Storm Brings Snow, Ice To I-80 Donner Pass, Chains RequiredTow trucks and chains were in heavy demand on Donner Pass as travelers heading to Lake Tahoe got caught in the latest Sierra storm.
Storm Brings Sierra Snow; Chains RequiredThe storm that brought rain to the Bay Area has been dropping snow on the Sierra.
Sierra Skiers Rejoice After Storm Dumps 2 Feet, With More ExpectedThe early winter storm that has Sierra skiers’ spirits soaring blew across Nevada early Tuesday, dumping nearly 2 feet of snow on the northeast corner of the state, downing trees and power lines and temporarily closing a stretch of Interstate 80.
Sierra Slopes Blanketed With Fresh SnowA cold weather front slowed traffic on the mountain passes Monday and dumped as much as eight inches of snow on the Sierra ski resorts.
Bay Area Rain Storm Fizzles, But Reveals Promising Signs Of Winter Snow For SierraThe front that moved through the Bay Area Wednesday basically ‘wimped out.’
2 Fires Burn Thousands Of Acres In Sierra Nevada Foothills, Threaten HomesThe Lowell fire has burned 4,000 acres of brush and is threatening dozens of buildings in the Sierra foothills.
Alpine County Wildfire Explodes To 9,500 Acres; Evacuations Underway Evacuations are underway in the area of Markleeville, about 30 miles south of Lake Tahoe after a wildfire broke out over the weekend and exploded to first 6,500 acres, and then 9,500 acres by Monday afternoon.
Forecasters Predict Stormy Sierra Memorial Day WeekendIt could be a stormy Memorial Day holiday, if your travels take you to Lake Tahoe, Yosemite or the High Sierra this weekend.
Spring Storm Dumps Snow In Bone-Dry SierraAn unseasonably cold spring storm pushed south through California and Nevada on Thursday, bringing snow to Sierra Nevada peaks that have largely been free of snowpack after another dry year.
Snow Survey Canceled For 1st Time Due To California's DroughtFor the first time in history, the May snow survey has been canceled due to California’s severe drought.
Drought-Stricken California Set To Measure Final & Most Likely Disappointing SnowpackDrought-stricken California will conduct its final manual snow survey on Wednesday in the Sierra Nevada — and the outlook isn't good.
Rainfall Vs. Snowpack: California's Confusing Drought