 5500 feet. Snowfall for lower elevations below 4000 feet of 1 to 3 inches, mostly for late Thursday through Friday.
Strong southwest winds are likely on Wednesday with gusts 50 to 70 mph along the ridges and desert slopes.
Be prepared for significant reductions in visibility at times.
A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather conditions are expected. If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency.