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Windy Weekend Ahead

The winter weather advisory continues for the Sierra Nevada until Saturday morning at 4 AM.

Four to seven inches of additional accumulation is possible.

Winds will begin to gust on Saturday morning in the Sierra, with gusts of 50 to 60 mph. A wind advisory will be in effect on Saturday from 1 AM to 4 PM.

A high wind watch has also been issued for both the Motherlode’s foothills and the Sierra Nevada from Saturday night into Sunday morning. Sustained winds of 25 to 45 mph should be expected with some gusts possibly reaching 70 mph.

Highway 108 (Sonora Pass) is closed at Snow Park. Highway 4 (Ebbetts Pass) is closed at Mt. Reba turnoff. Highway 120 (Tioga Pass) is closed at Crane Flat.

Written by mark@mlode.com