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Update: Wind Advisory For The Sierra Nevada Mountains

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The Wind Advisory has been extended until 10 AM this morning for the higher elevations of the Sierra Nevada.

According to the National Weather Service, winds ranging from fifteen to twenty-five mph will continue at times with wind gusts ranging from forty to fifty mph.

Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects. Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may result.

Use extra caution when driving into the Sierra Nevada, especially if you are operating a small or high profile vehicle.

Highway 88 (Carson Pass) is open, however travel is not recommended this morning for campers, trailers or permit loads.