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Riders on a Ferris wheel at the Irvine Spectrum mall get a bird's-eye view of the distant San Bernardino Mountains.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Don Bartletti / Los Angeles Times

A jet roars skyward from John Wayne Airport on a morning when downtown Los Angeles and the Hollywood sign can be seen about 40 miles to the northwest. The snow-covered mountains in the Angeles National Forest provide a wintry backdrop.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Don Bartletti / Los Angeles Times

The snow-draped San Gabriel Mountains offer a contrast to the palm trees down below.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Anne Cusack / Los Angeles Times

With Mt. Baldy rising in the background, a cyclist rides the trail atop Santa Fe Dam.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Luis Sinco / Los Angeles Times

A paddle-boarder makes his way through the Port of Los Angeles as Mt. Baldy presides majestically over the scene.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times

Travelers enjoy the snow remaining from the recent storm along Interstate 5 in the mountains north of Los Angeles.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Lawrence K. Ho / Los Angeles Times

Snow blankets the mountains along Interstate 5.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Lawrence K. Ho / Los Angeles Times

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Snow in area mountains from recent storms has caused havoc in some areas and created a winter wonderland in others. Interstate 5 over the Grapevine was closed for 24 hours Monday, stranding motorists. To the east,  the San Gabriel Mountains provided a snow-capped background to Southern California scenery.

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