Winter Weather Advisory
Expires 10:00 PM PST on January 19, 2017
Statement as of 9:22 PM PST on January 17, 2017
... Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 10 PM Wednesday to
10 PM PST Thursday...
The National Weather Service in Los Angeles/Oxnard has issued a
Winter Weather Advisory for gusty winds and accumulating snowfall
for the Los Angeles and Ventura County mountains. This advisory is
in effect from 10 PM Wednesday to 10 PM PST Thursday.
* Winds... gusty southwest winds will increase to 20 to 35 mph with
gusts up to 55 mph on Wednesday night and continue through
* Snow... snow accumlations between 4 to 8 inches are expected
between Wednesday night and Thursday night. Local amounts up to
12 inches are possible on higher southwest facing slopes and
* Timing... a mix of snow and gusty winds will bring wintry driving
conditions to the Los Angeles and Ventura County mountains
Wednesday night through Thursday night.
* Impacts... periods of snow... gusty winds... and low visibilities
make for dangerous driving conditions and could lead to Road
closures and travel delays. Some mountain roadways that could be
affected include Highway 33 in Ventura County as well as
Interstate 5 and Highway 14 in Los Angeles County.
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