Receive alerts from your local agencies
...or text your ZIP CODE to 888777 for mobile alerts

Full Notification

City of Tehachapi
Saturday January 21st, 2017 :: 04:07 a.m. PST

Advisory

Winter Storm Warning until 10:00AM Monday

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 10 AM PST MONDAY... ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 4 AM PST EARLY THIS MORNING ABOVE 5000 FEET... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HANFORD HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR STRONG WINDS AND SIGNIFICANT SNOWFALL...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 10 AM PST MONDAY.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 40 TO 60 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 90 MPH.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 8 INCHES.

* TIMING...STRONG WINDS DEVELOPING BY SUNDAY MORNING AND CONTINUING THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING WITH INCREASING SNOWFALL AND LOWERING SNOW LEVELS SUNDAY NIGHT.

* LOCATIONS...THE GRAPEVINE AREA ALONG INTERSTATE 5...FRAZIER PARK...CUDDY VALLEY...ALTA SIERRA...TEHACHAPI AND WALKER PASS.

* HAZARD TYPES...WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS. BLOWING SNOW AND STRONG WINDS.

* IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS WILL LEAD TO BLOWING SNOW...REDUCED VISIBILITY...TRAVEL DELAYS...AND POWER OUTAGES.

* AFFECTED AREAS: KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS

Instructions:

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN AN EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT... FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

View full article (nws)

Address/Location
City of Tehachapi
220 W C St
Tehachapi, CA 93561

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 661-822-2222

TEXT-A-TIP -  Text TIP TEHACHAPI followed by your message, to 888777

Submit an anonymous web tip

Alert Details

Severity:
Moderate - Possible threat to life or property
Urgency:
Expected - Responsive action SHOULD be taken soon (within next hour)
Certainty:
Likely (p > ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Winter Storm Warning

Navigate & Discover