Printer-friendly versionPrinter-friendly version Share this


East County News Service

December 13, 2016 (San Diego’s East County) – A potentially potent storm will swing across Southern California late this week, which could bring heavy rain at high elevations, and gusty southwesterly winds in mountains, valleys, deserts and coastal areas. Dangerous conditions for small craft along coastal waters are also expected.

The strongest winds and heaviest precipitation are expected Thursday night and Friday morning, impacting the Friday morning commute. Urban and small stream flooding are possible, as well as isolated flash flooding near recently burned areas.

Snow is not forecast for San Diego County, though elsewhere in Southern California heavy snow is possible above 8,000 feet.

Error message

Support community news in the public interest! As nonprofit news, we rely on donations from the public to fund our reporting -- not special interests. Please donate to sustain East County Magazine's local reporting and/or wildfire alerts at to help us keep people safe and informed across our region.