Winter Storm and High Wind Warning for San Diego County Mountains, Coastal, and Desert Areas in Effect From Tuesday, 2/21/23, at 6:00 p.m. to Saturday, 2/25/23, at 3:00 p.m.

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The National Weather Service issued a Winter Storm Warning for San Diego County Mountains Areas, in effect from 6:00pm this evening until Saturday at 3:00pm.
* Severe weather conditions are expected, including heavy snow.
* Winds will gust as high as 90 mph.
* Damage to trees and power lines is possible.
* If you must travel, plan on difficult travel conditions.
* Keep an extra flashlight, blanket, food and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency.

The National Weather Service in San Diego has also issued a High Wind Warning for San Diego County Coastal and Desert Areas until Wednesday, 2/22/23, at 8:00 p.m.
* Damaging winds may blow down trees and power lines.
* Winds are expected to reach 25 to 55 mph, with gusts as high as 95 mph.
* Widespread power outages are possible.
* Strongest winds will be in the late evening today into Wednesday Morning.
* Travel will be difficult, especially for high profile vehicles. Use caution if you must drive.

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