Greater Lake Tahoe Area Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Warning
Issued: 2:44 PM PST Feb. 17, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 7 PM PST this

* changes... update remaining additional snow totals.

* What... heavy snow. Additional snow accumulations of 1 to 3
inches, with locally higher amounts up to 6 inches.

* Where... greater Lake Tahoe area.

* When... until 7 PM PST this evening.

* Additional details... plan on difficult travel conditions and
long delays due to the increased Holiday weekend traffic and
snow and ice covered roads.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Avoid travel if possible, you could be stuck in your vehicle for
many hours. If you must travel, prepare for long delays and carry
an emergency kit with extra food, water and clothing. If you stay
home, have a backup plan in case of power outages.

The latest Road conditions can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.