The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for the Sierra Nevada above 4,000 feet, from 10 PM this evening to 4 PM Saturday.
Snow will peak in intensity Saturday morning.
Snow levels will drop to around 3,500 to 4000 feet.
Total snow accumulations will range from four to nine inches.
Slippery roads, travel delays and chain controls are possible in the mountains.
A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited visibilities and use caution while driving.