East County News Service
File photo: Snow in Cuyamacas by Grace Schleiser
December 28, 2015 (San Diego’s East County) – A winter storm is bringing snow, ice and fog to our mountain regions.
Chains are required due to icy/snowy conditions on the Julian-Sunrise Highway from State Route 79 to Old Highway 80, according to the County Department of Public Works. Caltrans reports icy conditions on I-8 at Mountain Pass as well as on State Route 76 at Palomar Mountain.
The Laguna Mountain Lodge reports on its Facebook page that snow is falling on Mt.Laguna. Residents across East County report snow in the Lake Cuyamaca area, an iced over pond in Descanso and cold conditions across our inland region.