Big Bear, CA, February 22nd, 2016 - Floods are the most common natural disaster in the United States. In fact, flooding causes more than $2 billion in property damage every year. The effects of El Nin?o could continue well into March, and Big Bear Fire Department encourages all Valley residents and businesses to plan ahead. Agencies within Big Bear Valley have … [Read more...] about Prepare for Flooding Before it Occurs – Local Agencies Offer Free Sandbags
Big Bear, CA, February 17, 2016 - According to the National Weather Service, a storm approaching from the Pacific Northwest today will drive a cold front south across the state on Thursday. The storm will generate strong, possibly damaging winds over the mountains and adjacent desert areas of San Bernardino County. All mountains of Southern California will see strong … [Read more...] about High Winds Accompany Incoming Storm
Big Bear, CA, February 13th, 2016 - Did you know that Big Bear is one of the most important and amazing ski and snowboard destinations in the country? According to a new article in Ski Magazine, it just might be. Big Bear Mountain Resorts is a fantastic winter sports location, and it's not just because of the beautiful snow and stunning scenery... it's because of the wide … [Read more...] about Big Bear Is One Of The Most Important And Amazing Ski And Snowboard Destinations In The Country
Big Bear CA, January 31st, 2016 - Our current winter storm is now underway and the National Weather Service predicts rain with snow today likely before 10am, then just snow. Chance of precipitation is 100% and new snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches is possible during the day, as well as some thunder. As we move into Sunday night an additional 3 to 5 inches of snow is possible. … [Read more...] about Winter Storm Underway
Big Bear, CA, January 30th, 2016 - A winter storm is on the horizon for this weekend with predictions of another 3-8 inches in the Big Bear Valley, are you prepared? Follow these simple and helpful tips to get ready. Stock up on essential food items for the next four to five days. Some great foods to include are Canned Tuna, Potatoes, Peanut Butter, Soup, Tortillas, … [Read more...] about Another Winter Storm Is On Its Way, Are You Prepared?
Big Bear, CA, January 23rd, 2016 - The first-ever Big Bear Winter Festival means so much more than traditional play in the snow! Winter sports have ordinarily been of the ski or snowboard or ice skate or luge variety, and while we wouldn't want to see those snowy standards going away, it's always interesting to see what kind of new winter fun people are getting up to. … [Read more...] about Big Bear Winter Festival, February 27th