(Very strong winds in the Mountains)…Winds were reported at 52 miles per hour, gusting up to 72 miles per hour at times.
The California Highway Patrol was limiting traffic on westbound Interstate 8 at the Mountain Grade. High Profile vehicles were not allowed over the grade. At one time all traffic on Interstate was stopped at the Grade. This after a semi and its trailer were blown over near the Acorn Casino. The driver of the semi was not injured.