Blizzard warning issued for Lake Tahoe high country |

Blizzard warning issued for Lake Tahoe high country

The National Weather Service has issued a blizzard warning for the greater Lake Tahoe region above 7,000 feet.

The warning will be in effect from 7 p.m. Wednesday to 7 a.m. Thursday. According to the weather service, winds could be as strong as 100 mph on ridge tops.

Heavy snow accumulation of 2 to 5 feet is possible above 7,000 feet during that time.

Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around the Lake Tahoe Basin and beyond make the Tahoe Tribune's work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Your donation will help us continue to cover COVID-19 and our other vital local news.

Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User