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Lake Tahoe weather: After 5-plus feet of snow, 6-12 inches of rain on tap

Kevin MacMillan kmacmillan@swiftcom.com

Traffic at the Donner Lake Road Off-ramp from westbound Interstate 80 was backed up Wednesday afternoon.

UPDATE: 8:15 a.m. THURSDAY:

Liberty Utilities is experiencing significant outages in the Glenshire, Meyers area and the West Shore near Tahoma-Emerald Bay due to heavy snow on power lines and high winds, the company said in a news release at about 8 a.m. Thursday.

"Crews have been out all night making repairs," officials said. "We will continue to update the website at http://www.libertyutilities.com as information comes in."

As for Truckee, the Truckee Donner PUD is reporting more than 1,800 customers are without power as of 8:15 a.m. Visit http://web.tdpud.org/Dashboards/OutageCenter/rdPage.aspx to follow updates from the PUD.

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TRUCKEE, Calif. — The latest in a wet and wintry storm series figures to wrap up Thursday morning at Lake Tahoe.

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A winter storm warning will be in effect until 10 a.m. Thursday, according to the National Weather Service in Reno.

For the third day in a row, Tahoe Truckee Unified School District schools are closed Thursday due to the storms; Incline Village schools are on a 2-hour delay today.

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