Highway 20, north of Nevada City was closed to non-local traffic because of heavy snowfall and to prevent motorists from entering the closed portion of Interstate 80 at Yuba Gap, according to a Caltrans news release.PageInsider - Information about all domains
Thats about four times as strong as a week ago, before the big storms began. The U.S. Bureau of Reclamation announced it had also ramped up releases from Shasta Lake, the states largest reservoir, increasing the flows along the Sacramento River.Ski coupons for donner ski ranch
The airport opened earlier in the day as a warming center and place where people could charge their phones, and will remain open for people in need of nighttime shelter. Service animals will be the only pets allowed inside the shelter, according to a county news release.Ski coupons for donner ski ranch
A ranch in the 6500 block of Dry Creek Road with horses, cattle, pigs and chickens was quite a sodden mess. Neighbor Lisa Baker has been helping check on the livestock.Ski coupons for donner ski ranch
We didnt get as much of a break as we thought. The rivers didnt get a chance to recede, he said. Snow resorts get many feet of new snow 8:50 a.m.: More than 4 feet of snow fell at some Sierra Nevada ski resorts in the past 24 hours.
Current Sacramento traffic conditions Current Sacramento area weather Wilton area still an area of concern for flooding 8:35 a.m.: The Cosumnes River remained one of the most worrisome spots in the Sacramento area, although emergency officials said they believed problems were fairly limited early Wednesday.
Traffic may be halted intermittently for avalanche control activities, according to the Caltrans news release. Highway 89 over Emerald Bay was closed because of avalanche hazards. Motorists were required to carry chains even for four- or all-wheel drive vehicles with mud- and snow-rated tires.