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Lake Tahoe weather: Latest spring storm dumps more than 2 feet of snow

Ryan Slabaugh / Tahoe Daily TribuneSnow left many cars in the Lake Tahoe Basin covered in snow Sunday night and early Monday morning.
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TAHOE/TRUCKEE – It figures to be a great week of skiing and snowboarding at various local ski resorts, with the latest winter storm Sunday night and a week ahead of sunshine and mild temperatures.

Sunday’s spring storm dumped more than two feet of snow in some places in the region. Below is a listing of some ski resorts and snowfall totals the past 24 hours:

• Squaw Valley USA: 8-10 inches of new snow at lower mountain; 14-18 inches of new snow at upper mountain.

• Alpine Meadows: 20 inches of new snow at lower mountain; 31 inches of new snow at upper mountain.

• Heavenly Ski Area: 18-19 inches of new snow.

• Tahoe Donner Downhill Ski Area: 17-25 inches of new snow.

• Diamond Peak Ski Resort: 5 inches of new snow.

After a slight chance of snow Monday, sunny skies and mild temperatures, with highs in the lower 50s expected by Wednesday. Below is a full weather forecast from http://www.noaa.gov.

Extended forecast

Tonight: A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. West wind between 5 and 10 mph.

Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 40. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 26. East wind around 5 mph.

Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 50. East wind between 5 and 10 mph.

Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 35.

Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.

Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.

Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.

Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.

Saturday: A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42.

Saturday Night: A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.

Sunday: A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39.


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