Weather Warnings for California

Current Watches, Warnings and Advisories for California Issued by the National Weather Service
Alerts Updated: February 5, 2023, 9:34 am  UTC


Wind Advisory issued February 05 at 9:34AM PST until February 06 at 12:00AM PST by NWS

Summary: ...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT PST TONIGHT... * WHAT...West winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 55 mph expected. * WHERE...Kern River Valley, Piute Walker Basin, Tehachapi, Indian Wells Valley, Mojave Desert Slopes and Mojave Desert. * WHEN...Through midnight PST Sunday night.
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  February 5, 2023, 9:34 am      Expires:  February 6, 2023, 12:00 am
Area:  Indian Wells Valley; Kern River Valley; Mojave Desert; Mojave Desert Slopes; Piute Walker Basin; Tehachapi


Winter Weather Advisory issued February 05 at 9:28AM PST until February 05 at 4:00PM PST by NWS

Summary: ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON ABOVE 5000 FEET... * WHAT...Snow expected above 5000 feet. Total snow accumulation of 3 to 6 inches with locally higher amounts above 6000 feet. Snow levels may drop in heavier showers. * WHERE...Portions of northern California above 5000 feet
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  February 5, 2023, 9:28 am      Expires:  February 5, 2023, 4:00 pm
Area:  North Central and Southeast Siskiyou County; South Central Siskiyou County; Western Siskiyou County


Winter Storm Warning issued February 05 at 6:00AM PST until February 05 at 10:00PM PST by NWS

Summary: ...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS EVENING... * WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulation of up to 40 inches. Snow accumulation of 3 to 8 inches from 4,000 to 6,000 feet, 8 to 20 inches from 6,000 to 8,000 feet, and 20 to 40 inches above 8,000 feet. Winds gusting as high as 65 mph.
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  February 5, 2023, 6:00 am      Expires:  February 5, 2023, 10:00 pm
Area:  Grant Grove Area; Kaiser to Rodgers Ridge; Kings Canyon NP; San Joaquin River Canyon; Sequoia NP; South End of the Upper Sierra; Upper San Joaquin River; Yosemite NP outside of the valley; Yosemite Valley


Winter Weather Advisory issued February 05 at 6:00AM PST until February 06 at 10:00AM PST by NWS

Summary: ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 10 AM PST MONDAY... * WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of up to 3-5 inches above 6,000 feet. Snow accumulations of up to 1-2 inches between 3,000 and 6,000 feet. Winds gusting as high as 45 mph. * WHERE...Tehachapi, Grapevine, Frazier Mountain Communities,
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  February 5, 2023, 4:00 pm      Expires:  February 6, 2023, 10:00 am
Area:  Frazier Mountain Communities; Grapevine; Tehachapi


Avalanche Warning issued February 05 at 5:35AM PST by NWS

Summary: The following message is transmitted at the request of the U.S. Forest Service Sierra Avalanche Center. The Sierra Avalanche Center in Truckee has issued a BACKCOUNTRY AVALANCHE WARNING for the following areas: NWS Reno NV - NVZ002 (Greater Lake Tahoe)...CAZ072 (Greater Lake Tahoe (CA)) * WHAT...HIGH avalanche danger is expected in the mountains today
Severity:  Unknown    Effective:  February 5, 2023, 3:35 am      Expires:  February 6, 2023, 7:00 am
Area:  Greater Lake Tahoe Area


Beach Hazards Statement issued February 05 at 5:29AM PST until February 07 at 7:00PM PST by NWS

Summary: ...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING... * WHAT...Breaking waves of 3 to 6 feet with sets to 7 feet expected. Highest surf will be on west-facing beaches in southern San Diego County. * WHERE...San Diego County Coastal Areas.
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  February 5, 2023, 8:00 pm      Expires:  February 7, 2023, 7:00 pm
Area:  San Diego County Coastal Areas


Wind Advisory issued February 05 at 5:09AM PST until February 05 at 10:00PM PST by NWS

Summary: ...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS EVENING... * WHAT...West winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 50 mph expected. * WHERE...San Bernardino County Mountains and Apple and Lucerne Valleys. * WHEN...Until 10 PM PST this evening. * IMPACTS...Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects. Tree
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  February 5, 2023, 6:00 am      Expires:  February 5, 2023, 10:00 pm
Area:  Apple and Lucerne Valleys; San Bernardino County Mountains


Wind Advisory issued February 05 at 5:09AM PST until February 06 at 12:00AM PST by NWS

Summary: ...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO MIDNIGHT PST TONIGHT... * WHAT...West winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 55 mph expected. * WHERE...Riverside County Mountains, San Diego County Mountains, Coachella Valley, San Diego County Deserts and San Gorgonio Pass Near Banning.
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  February 5, 2023, 10:00 am      Expires:  February 6, 2023, 12:00 am
Area:  Coachella Valley; Riverside County Mountains; San Diego County Deserts; San Diego County Mountains; San Gorgonio Pass Near Banning


Special Weather Statement issued February 05 at 3:58AM PST by NWS

Summary: ...Colder with gusty winds and scattered snow showers today through this evening, with patchy ice possible tonight... * A colder area of low pressure will bring bands of snow showers to western Nevada today. Slick driving conditions may occur at times, especially in the foothills above 5000 feet. For tonight, paved surfaces that didn`t have enough time to dry out could
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  February 5, 2023, 2:30 am      Expires:  February 5, 2023, 4:00 pm
Area:  Surprise Valley California


Winter Weather Advisory issued February 05 at 3:45AM PST until February 06 at 10:00AM PST by NWS

Summary: ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 10 AM PST MONDAY... * WHAT...Moderate snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 1 to 3 inches, mainly on north facing slopes. Snow level around 4000 feet on Sunday evening, lowering to 3500 feet overnight into Monday morning. Northwest to north winds 25 to 40 mph
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  February 5, 2023, 7:00 pm      Expires:  February 6, 2023, 10:00 am
Area:  Los Angeles County Mountains; Ventura County Mountains


Wind Advisory issued February 05 at 3:42AM PST until February 06 at 12:00PM PST by NWS

Summary: ...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO NOON PST MONDAY... * WHAT...Northwest to north winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 40 mph expected. * WHERE...Santa Barbara County Southwestern Coast. * WHEN...From 4 PM this afternoon to noon PST Monday.
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  February 5, 2023, 4:00 pm      Expires:  February 6, 2023, 12:00 pm
Area:  Santa Barbara County Southwestern Coast


Wind Advisory issued February 05 at 3:42AM PST until February 06 at 12:00PM PST by NWS

Summary: ...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO NOON PST MONDAY... * WHAT...West to northwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 45 mph expected. * WHERE...Antelope Valley. * WHEN...From 9 PM this evening to noon PST Monday.
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  February 5, 2023, 9:00 pm      Expires:  February 6, 2023, 12:00 pm
Area:  Antelope Valley


Wind Advisory issued February 05 at 3:42AM PST until February 06 at 12:00PM PST by NWS

Summary: ...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO NOON PST MONDAY... * WHAT...North winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 45 mph expected. * WHERE...Santa Clarita Valley. * WHEN...From 9 PM this evening to noon PST Monday.
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  February 5, 2023, 9:00 pm      Expires:  February 6, 2023, 12:00 pm
Area:  Santa Clarita Valley


Wind Advisory issued February 05 at 3:42AM PST until February 06 at 12:00PM PST by NWS

Summary: ...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO NOON PST MONDAY... * WHAT...North winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph expected. * WHERE...Santa Ynez Mountains Western Range, Santa Ynez Mountains Eastern Range and Santa Barbara County Interior
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  February 5, 2023, 9:00 pm      Expires:  February 6, 2023, 12:00 pm
Area:  Santa Barbara County Interior Mountains; Santa Ynez Mountains Eastern Range; Santa Ynez Mountains Western Range


Wind Advisory issued February 05 at 3:42AM PST until February 06 at 12:00PM PST by NWS

Summary: ...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO NOON PST MONDAY... * WHAT...North winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 45 mph expected. * WHERE...Santa Monica Mountains. * WHEN...From 9 PM this evening to noon PST Monday.
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  February 5, 2023, 9:00 pm      Expires:  February 6, 2023, 12:00 pm
Area:  Santa Monica Mountains


Winter Storm Warning issued February 05 at 3:35AM PST until February 05 at 10:00PM PST by NWS

Summary: ...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS EVENING... * CHANGES...Updated for additional snow accumulations within bands of heavier snow showers today. * WHAT...Snow showers producing bands of heavy snow. Additional snow accumulations of 3 to 9 inches, except 8 to 16 inches above
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  February 5, 2023, 3:35 am      Expires:  February 5, 2023, 10:00 pm
Area:  Greater Lake Tahoe Area


Winter Storm Warning issued February 05 at 3:35AM PST until February 05 at 10:00PM PST by NWS

Summary: ...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS EVENING... * CHANGES...Updated for additional snow accumulations within bands of heavier snow showers today. * WHAT...Snow showers producing bands of heavy snow. Additional snow accumulations of up to 4 inches, except 5 to 12 inches
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  February 5, 2023, 3:35 am      Expires:  February 5, 2023, 10:00 pm
Area:  Mono


Winter Weather Advisory issued February 05 at 3:35AM PST until February 05 at 10:00PM PST by NWS

Summary: ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS EVENING... * CHANGES...Updated for additional snow accumulations within bands of heavier snow showers today. * WHAT...Snow showers producing bands of moderate to heavy snow. Additional snow accumulations of up to 2 inches, except 1 to 5
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  February 5, 2023, 3:35 am      Expires:  February 5, 2023, 10:00 pm
Area:  Lassen-Eastern Plumas-Eastern Sierra Counties


Winter Storm Warning issued February 05 at 2:30AM PST until February 05 at 10:00PM PST by NWS

Summary: ...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS EVENING... * WHAT....Snow Showers...heavy at times. Additional snow accumulations of 6 to 12 inches possible above 5000 feet, locally up to 17 inches. Wind gusts up to 50 mph over higher terrain at times.
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  February 5, 2023, 2:30 am      Expires:  February 5, 2023, 10:00 pm
Area:  West Slope Northern Sierra Nevada; Western Plumas County, Lassen Park


Winter Weather Advisory issued February 05 at 2:04AM PST until February 05 at 4:00PM PST by NWS

Summary: ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON ABOVE 3500 FEET... * WHAT...Snow above 3500 feet. Additional snow accumulations of up to 5 inches. * WHERE...Northern Trinity County. * WHEN...Until 4 PM PST this afternoon.
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  February 5, 2023, 2:04 am      Expires:  February 5, 2023, 4:00 pm
Area:  Northern Trinity


Wind Advisory issued February 05 at 12:36AM PST until February 05 at 10:00PM PST by NWS

Summary: ...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST SUNDAY... * WHAT...West to southwest winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 50 mph expected. * WHERE...In California, Western Mojave Desert and Eastern Mojave Desert. In Nevada, the Spring Mountains, Red Rock Canyon, southern Nye County, Las Vegas Valley, southern Clark
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  February 5, 2023, 1:00 am      Expires:  February 5, 2023, 10:00 pm
Area:  Eastern Mojave Desert, Including the Mojave National Preserve; Western Mojave Desert


Wind Advisory issued February 05 at 12:36AM PST until February 06 at 7:00AM PST by NWS

Summary: ...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM SUNDAY TO 7 AM PST MONDAY... * WHAT...West-northwest winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 60 mph expected. * WHERE...Morongo Basin. * WHEN...From 7 PM Sunday to 7 AM PST Monday. * IMPACTS...Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects.
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  February 5, 2023, 7:00 pm      Expires:  February 6, 2023, 7:00 am
Area:  Morongo Basin


Wind Advisory issued February 04 at 11:47PM PST until February 06 at 12:00AM PST by NWS

Summary: ...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM SUNDAY TO MIDNIGHT PST SUNDAY NIGHT... * WHAT...West winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph expected. * WHERE...Southwest corner of Imperial County. * WHEN...From 10 AM Sunday to midnight PST Sunday night.
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  February 5, 2023, 10:00 am      Expires:  February 6, 2023, 12:00 am
Area:  Imperial County Southwest


Wind Advisory issued February 04 at 11:47PM PST until February 06 at 10:00PM PST by NWS

Summary: ...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM TO 10 PM PST MONDAY... * WHAT...North winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 50 mph expected. * WHERE...Western portion of Joshua Tree National Park and Chiriaco Summit. * WHEN...From 7 AM to 10 PM PST Monday.
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  February 6, 2023, 7:00 am      Expires:  February 6, 2023, 10:00 pm
Area:  Chiriaco Summit; Joshua Tree NP West


Winter Weather Advisory issued February 04 at 9:54PM PST until February 05 at 10:00PM PST by NWS

Summary: ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST SUNDAY... * WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 5 to 8 inches. Winds gusting in excess of 40-50 mph. * WHERE...Eastern Sierra Slopes. * WHEN...From 10 PM tonight to 10 PM PST Sunday.
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  February 4, 2023, 10:00 pm      Expires:  February 5, 2023, 10:00 pm
Area:  Eastern Sierra Slopes of Inyo County


Air Quality Alert issued February 04 at 9:22PM PST by NWS

Summary: ...AIR QUALITY ALERT DUE TO ELEVATED PARTICULATE MATTER LEVELS FROM WINDBLOWN DUST... The South Coast AQMD has issued an air quality alert due to increased particulate matter from blowing dust. The air quality alert is in effect 10 AM Sunday through Midnight on Sunday evening. In areas directly impacted by high levels of windblown dust, limit
Severity:  Unknown    Effective:  February 5, 2023, 6:00 am      Expires:  February 6, 2023, 12:00 am
Area:  Coachella Valley; San Gorgonio Pass Near Banning