Weather Alerts for Big Bear Valley

Issued by the National Weather Service

Wind Advisory  WIND ADVISORY   Wind Advisory
BIG BEAR VALLEY

Areas Affected:
Coastal North Bay Including Point Reyes National Seashore - Marin Coastal Range - North Bay Interior Mountains - North Bay Interior Valleys - Sonoma Coastal Range
Effective: Sat, 12/10 12:00am Updated: Fri, 12/9 8:31am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sat, 12/10 1:00pm Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 1 PM
PST SATURDAY...
* WHAT...Within Valley areas: South winds 15 to 25 mph with
gusts 30 to 40 mph expected. For Ridges and Hilltops: South
winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts 35 to 45 mph, up to 50 mph
expected.
* WHERE...Marin Coastal Range, Sonoma Coastal Range, North Bay
Interior Mountains, Coastal North Bay, Including Point Reyes
National Seashore and North Bay Interior Valleys.
* WHEN...From midnight Friday night to 1 PM PST Saturday.
* IMPACTS...Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects.
Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may
result.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...These winds are associated with a strong
frontal boundary that will produce heavy rain on Saturday.
Strongest winds are expected along the immediate Sonoma
Coastline and above 1500 feet.

Information:
Use extra caution when driving, especially if operating a high
profile vehicle. Secure outdoor objects.

High Wind Watch  HIGH WIND WATCH   High Wind Watch
BIG BEAR VALLEY

Areas Affected:
Riverside County Mountains - San Bernardino County Mountains
Effective: Sat, 12/10 10:00pm Updated: Fri, 12/9 8:31am Urgency: Future
Expires: Sun, 12/11 6:00pm Severity:  Severe  Certainty: Possible

 
Details:
...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...
* WHAT...Southwest winds 30 to 40 mph with gusts to 75 mph
possible.
* WHERE...San Bernardino County Mountains and Riverside County
Mountains.
* WHEN...From Saturday evening through Sunday afternoon.
* IMPACTS...Damaging winds could blow down trees and power
lines. Widespread power outages are possible. Travel could be
difficult, especially for high profile vehicles.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Strongest winds will be on Sunday over the
ridges and onto the desert slopes.

Information:
Monitor the latest forecasts and warnings for updates on this
situation. Fasten loose objects or shelter objects in a safe
location prior to the onset of winds.