• Snowpack
  • 15.0"
  • Snowpack levels are currently 100% below the seasonal average of 27". The highest snowpack observed on this date in the past 13 years was in 2010, when snowpack depth was recorded at 96.0".
  • New Snowfall
  • Past 24 hours
  • 0"
  • 2.0" of snowmelt over the past 24 hours has receeded the total snowpack to 15.0" and a snow water equivalent (SWE) of 7.7".

  • Air Temp
  • 68°
  • It doesn't look like there's any substantial snow forecasted this week with air temperatures ranging between 54° - 68° over the next 5 days.

Seasonal Comparison

Compare snowpack levels this season from past seasons
Current Average Max Min
15.0" (-100%) 27" 96.0" (2010) 0.0" (2014)

Snow Forecast

Snow and weather outlook for the ski area.
  • Today, Sunny, with a high near 68. East northeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm. Tomorrow, Sunny, with a high near 62. West wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

Nearby Ski Areas

Upcoming snow forecasts for ski areas in the region

Outdoor Recreation

Popular outdoor recreation hotspots
Campground Campsites Reservations Toilets Showers Elevation
CAMPGROUND BY THE LAKE 170 6,256 ft
MIDDLE CREEK/EXPANSION 35 8,106 ft
CAPLES LAKE 34 7,897 ft
CAMP SHELLEY None 6,256 ft
SILVER VALLEY 21 7,365 ft
SILVERTIP 23 7,545 ft
LOWER BLUE LAKE 16 8,116 ft
KIRKWOOD LAKE 12 7,674 ft
EL DORADO None 6,255 ft
UPPER BLUE LAKE DAM 25 8,162 ft
LODGEPOLE OVERFLOW 30 7,346 ft
SPICER MEADOW 43 6,649 ft
CAMP RICHARDSON COMPLEX 320 6,250 ft
LAKE ALPINE 25 7,351 ft
FALLEN LEAF 206 6,345 ft
EMERALD BAY STATE PARK 100 6,548 ft
BIG MEADOW 68 6,536 ft
STANISLAUS RIVER 25 6,204 ft
SILVER FORK 35 5,531 ft
BAYVIEW 13 6,819 ft
HOPE VALLEY 24 7,155 ft
UPPER BLUE LAKE 32 8,172 ft
PINE MARTEN 32 7,334 ft
Ski Area Snowpack Air Temperature 5 Day Forecast
KIRKWOOD 15" 68° 0"
DODGE RIDGE SKI AREA 26" 72° 0"
HOMEWOOD MOUNTAIN RESORT 27" 70° 0"
HEAVENLY SKI RESORT 12" 66° 0"
GRANLIBAKKEN SKI RESORT 27" 70° 0"
ALPINE MEADOWS SKI AREA 27" 70° 0"
DIAMOND PEAK -1" 77° 0"
SIERRA AT TAHOE 30" 69° 0"
BEAR VALLEY MOUNTAIN RESORT 24" 64° 0"
SQUAW VALLEY 33" 70° 0"
River Run Streamflow Length Class
TAHOE CITY TO RIVER RANCH 323.0cfs None Mi I
ROYAL GORGE (SODA SPRINGS TO TADPOLE CREEK) 817.0cfs 25.0 Mi V to V+

Area Hydrology

Compare snow and flow conditions for the watershed
Gauge Streamflow Stage
ASH CANYON CK NR CARSON CITY
USGS 10311200
3 cfs 4.0 ft
CHERRY C BL DION R HOLM PH
USGS 11278400
1,250 cfs 9.2 ft
W WALKER R NR COLEVILLE
USGS 10296500
744 cfs 4.8 ft
ELEANOR C NR HETCH HETCHY CA
USGS 11278000
225 cfs 12.1 ft
CHERRY C BL VALLEY DAM NR HETCH HETCHY CA
USGS 11277300
6 cfs 5.0 ft
TRUCKEE R A TAHOE CITY CA
USGS 10337500
232 cfs 3.5 ft
EAGLE ROCK CK NR STATELINE
USGS 103367592
1 cfs 5.3 ft
UP TRUCKEE R A SOUTH LAKE TAHOE CA
USGS 10336610
293 cfs 6.2 ft
EAGLE VALLEY CREEK AT CARSON CITY
USGS 10311300
3 cfs 4.6 ft
LK ELEANOR DIV TO CHERRY LAKE NR HETCH HETCHY CA
USGS 11277100
1 cfs ft
ASPEN C OVERBURDEN SEEP NR MARKLEEVILLE CA
USGS 103087892
0 cfs 0.1 ft
W WALKER R AT HOYE BRIDGE NR WELLINGTON
USGS 10297500
418 cfs 3.0 ft
LEVIATHAN C AB MINE NR MARKLEEVILLE CA
USGS 10308783
0 cfs 3.3 ft
4L C NR MARKLEEVILLE CA
USGS 103087889
0 cfs 4.9 ft
DONNER C A DONNER LK NR TRUCKEE CA
USGS 10338500
99 cfs 3.7 ft
INDEPENDENCE C NR TRUCKEE CA
USGS 10343000
5 cfs 2.5 ft
CHERRY C NR EARLY INTAKE CA
USGS 11278300
202 cfs 3.2 ft
TUOLUMNE R NR HETCH HETCHY CA
USGS 11276500
1,330 cfs 7.5 ft
LEVIATHAN C AB ASPEN C NR MARKLEEVILLE CA
USGS 10308789
1 cfs 4.6 ft
CARSON RIVER AT DEER RUN ROAD NEAR CARSON CITY
USGS 10311400
640 cfs 6.1 ft
PILOT C AB STUMPY MEADOWS RES CA
USGS 11431800
3 cfs 4.1 ft
BLACK C NR COPPEROPOLIS CA
USGS 11299600
0 cfs 2.1 ft
STEAMBOAT C AT STEAMBOAT
USGS 10349300
11 cfs 0.9 ft
TRUCKEE R BL MARTIS C NR TRUCKEE CA
USGS 10339410
836 cfs 5.0 ft
CARSON RIVER NEAR CARSON CITY
USGS 10311000
620 cfs 3.4 ft
BRYANT C BL MOUNTAINEER C NR MARKLEEVILLE CA
USGS 10308794
2 cfs 4.0 ft
LITTLE TRUCKEE R AB BOCA RES NR TRUCKEE CA
USGS 10344400
200 cfs 1.3 ft
ASPEN C ABV LEVIATHAN MINE NR MARKLEEVILLE CA
USGS 103087891
0 cfs 0.3 ft
EAST FORK CARSON RIVER NEAR GARDNERVILLE
USGS 10309000
969 cfs 10.8 ft
BRYANT C NR GARDNERVILLE
USGS 10308800
7 cfs 5.4 ft
CLEAR CREEK NEAR CARSON CITY
USGS 10310500
4 cfs 1.2 ft
WEST FORK CARSON RIVER AT WOODFORDS
USGS 10310000
219 cfs 11.4 ft
INCLINE CK NR CRYSTAL BAY
USGS 10336700
9 cfs 1.8 ft
PROSSER C BL PROSSER C DAM NR TRUCKEE CA
USGS 10340500
90 cfs 1.9 ft
KINGS CANYON CREEK NEAR CARSON CITY
USGS 10311100
0 cfs 3.4 ft
SAGEHEN C NR TRUCKEE CA
USGS 10343500
20 cfs 2.2 ft
TRUCKEE R A FARAD CA
USGS 10346000
1,130 cfs 4.9 ft
UPPER TRUCKEE R AT S UPPER TRUCKEE RD NR MEYERS CA
USGS 10336580
4 cfs 5.1 ft
TUOLUMNE R A GRAND CYN OF TUOLUMNE AB HETCH HETCHY
USGS 11274790
1,590 cfs 13.5 ft
PILOT C BL MUTTON CANYON NR GEORGETOWN CA
USGS 11433040
2 cfs 3.0 ft
WARD C AT HWY 89 NR TAHOE PINES CA
USGS 10336676
85 cfs 6.3 ft
E F CARSON R BL MARKLEEVILLE C NR MARKLEEVILLECA
USGS 10308200
929 cfs 4.4 ft
LITTLE TRUCKEE R BL BOCA DAM NR TRUCKEE CA
USGS 10344500
6 cfs 0.6 ft
EDGEWOOD CK AT STATELINE
USGS 10336760
2 cfs 3.7 ft
GLENBROOK CK AT GLENBROOK
USGS 10336730
1 cfs 1.7 ft
GALENA C AT GALENA C STATE PARK
USGS 10348850
16 cfs 11.2 ft
THIRD CK NR CRYSTAL BAY
USGS 10336698
17 cfs 2.4 ft
DAGGETT CREEK NEAR GENOA
USGS 10310400
2 cfs 0.8 ft
DONNER C AT HWY 89 NR TRUCKEE CA
USGS 10338700
260 cfs 4.3 ft
FRANKTOWN C NR CARSON CITY
USGS 10348460
4 cfs 4.1 ft
LEVIATHAN MINE ADIT DRAIN NR MARKLEEVILLE CA
USGS 10308784
0 cfs 9.7 ft
INCLINE CK ABV TYROL VILLAGE NR INCLINE VILLAGE NV
USGS 103366993
7 cfs 3.1 ft
W WALKER R BLW L WALKER R NR COLEVILLE
USGS 10296000
857 cfs 3.5 ft
TROUT C NR TAHOE VALLEY CA
USGS 10336780
46 cfs 5.9 ft
GENERAL C NR MEEKS BAY CA
USGS 10336645
68 cfs 1.9 ft
TRUCKEE R NR TRUCKEE CA
USGS 10338000
520 cfs 2.7 ft
BLACKWOOD C NR TAHOE CITY CA
USGS 10336660
132 cfs 9.6 ft
LEVIATHAN C CHANNEL UNDERDRAIN NR MARKLEEVILLE CA
USGS 103087885
0 cfs 0.2 ft
LOGAN HOUSE CK NR GLENBROOK
USGS 10336740
0 cfs 4.1 ft
TRUCKEE R A BOCA BRIDGE NR TRUCKEE CA
USGS 10344505
974 cfs 7.3 ft
UPPER TRUCKEE R AT HWY 50 ABOVE MEYERS CA
USGS 103366092
254 cfs 6.4 ft
CARSON RIVER AT DAYTON
USGS 10311700
408 cfs 16.8 ft
Snotel Site Snowpack 24hr Change
ALPINE MEADOWS-BASE
SNOTEL AMBC1
0.11" -3.27"
BLACK SPRINGS
SNOTEL BLSC1
0.54" -0.12"
BLOODS CREEK
SNOTEL BLCC1
0.45" 0.19"

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