#CBSLAHelps: On Thursday, CBSLA is teaming up with the American Red Cross to raise money for victims of the Southern California firestorms. Donate now or text CBSLAHELPS to 75759 to learn more | Share Your Story

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — The second of three winter storms will batter the Southland Friday, bringing downpours, heavy mountain snow, possible flooding, and potentially damaging winds and thunderstorms.

According to the National Weather Service, a winter storm warning for the mountains will remain in effect until 6 a.m. Saturday.

Elevations as low as 4,500 feet may see a trace to three inches of snow.

Heavy rainfall with amounts that could exceed an inch per hour may lead to flooding and flash flood watches for Riverside and the surrounding valleys.

A high wind warning will be in force until 10 p.m., forecasters said.

The winds may be strong enough to cause structural damage, topple trees or power lines, blow debris onto roadways and make for hazardous driving conditions.

A break between storms is expected Saturday, followed by the strongest in the series of storms, which will arrive Sunday.

(©2017 CBS Local Media, a division of CBS Radio Inc. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Wire services contributed to this report.)

Comments (2)

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS Los Angeles

facebook.com/CBSLA
Plan Your Trip
Follow Us On Twitter

Watch & Listen LIVE