LOS ANGELES (AP) — Forecasters say a big winter storm is headed for the Sierra and much of northern Nevada, with snowfall possible on valley floors beginning late Tuesday and blizzard conditions expected in the mountains by Thursday.
RENO, Nev. (AP) — Significant snowfall made it down to the valley floors of Reno and Carson City for the first time this winter season, snarling morning traffic and forcing numerous school delays and cancelations.
RENO, Nev. (AP) — The National Weather Service has issued additional winter storm warnings and advisories for the Reno-Tahoe area into the weekend as a series of storms continue to make their way into the Sierra Nevada.
RENO, Nev. (AP) — Chains or snow tires are required on a stretch of U.S. Interstate 80 and all the major Sierra highway passes after an unseasonably cold storm with powerful winds dumped up to 9 inches of snow on the tops of the mountains around Lake Tahoe.
RENO, Nev. (AP) — It's a snow day in northern Nevada, where heavy accumulation from a late-winter storm closed schools and public buildings in the Reno area, delayed opening a ski resort in the Sierra Nevada and prompted the closure of Interstate 80 to California.
RENO, Nev. (AP) Chains or snow tires are required over most Sierra passes, including Interstate 80 in California from near Truckee to Kingvale, after a winter storm dumped about a foot of snow in the upper elevations.