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Winter storm is slow to exit Southern California

The First Alert Weather Alert Day is no longer in effect.
A Winter Storm Warning will remain in effect until 10 p.m. for elevations above 3,500'. Additional accumulations of 2-4" are possible.

There was light snow falling once again this afternoon in the High Desert, along with some thunderstorm activity near SR-243. Precipitation will continue into the night with one final push looking to move from north to south between 11:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.

Snowfall has been steady and totals are still adding up. Here's a look at some reports as of this morning:

Rainfall totals were also impressive through the San Gorgonio Pass. Much lighter amounts around the Coachella Valley. Click here to see storm totals from across Southern California.

Highs return to the 70s this weekend along with a breezy west wind, 10-15 MPH. This Sunday is the beginning of Daylight Saving Time as we 'spring forward' one hour.

This article will be updated throughout the duration of the storm by the First Alert Weather Team.

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Haley Clawson

Patrick Evans

Patrick Evans is the News Channel 3’s morning and noon meteorologist, and Host of Eye on the Desert, and also hosts afternoon drive on CV 104.3 FM from 2 pm – 6 pm. Learn more about Patrick here.


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