City Experiencing Tier 4 Storm Today; Full Public Works Crews Out In Force Removing Snow

City Experiencing Tier 4 Storm Today;  Full Public Works Crews Out In Force Removing Snow

South Lake Tahoe, CA…The City of South Lake Tahoe is experiencing a Tier 4 storm today, which is the highest level storm. City snow removal crews are out in force removing snow throughout the City. Our focus at this time is removing snow on primary arterial and collector roadways such as; Pioneer Trail, Al Tahoe […]

Ebbetts Pass Closure Shifts On Markleeville Side Due To Mudslide

Ebbetts Pass Closure Shifts On Markleeville Side Due To Mudslide

Markleeville, CA…The closure for Westbound State Route 4/Ebbetts Pass has been shifted back to the SR-4/SR-89/Monitor Pass junction due to a mudslide. This is expected to be a long-term closure, due to the location of the slide, the weather and the difficulty in accessing the roadway where the slide took place. Eastbound SR-4/Ebbetts was already […]

Eastbound I-80 Reopens After Mudslide, Westbound Should Reopen Soon

Eastbound I-80 Reopens After Mudslide, Westbound Should Reopen Soon

Truckee, CA…..(Update…I-80 Now Fully Open)CHP and Caltrans are now reporting the eastbound side of i-80 has reopened after a large mudslide on westbound I-80 that brought down powerlines on the eastbound side closed all of I-80. The electrical repairs have been completed and eastbound is up and running again. Crews are on scene and clearing […]

Midnight At Earliest For Power Restoral For Tahoe Area Liberty Customers

Midnight At Earliest For Power Restoral For Tahoe Area Liberty Customers

Truckee, CA…Liberty Energy says power restoration may be midnight. There are currently 5,401 Liberty customers in Eldorado & Placer Counties without power at this time… “Update Jan. 8 @ 9:15 pm 20 customers along Turnback Trail in SLT w/out power due to tree on line & snapped pole. Crew in route; no est. restoration time. […]

Placer County, Red Cross Open Emergency Shelter in Kings Beach

Placer County, Red Cross Open Emergency Shelter in Kings Beach

Kings Beach, CA… With the worst of the storm flooding still left to come, and many North Lake Tahoe area residents without power, Placer County and the American Red Cross will open an emergency shelter tonight at the North Tahoe Event Center in Kings Beach.  The shelter is expected to open at 8 p.m.Parking is available […]

Washoe County Says Flooding Could Start In Reno This Afternoon

Washoe County Says Flooding Could Start In Reno This Afternoon

Reno, Nevada. Jan. 8, 2017 – Washoe County, City of Reno and City of Sparks officials continue to prepare for a significant flood event that will strongly impact the region today, Sunday, January 8, 2017. The forecast shows flooding starting at around 2 p.m. today in downtown Reno and possibly lasting through around noon tomorrow, according […]

The Latest Road Condition Update As Road Crews Fight To Stay Ahead of Storms

The Latest Road Condition Update As Road Crews Fight To Stay Ahead of Storms

Incline Village, NV….Caltrans, Nevada Department Transportation, County road crews and more are doing a great job so far battling to keep our roads passable. The map below shows where they are working an injury collision on i-80. The latest conditions update is below… Incident: 00084 Type: Traffic Hazard Location: I80 W / Floriston Way Ofr […]

Truckee Police & Public Works On Standby For Severe Weather Weekend

Truckee Police & Public Works On Standby For Severe Weather Weekend

Truckee, CA…The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning for the Truckee area and a significant storm system is anticipated to last until Monday, January 9th. Moderate winds with 6-8 inches of precipitation are being forecasted at lake level with fluctuating rain levels possibly intensifying on Sunday. Residents and visitors are advised to […]

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