The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for the Sierra Nevada, which is now in effect until 6 PM Wednesday.
Total snow accumulations will range from four inches to one foot above the 6,500 foot elevation.
The heaviest snowfall is expected today into this evening. Snow levels will lower tonight and Wednesday with snowfall becoming more showery.
A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for slippery roads and limited visibilities and use caution while driving.