By Nikki Garrett Metzger
(Victor Valley) -– Monday started out cold and cloudy, but by early afternoon reports were
coming in of CHP escorts through the Cajon Pass and pictures of snow on Phelan Road
The National Weather Service in San Diego has issued a Winter Storm Warning from
10pm Monday until 10am tomorrow morning for the High Desert, including Apple Valley,
Victorville, Hesperia, Adelanto, El Mirage, Helendale and Lucerne Valley. Snow levels
near 3500 feet on Monday night and will lower to near the Valley floor through mid-
Meteorologist Joe Dandrea with NWS in San Diego. “We could see three to six inches
in the foothills. Temperatures will be between 26-33 degrees overnight.”
NWS reported rainfall totals today: Victorville recorded 0.14 inch, El Mirage 0.23 inches, and
Apple Valley 0.06 inch. Last report of snow in Wrightwood was 4 inches of snow. Lake Arrowhead
also reported 4 inches. Reports were not yet available for other mountain areas.
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