• Snowpack
  • 4.0"
  • Snowpack levels are currently 100% below the seasonal average of 2". The highest snowpack observed on this date in the past 13 years was in 2010, when snowpack depth was recorded at 21.0".
  • New Snowfall
  • Past 24 hours
  • 0"
  • Snowpack levels remain unchanged since yesterday, with the mountain sitting at a 4.0" snowpack and a 0.6" snow water equivalent. Perched in california, Northstar air temperatures were recorded at 34.0° at last check.

  • Air Temp
  • 77°
  • It doesn't look like there's any substantial snow forecasted this week with air temperatures ranging between 60° - 77° over the next 5 days.

Seasonal Comparison

Compare snowpack levels this season from past seasons
Current Average Max Min
4.0" (-100%) 2" 21.0" (2010) -2.0" (2018)

Snow Forecast

Snow and weather outlook for the ski area.
  • Today, Sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon. Tomorrow, Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Light west wind increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.

Nearby Ski Areas

Upcoming snow forecasts for ski areas in the region

Outdoor Recreation

Popular outdoor recreation hotspots
Campground Campsites Reservations Toilets Showers Elevation
WILLIAM KENT 95 6,337 ft
BOCA SPRINGS 30 5,924 ft
KASPIAN 9 6,276 ft
SUGAR PINE POINT STATE PARK 175 6,465 ft
ALPINE MEADOWS None 5,834 ft
PROSSER 29 5,805 ft
DONNER MEMORIAL STATE PARK 54 5,951 ft
D.L. BLISS STATE PARK 170 6,872 ft
BOCA 20 5,637 ft
LOGGER 252 5,979 ft
TAHOE STATE REC AREA 27 6,262 ft
GOOSE MEADOW 24 5,970 ft
SILVER CREEK-TRUCKEE 27 6,041 ft
BOYINGTON MILL 13 5,644 ft
LAKE FOREST 20 6,260 ft
UPPER LITTLE TRUCKEE 26 6,187 ft
BOCA REST 29 5,617 ft
MEEKS BAY 40 6,225 ft
LOWER LITTLE TRUCKEE 15 6,141 ft
Ski Area Snowpack Air Temperature 5 Day Forecast
SODA SPRINGS 24" 73° 0"
NORTHSTAR 4" 77° 0"
HOMEWOOD MOUNTAIN RESORT 27" 70° 0"
BOREAL MOUNTAIN RESORT 24" 73° 0"
SUGAR BOWL RESORT 4" 77° 0"
DIAMOND PEAK -1" 77° 0"
TAHOE DONNER 24" 73° 0"
HEAVENLY SKI RESORT 12" 66° 0"
SQUAW VALLEY 33" 70° 0"
GRANLIBAKKEN SKI RESORT 27" 70° 0"
MT. ROSE SKI TAHOE 55" 68° 0"
SIERRA AT TAHOE 30" 69° 0"
ALPINE MEADOWS SKI AREA 27" 70° 0"
DONNER SKI RANCH 24" 73° 0"
River Run Streamflow Length Class
ROYAL GORGE (SODA SPRINGS TO TADPOLE CREEK) 817.0cfs 25.0 Mi V to V+
TAHOE CITY TO RIVER RANCH 323.0cfs None Mi I

Area Hydrology

Compare snow and flow conditions for the watershed
Gauge Streamflow Stage
BRYANT C BL MOUNTAINEER C NR MARKLEEVILLE CA
USGS 10308794
2 cfs 4.0 ft
LEVIATHAN C AB ASPEN C NR MARKLEEVILLE CA
USGS 10308789
1 cfs 4.6 ft
THIRD CK NR CRYSTAL BAY
USGS 10336698
17 cfs 2.4 ft
PILOT C BL MUTTON CANYON NR GEORGETOWN CA
USGS 11433040
2 cfs 3.0 ft
N TRUCKEE DRAIN AT KLEPPE LN NR SPARKS
USGS 10348300
108 cfs 4.5 ft
INCLINE CK NR CRYSTAL BAY
USGS 10336700
9 cfs 1.8 ft
LEVIATHAN C AB MINE NR MARKLEEVILLE CA
USGS 10308783
0 cfs 3.3 ft
ASH CANYON CK NR CARSON CITY
USGS 10311200
3 cfs 4.0 ft
GALENA C AT GALENA C STATE PARK
USGS 10348850
16 cfs 11.2 ft
TRUCKEE R AT RENO
USGS 10348000
831 cfs 5.4 ft
CARSON RIVER AT DAYTON
USGS 10311700
408 cfs 16.8 ft
BRYANT C NR GARDNERVILLE
USGS 10308800
7 cfs 5.4 ft
UP TRUCKEE R A SOUTH LAKE TAHOE CA
USGS 10336610
293 cfs 6.2 ft
FRANKTOWN C NR CARSON CITY
USGS 10348460
4 cfs 4.1 ft
TRUCKEE RIVER NR MOGUL
USGS 10347460
888 cfs 6.7 ft
EAGLE ROCK CK NR STATELINE
USGS 103367592
1 cfs 5.3 ft
INCLINE CK ABV TYROL VILLAGE NR INCLINE VILLAGE NV
USGS 103366993
7 cfs 3.1 ft
CARSON RIVER NEAR CARSON CITY
USGS 10311000
620 cfs 3.4 ft
EAGLE VALLEY CREEK AT CARSON CITY
USGS 10311300
3 cfs 4.6 ft
GLENBROOK CK AT GLENBROOK
USGS 10336730
1 cfs 1.7 ft
TRUCKEE R A FARAD CA
USGS 10346000
1,130 cfs 4.9 ft
TRUCKEE R AT VISTA
USGS 10350000
855 cfs 5.2 ft
INDEPENDENCE C NR TRUCKEE CA
USGS 10343000
5 cfs 2.5 ft
TRUCKEE R NR SPARKS
USGS 10348200
769 cfs 6.2 ft
LITTLE TRUCKEE R BL DIV DAM NR SIERRAVILLE CA
USGS 10341950
3 cfs 1.0 ft
4L C NR MARKLEEVILLE CA
USGS 103087889
0 cfs 4.9 ft
ASPEN C ABV LEVIATHAN MINE NR MARKLEEVILLE CA
USGS 103087891
0 cfs 0.3 ft
LEVIATHAN C CHANNEL UNDERDRAIN NR MARKLEEVILLE CA
USGS 103087885
0 cfs 0.2 ft
ASPEN C OVERBURDEN SEEP NR MARKLEEVILLE CA
USGS 103087892
0 cfs 0.1 ft
CARSON RIVER AT DEER RUN ROAD NEAR CARSON CITY
USGS 10311400
640 cfs 6.1 ft
DOG CREEK AT VERDI
USGS 10347310
2 cfs 2.5 ft
DAGGETT CREEK NEAR GENOA
USGS 10310400
2 cfs 0.8 ft
GENERAL C NR MEEKS BAY CA
USGS 10336645
68 cfs 1.9 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
LITTLE TRUCKEE R BL BOCA DAM NR TRUCKEE CA
USGS 10344500
6 cfs 0.6 ft
STEAMBOAT CK AT SHORT LN AT RENO
USGS 10349849
40 cfs 0.8 ft
WEST FORK CARSON RIVER AT WOODFORDS
USGS 10310000
219 cfs 11.4 ft
TRUCKEE R A TAHOE CITY CA
USGS 10337500
232 cfs 3.5 ft
STEAMBOAT C AT STEAMBOAT
USGS 10349300
11 cfs 0.9 ft
N TRUCKEE DRAIN AT SPANISH SPRINGS RD NR SPARKS NV
USGS 10348245
2 cfs 1.7 ft
TRUCKEE R BL MARTIS C NR TRUCKEE CA
USGS 10339410
836 cfs 5.0 ft
TROUT C NR TAHOE VALLEY CA
USGS 10336780
46 cfs 5.9 ft
EDGEWOOD CK AT STATELINE
USGS 10336760
2 cfs 3.7 ft
BLACKWOOD C NR TAHOE CITY CA
USGS 10336660
132 cfs 9.6 ft
PROSSER C BL PROSSER C DAM NR TRUCKEE CA
USGS 10340500
90 cfs 1.9 ft
TRUCKEE RIVER NR TRACY
USGS 10350340
918 cfs 8.0 ft
UPPER TRUCKEE R AT S UPPER TRUCKEE RD NR MEYERS CA
USGS 10336580
4 cfs 5.1 ft
SAGEHEN C NR TRUCKEE CA
USGS 10343500
20 cfs 2.2 ft
WARD C AT HWY 89 NR TAHOE PINES CA
USGS 10336676
85 cfs 6.3 ft
LEVIATHAN MINE ADIT DRAIN NR MARKLEEVILLE CA
USGS 10308784
0 cfs 9.7 ft
LITTLE TRUCKEE R AB BOCA RES NR TRUCKEE CA
USGS 10344400
200 cfs 1.3 ft
CLEAR CREEK NEAR CARSON CITY
USGS 10310500
4 cfs 1.2 ft
PILOT C AB STUMPY MEADOWS RES CA
USGS 11431800
3 cfs 4.1 ft
EAST FORK CARSON RIVER NEAR GARDNERVILLE
USGS 10309000
969 cfs 10.8 ft
HUNTER C NR RENO
USGS 10347600
13 cfs 7.3 ft
TRUCKEE R NR TRUCKEE CA
USGS 10338000
520 cfs 2.7 ft
DONNER C A DONNER LK NR TRUCKEE CA
USGS 10338500
99 cfs 3.7 ft
E F CARSON R BL MARKLEEVILLE C NR MARKLEEVILLECA
USGS 10308200
929 cfs 4.4 ft
KINGS CANYON CREEK NEAR CARSON CITY
USGS 10311100
0 cfs 3.4 ft
STEAMBOAT C AT CLEANWATER WAY NR RENO
USGS 10349980
48 cfs 4.8 ft
DONNER C AT HWY 89 NR TRUCKEE CA
USGS 10338700
260 cfs 4.3 ft
Snotel Site Snowpack 24hr Change
ALPINE MEADOWS-BASE
SNOTEL AMBC1
0.11" -3.27"
BLOODS CREEK
SNOTEL BLCC1
0.45" 0.19"
BLACK SPRINGS
SNOTEL BLSC1
0.54" -0.12"

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