Sonora, CA — A Snow Advisory is now in effect until 10:00pm for the Mother Lode and a Winter Storm Warning is in effect for the Sierra Nevada´s through noon.
The National Weather Service says snow showers will continue through the day with unusually low levels.
One to three inches of snow is expected near 1,000 feet and three to five inches is possible above 2,000 feet.
Travel across the foothills and mountains will become treacherous with slippery and snow covered roads.
The National Weather Service advises motorists to check the latest weather conditions before heading out.
Road conditions can be checked by clicking on the MyMotherLode.Com Traffic Reports.
Written by Sabirna Sabbagh