Wind Advisory currently in effect for Donner Ski Ranch. * WHAT...Areas of north/northeast winds 20 to 35 mph with gusts
to 50 mph. Gusts in northeast/southwest-oriented canyons/gaps
up to 60 mph.
* WHERE...Northeast Foothills, Western Plumas County and West
Slopes Sierra Nevada.
* WHEN...From 2 AM to 11 AM PDT Friday.
* IMPACTS...Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects.
Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may
result. Gusty winds could impact high profile vehicles.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...See detailed hazards grid for a more
detailed area of concern at wrh.noaa.gov/map/?wfo=sto.
Snowpack levels are currently 119% below the seasonal average of 21". The highest snowpack observed on this date in the past 11 years was in 2010, when snowpack depth was recorded at 116.0".
Past 24 hours
Snowpack levels remain unchanged since yesterday, with the mountain sitting at a 24.0" snowpack and a 10.3" snow water equivalent. Perched in california, Donner Ski Ranch air temperatures were recorded at 38.0° at last check.
It doesn't look like there's any substantial snow forecasted this week with air temperatures ranging between
over the next 5 days.
Ski Area Conditions
Recent snowpack levels, water content, and air temperature for the ski area
Today, Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 64. West wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 11 to 16 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.
Tomorrow, Sunny, with a high near 51. East northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.