Sierra Nevada Winter Storm Warning Update
Ahwahnee Hotel, Winter
A Winter Storm Warning is now in effect for the Sierra Nevada above 6000 feet, through 7 pm Thursday.
Afterwards, a Winter Weather Advisory will remain for elevations above 7000 feet through 4 am Friday.
According to the National Weather Service, total snow accumulations of five to twenty inches is expected above 6000 feet.
Winds of 5 to 10 mph will continue, with gusts ranging from 20 to 55 mph in the higher elevations.
Written by Mark Truppner