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Today’s Sierra Snowpack Survey ‘Pretty Grim’

The California Department of Water Resources says it carried out the winter’s third survey of the Sierra Nevada’s snowpack and things looked “pretty grim”.

03/03/2015

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Significant Amount Of Rain Coming This Week

We’re expecting to see some significant rain this weekend. Even though we will see a mix of clouds and sunshine today, no wet weather will reach our region. The weather will be quiet between now […]

02/03/2015

File of state surveyors measuring snow depth in the Sierra. (Credit: CBS13)

California Snow Survey Being Conducted Tuesday

The state Department of Water Resources is slated to do the winter’s first manual measurement of the snowpack in the Sierra Nevada.

12/30/2014

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Wave Of Rain Bringing Rain To Valley Perimeter, Foothills And Snow In Sierra

A winter weather advisory continues until 10 tonight in the Sierra where the highest elevations could see 10 inches of snow.

12/19/2014

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Rain Arriving In Sacramento Valley Just In Time For Friday Morning Commute

We’re looking forward to a wet early commute on Friday , and then we’ll dry out the rest of the day.

12/18/2014

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Skiers Rejoice As Storm Drops Early Christmas Present On Sierra Slopes

After the last couple of drought-plagued winters, the 20 inches that fell during Thursday’s storm was heaven for snowboarders like Dave Turner.

12/12/2014

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Strong Storm Pounds Sacramento Region, Sierra, Sets Sights On Northern San Joaquin Valley

Drivers heading into the Sierra faced near whiteout conditions, leaving some drivers like Octavio Sida marooned on the side of Interstate 80 after his chains broke.

12/11/2014

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Sierra Snow Catches At Least One Driver Offguard

The storm left Mike Meyer stuck waiting on a tow truck. The Arizona native hadn’t seen snow until Thursday. He nearly spun out his Mustang GT as he drove the Sierra roads without chains.

12/11/2014

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Caltrans Fleet Ready To Move Tons Of Snow From Looming Storm

Caltrans trucks are ready to roll in the Sierra as the threat of a storm sparks the first blizzard warnings in the region since January 2008.

12/10/2014

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Powerful Storm Expected To Hit Drought-Stricken California On Tuesday

California is bracing for the arrival of a new, more powerful Pacific storm following a weekend of scattered rain, showers and snow.

12/01/2014

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Whether Rain Or Snow, Area Welcomes Wet Weather

The winter weather is officially here.

11/29/2014

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Friday Will Remain Cold And Wet As Round 3 Of Rain Arrives

Round three of rain arrives this evening. Some showers are possible on the northern end of the valley beginning after 4 p.m,, spreading area-wide around 10 p.m. Rain overnight continues into Saturday morning with some scattered showers possible through Saturday night.

11/21/2014

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