The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch for California. It is in effect from Friday at 11:00pm pst to Sunday Morning at 4:00am pst. Accumulating snow is even expected to occur at lake level in Lake Tahoe, CA.
1-3 FEET of Snow Above 7,000ft Friday Night – Sunday Morning.
Totals at Lake Tahoe level may range from 1 to 3″ with up to 8″, depending on how fast the snow levels drop.
NOAA Has Issued A Winter Storm Watch For:
Snow levels are expected to start out around 9000ft Friday Night and drop to or below 6000ft by the time Monday Morning rolls around.
Additional Storm Info:
California: 1-3 FEET of Snow Above 7000ft Friday Night – Sunday Morning
* Total snow accumulations of 5 to 10 inches, with 1 to 3 feet above 7000 to 7500 feet, are possible. - NOAA Reno, NV
CA Winter Storm Watch:
URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Reno NV 320 AM PDT Wed Nov 1 2017 Greater Lake Tahoe Area- Including the cities of South Lake Tahoe, Tahoe City, Truckee, Markleeville, Stateline, Glenbrook, and Incline Village ...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT... * WHAT...Heavy snow possible. Plan on difficult travel conditions, especially over passes. Damage to trees and power lines is possible. Total snow accumulations of 5 to 10 inches, with 1 to 3 feet above 7000 to 7500 feet, are possible. Totals at Lake Tahoe level may range from 1 to 3 inches up to 8 inches depending on how quickly snow levels fall. * WHERE...Greater Lake Tahoe Area. * WHEN...From Friday evening through late Saturday night. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Significant reductions in visibility are possible.