RENO, Nev. (AP) — Colder weather, strong gusty winds and periods of snow are expected much of the week across parts of northern Nevada.
More than a foot of snow is possible Tuesday into Wednesday at Lake Tahoe.
The National Weather Service issued a high-wind advisory Monday effective until 7 p.m. Gusts in excess of 55 mph (88 kph) are possible in Reno and Carson City and parts of Mineral and Lyon counties.
Gusts nearing 75 mph are possible in the southern Sierra from Bridgeport to Mammoth Lakes, California. A winter storm watch is in effect at Lake Tahoe from Tuesday afternoon into Wednesday.