DONNER SKI RANCH



  • Snowpack
  • 69.0"
  • Snowpack levels are currently 14% above the seasonal average of 61". The highest snowpack in recent years was in 2019, when snowpack depth was observed at 133.0 inches.
  • New Snowfall
  • Past 24 hours
  • 0"
  • -2.0" of snowmelt over the past 24 hours has receeded the total snowpack to 69.0" and a snow water equivalent (SWE) of 26.6".

  • Air Temp
  • 38°
  • It doesn't look like there's any substantial snow forecasted this week with air temperatures ranging between 34° - 48° over the next 5 days.

Snow Forecast

  • Next 5 Days
  • 0"
  • Today, Sunny, with a high near 38. North northeast wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
  • Source: CAIC

Nearby Snow Forecasts

Hourly snow forecasts for ski areas in the region

Outdoor Recreation

Campground Campsites Reservations Toilets Showers Elevation
Lewis 40 5,280 ft
Goose Meadow 24 5,970 ft
Silver Creek-Truckee 27 6,041 ft
French Meadows 75 5,330 ft
Independence Lake 20 6,957 ft
Ahart 12 5,341 ft
Hell Hole 10 5,167 ft
Lower Little Truckee 15 6,141 ft
Upper Little Truckee 26 6,187 ft
Donner Memorial State Park 54 5,951 ft
Cold Creek 11 5,702 ft
Ski Area Snowpack Air Temperature 5 Day Forecast
Boreal Mountain Resort 69" 38° 0"
Squaw Valley 57" 35° 0"
Northstar 40" 40° 0"
Homewood Mountain Resort 70" 36° 0"
Tahoe Donner 69" 38° 0"
Granlibakken Ski Resort 70" 36° 0"
Sugar Bowl Resort 40" 40° 0"
Donner Ski Ranch 69" 38° 0"
Sierra at Tahoe 65" 37° 0"
Alpine Meadows Ski Area 70" 36° 0"
Soda Springs 69" 38° 0"
River Run Streamflow Length Class
Royal Gorge (Soda Springs to Tadpole Creek) 260.0cfs 25.0 Mi V to V+
Generation and Giant Gaps (Tadpole to Colfax-Iowa Hill Road) 408.0cfs 26.8 Mi IV to IV+
Tahoe City to River Ranch 94.1cfs None Mi I

Area Hydrology

Gauge Streamflow Stage
Kings Canyon Creek Near Carson City
USGS 10311100
0 cfs 3.3 ft
Logan House Ck Nr Glenbrook
USGS 10336740
0 cfs 4.1 ft
East Fork Carson River Near Gardnerville
USGS 10309000
85 cfs 9.4 ft
E F Carson R Bl Markleeville C Nr Markleevilleca
USGS 10308200
73 cfs 2.8 ft
N Yuba R Bl Goodyears Bar Ca
USGS 11413000
286 cfs 2.6 ft
Trout C Nr Tahoe Valley Ca
USGS 10336780
12 cfs 5.2 ft
Truckee R A Boca Bridge Nr Truckee Ca
USGS 10344505
260 cfs 5.9 ft
Ash Canyon Ck Nr Carson City
USGS 10311200
2 cfs 4.2 ft
Truckee R Nr Truckee Ca
USGS 10338000
94 cfs 1.7 ft
Eagle Valley Creek At Carson City
USGS 10311300
3 cfs 4.6 ft
Donner C A Donner Lk Nr Truckee Ca
USGS 10338500
12 cfs 3.1 ft
Steamboat Ck At Short Ln At Reno
USGS 10349849
20 cfs 0.0 ft
Spanish C Ab Blackhawk C At Keddie Ca
USGS 11402000
103 cfs 2.0 ft
Pilot C Bl Mutton Canyon Nr Georgetown Ca
USGS 11433040
2 cfs 3.0 ft
Truckee R A Farad Ca
USGS 10346000
295 cfs 3.5 ft
Spanish C A Quincy Ca
USGS 11401920
58 cfs 5.1 ft
Independence C Nr Truckee Ca
USGS 10343000
3 cfs 2.3 ft
Dog Creek At Verdi
USGS 10347310
2 cfs 2.7 ft
Little Truckee R Ab Boca Res Nr Truckee Ca
USGS 10344400
92 cfs 1.1 ft
Steamboat C At Steamboat
USGS 10349300
8 cfs 0.8 ft
N Truckee Drain At Spanish Springs Rd Nr Sparks Nv
USGS 10348245
1 cfs 1.6 ft
Carson River At Deer Run Road Near Carson City
USGS 10311400
94 cfs 4.2 ft
Daggett Creek Near Genoa
USGS 10310400
2 cfs 0.8 ft
Blackwood C Nr Tahoe City Ca
USGS 10336660
3 cfs 7.9 ft
Upper Truckee R At Hwy 50 Above Meyers Ca
USGS 103366092
5 cfs 5.8 ft
Little Truckee R Bl Boca Dam Nr Truckee Ca
USGS 10344500
96 cfs 1.8 ft
Galena C At Galena C State Park
USGS 10348850
4 cfs 10.9 ft
Truckee River Nr Mogul
USGS 10347460
180 cfs 5.4 ft
Eagle Rock Ck Nr Stateline
USGS 103367592
1 cfs 5.3 ft
Truckee R A Tahoe City Ca
USGS 10337500
76 cfs 2.4 ft
Up Truckee R A South Lake Tahoe Ca
USGS 10336610
13 cfs 3.3 ft
Clear Creek Near Carson City
USGS 10310500
4 cfs 1.3 ft
Incline Ck Nr Crystal Bay
USGS 10336700
4 cfs 1.6 ft
Truckee R At Reno
USGS 10348000
269 cfs 4.0 ft
Third Ck Nr Crystal Bay
USGS 10336698
3 cfs 1.8 ft
Edgewood Ck At Stateline
USGS 10336760
2 cfs 3.7 ft
General C Nr Meeks Bay Ca
USGS 10336645
2 cfs 0.9 ft
Hunter C Nr Reno
USGS 10347600
2 cfs 7.1 ft
Pilot C Ab Stumpy Meadows Res Ca
USGS 11431800
3 cfs 4.1 ft
Franktown C Nr Carson City
USGS 10348460
2 cfs 4.0 ft
Donner C At Hwy 89 Nr Truckee Ca
USGS 10338700
17 cfs 2.7 ft
Sagehen C Nr Truckee Ca
USGS 10343500
3 cfs 1.6 ft
Steamboat C At Cleanwater Way Nr Reno
USGS 10349980
30 cfs 4.4 ft
Truckee R Nr Sparks
USGS 10348200
247 cfs 5.2 ft
West Fork Carson River At Woodfords
USGS 10310000
19 cfs 9.8 ft
Prosser C Bl Prosser C Dam Nr Truckee Ca
USGS 10340500
14 cfs 1.2 ft
Truckee R At Vista
USGS 10350000
315 cfs 3.9 ft
Carson River Near Carson City
USGS 10311000
122 cfs 2.3 ft
Truckee R Bl Martis C Nr Truckee Ca
USGS 10339410
139 cfs 3.8 ft
Upper Truckee R At S Upper Truckee Rd Nr Meyers Ca
USGS 10336580
4 cfs 5.1 ft
Ward C At Hwy 89 Nr Tahoe Pines Ca
USGS 10336676
2 cfs 5.2 ft
Incline Ck Abv Tyrol Village Nr Incline Village Nv
USGS 103366993
7 cfs 3.1 ft
Little Truckee R Bl Div Dam Nr Sierraville Ca
USGS 10341950
3 cfs 1.0 ft
Glenbrook Ck At Glenbrook
USGS 10336730
0 cfs 1.8 ft
N Truckee Drain At Kleppe Ln Nr Sparks
USGS 10348300
108 cfs 4.5 ft
Snotel Site Snowpack 24hr Change
Fallen Leaf
SNOTEL 473
17" 0"
Big Meadow
SNOTEL 340
41" -1"
Horse Meadow
SNOTEL 1050
44" -1"
Independence Creek
SNOTEL 540
26" 0"
soda springs 1.5 ssw, ca
SNOTEL CA-PC-1
58.85" -2.12"
Echo Peak
SNOTEL 463
65" -1"
Ward Creek #3
SNOTEL 848
70" -1"
Independence Lake
SNOTEL 541
69" -1"
blue canyon alert
SNOTEL BLUC1
29.31" -0.67"
Marlette Lake
SNOTEL 615
50" 0"
Hagan'S Meadow
SNOTEL 508
33" 0"
Tahoe City Cross
SNOTEL 809
23" -2"
Heavenly Valley
SNOTEL 518
44" -1"
Forestdale Creek
SNOTEL 1049
62" -1"
Rubicon #2
SNOTEL 724
46" -1"
Spratt Creek
SNOTEL 778
15" -1"
black springs
SNOTEL BLSC1
53.16" -0.72"
Css Lab
SNOTEL 428
69" -2"
dagget pass
SNOTEL DAGN2
18.99" -0.44"
tahoma .5 s, ca
SNOTEL CA-ED-9
27.3" -1.52"
Independence Camp
SNOTEL 539
44" 0"
Little Valley
SNOTEL 1242
14" 0"
alpine meadows-base
SNOTEL AMBC1
288" 0"
alpha
SNOTEL ALPHA_MADIS
162.2" 0"
Truckee #2
SNOTEL 834
40" 0"
Carson Pass
SNOTEL 1067
59" 0"
blue canyon
SNOTEL BLU
28" -2"
Squaw Valley G.C.
SNOTEL 784
57" -1"
Mt Rose Ski Area
SNOTEL 652
71" 0"
Blue Lakes
SNOTEL 356
53" -1"
boca
SNOTEL BOCC1
6.99" -1.08"
bloods creek
SNOTEL BLCC1
59.85" -0.66"
Burnside Lake
SNOTEL 1051
48" -1"
Ebbetts Pass
SNOTEL 462
65" -1"

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