Sierra Snow Storm: Avalanche Warning, Winter Weather Advisory IssuedThe National Weather Service in Reno has issued an avalanche warning and winter weather advisory for much of the Sierra Nevada, including Lake Tahoe into Tuesday morning.
Final Sierra Snowpack Survey of Season Comes Up Dry, Raising Drought ConcernsThe final snow survey of the season in the Sierra Nevada recorded just 1.5 inches snow depth at Phillips Station -- just 3 percent of the May average.
Spring Storm Soaks Bay Area, Dumps Snow in SierraSeveral feet of snow was predicted for the Sierra Nevada during a spring storm with the possibility of scattered showers continuing for much of the week, according to the weather service.
Approaching Storm Front May Bring Heavy Weekend Snow to Sierra, TahoeA late winter storm is headed for the Sierra this weekend where as much as 2 feet of snow is possible on the mountain tops around Lake Tahoe by early Monday.
Heavy Snow Socks Sierra; Blizzard Conditions Shut Down I-80, Highway 50A winter storm across the Sierra Nevada has closed a number of roads Monday and led to school closures.
More Heavy Snowfall Prompts Avalanche Warnings for Sierra NevadaA forecast of more snow and intense winds in the Sierra Nevada mountains has prompted authorities to issue blizzard and avalanche warnings and say that conditions could become "life-threatening."
Storm's Second Round to Linger Over Sierra Into Weekend Bringing Heavy SnowA series of winter storms made their way through the Sierra Nevada on Thursday and more is in the forecast into the weekend with accumulations on the valley floors around Reno expected by Saturday.
Tahoe Area Braces For Heavy Snow From Latest Storm SystemCaltrans was in full winter mode Wednesday during the lull before the anticipated evening arrival of the week's biggest storm.
Avalanches Wallop 2 Sierra Ski Resorts in as Many DaysAn avalanche prompted the closure of a second major California ski resort in as many days.
Snow and Rain to Grow Heavy over Weekend in Northern CaliforniaSnow fell Saturday in the Sierra and rain hit the far north but the fire-ravaged wine country remained mostly dry despite fears of mudslides.
Mother Nature's Parting Blast Triggers Widespread FloodingA third winter storm front ripped though water-logged Bay Area communities early Sunday, triggering widespread flooding from Sonoma to the Santa Cruz Mountains.
Wet Friday Storm Bringing Rain, Wind, High Surf To Bay Area; Snow To SierraA storm headed for the Bay Area could bring up to three inches of rain in some areas along with high winds and surf and possible thunderstorms.
Lake Tahoe Level Rises But Mild Weather Puts Brakes On Sierra SnowpackLake Tahoe has risen to within about 9 inches of its natural rim, but that's still far short of the average this time of year.
3rd Storm In A Week Brings More Rain, Snow To Northern CaliforniaA third winter-like storm in a week brought rain and strong winds to much of Northern California and snow to the Sierra Nevada on Sunday and pouring rain made for treacherous driving.
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.