ALTA BADIA, Italy (Dec. 19) – Two-time Audi FIS Alpine World Cup giant slalom champion Ted Ligety (Park City, UT) mastered the icy Alta Badia slope to capture his third consecutive GS victory Sunday and take the first World Cup overall lead of his career. The last time a World Cup male won three consecutive […]
Merry Christmas Everyone! I can’t believe that the big day is less than a week away! So, I asked myself, a Holiday Open House before or after Christmas? Then I thought about all my previous parties and the memories just come flooding to me. Fire Island New York at Christmas is spell- bounding. I recall […]
Lake Tahoe Area…Another round of storms is dumping epic amounts of snow on the local resorts. The conditions as of this morning are as follows… Squaw Valley is reporting 49-120″ of snow. Sierra at Tahoe is reporting 42-104″ of snow. Northstar is reporting a 79-126″ of snow. Mt. Rose has a 72-110″ of snow. Kirkwood […]
Tahoe City, CA…Today: Snow. High near 32. West wind between 10 and 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible. Tonight: Snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 22. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to […]
South Lake Tahoe, CA…CHP South Lake is reporting a jack knifed big rig on SR-89 and Meeks Avenue. The truck must have missed the Crystal Bay route closed signs. On I-80 there is a pickup of the roadway near Nyack. Lets be careful out there…
Incline Village, NV….Parts of Incline Village experienced power outages for about 5 hours this evening. Power was restored at approximately 11pm.
SR 88…..Remains closed from 3.5 miles east of Silver Lake to Kirkwood/Carson Spur due to avalanche control. MOTORISTS ARE ADVISED TO USE AN ALTERNATE ROUTE. CHAINS OR SNOW TIRES ARE REQUIRED FROM HAM’S STATION TO 4 MI EAST OF HAM’S STATION. CHAINS ARE REQUIRED ON ALL VEHICLES EXCEPT 4-WHEEL-DRIVE VEHICLES WITH SNOW TIRES ON ALL […]
Truckee, CA…There are quite a few incidents at this time. CHP showing incidents including an accident on I-80 near Soda Springs, A Motorhome Stuck on I-80 near Magra and a disabled vehicle near Donner Lake..
South Lake Tahoe, CA…There is a spinout on US-50 near Echo Summit. Power Lines in roadway near Strawberry. Carson Pass and Carson Spur is closed. Be careful out there…
Incline Village, NV…The latest road conditions from the Nevada Department of Transportation. The also do a very good job of reporting on Chain Controls and Road Conditions in the Greater Tahoe Area. NEVADA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION HIGHWAY CONTROLS SUMMARY DECEMBER 19, 2010 4:42 PM PST All routes are open with no controls with the following […]