Avalanche Warning For Crystal Bay Subdivision

Avalanche Warning For Crystal Bay Subdivision

Incline Village, NV…There has been a second avalanche release this afternoon in the Crystal Bay subdivision near east Tuscarora Road. A second Reverse Dial Notification safety message was issued advising citizens once again to please avoid outdoor activity and to shelter in place until further notice. For residents in the Crystal Bay subdivision near east […]

Stage 3 Avalanche Alert For Crystal Bay Subdivision

Stage 3 Avalanche Alert For Crystal Bay Subdivision

Crystal Bay, NV…Because of avalanche activity this morning in the Crystal Bay subdivision near east Tuscarora Road, a Reverse Dial Notification safety message was issued advising citizens to please avoid outdoor activity and to shelter in place until further notice. First responders and public safety personnel are monitoring and assessing the situation and will advise […]

Avalanche Warning Issued For Crystal Bay & Third Creek Area

Avalanche Warning Issued For Crystal Bay & Third Creek Area

Incline Village, CA…The weather forecast for the next 48 hours calls for increased snowfall intensity and strong winds in the region by this evening. If the storm materializes as predicted, we could see substantial rapid wind loading of new snow and slightly rising temperatures in the Crystal Bay and Third Creek areas. There could be […]

NV Energy Working Hard To Get Customers In Crystal Bay & Incline Village Fully Restored

NV Energy Working Hard To Get Customers In Crystal Bay & Incline Village Fully Restored

Incline Village, NV….According to NV Energy’s website there are 3,066 customers without power as of 7:38 PM | Jan 11, 2017. High winds, heavy rain/snow and flooding are causing multiple outages throughout northern Nevada including Reno, Carson/Douglas County and Lake Tahoe. Our crews are on scene or in route to work on restoring power to […]

Crystal Bay Avalanche Warning, All Residents Should Stay Indoors

Crystal Bay Avalanche Warning, All Residents Should Stay Indoors

Incline Village, NV…In the past several hours’ wind speeds and snowfall rates have increased dramatically. Cornices along the ridge above Crystal Bay will be getting large enough to fall off their own weight and trigger long-running avalanches that could reach the homes below. We advise all residents to stay indoors until further notice. Avalanches large […]

Washoe County Commissioners Declare State Of Emergency

Washoe County Commissioners Declare State Of Emergency

Reno, NV….The Board of County Commissioners declared a State of Emergency in Washoe County, which allows the County Manager to speed up the delivery of resources required to more effectively respond to an emergency and meet the needs of the community during a time of crisis. Below is the latest information regarding an emergency meeting, sandbag […]

Avalanche Potential in Third Creek Drainage & Backcountry Travel Not Advised

Avalanche Potential in Third Creek Drainage & Backcountry Travel Not Advised

Incline Village, NV…There are indications that an avalanche may occur in the Third Creek drainage and in the avalanche path adjacent to Third Creek to the south. Flowing debris from this anticipated avalanche(s) are expected to remain confined to the gullies and not affect homes or streets. However, the air blast (a cushion of air […]