TAHOE DONNER




Lake Wind Advisory currently in effect for Tahoe Donner. * WHAT...West winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph expected. Waves 2 to 4 feet. * WHERE...Greater Lake Tahoe Area. * WHEN...Until 8 PM PDT this evening. * IMPACTS...Small boats, kayaks and paddle boards will be prone to capsizing and should remain off lake waters until conditions improve.
  • Snowpack
  • 24.0"
  • 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".
  • New Snowfall
  • Past 24 hours
  • 0"
  • 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, Tahoe Donner air temperatures were recorded at 38.0° at last check.

  • Air Temp
  • 64°
  • It doesn't look like there's any substantial snow forecasted this week with air temperatures ranging between 51° - 67° over the next 5 days.

Seasonal Comparison

Compare snowpack levels this season from past seasons
Current Average Max Min
24.0" (-119%) 21" 116.0" (2010) -4.0" (2020)

Snow Forecast

Snow and weather outlook 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.

Nearby Ski Areas

Upcoming snow forecasts for ski areas in the region

Outdoor Recreation

Popular outdoor recreation hotspots
Campground Campsites Reservations Toilets Showers Elevation
LOGGER 252 5,979 ft
KASPIAN 9 6,276 ft
AHART 12 5,341 ft
WILLIAM KENT 95 6,337 ft
LAKE FOREST 20 6,260 ft
INDEPENDENCE LAKE 20 6,957 ft
LOWER LITTLE TRUCKEE 15 6,141 ft
DONNER MEMORIAL STATE PARK 54 5,951 ft
UPPER LITTLE TRUCKEE 26 6,187 ft
SILVER CREEK-TRUCKEE 27 6,041 ft
ALPINE MEADOWS None 5,834 ft
GOOSE MEADOW 24 5,970 ft
COLD CREEK 11 5,702 ft
PROSSER 29 5,805 ft
TAHOE STATE REC AREA 27 6,262 ft
Ski Area Snowpack Air Temperature 5 Day Forecast
HOMEWOOD MOUNTAIN RESORT 27" 61° 0"
SODA SPRINGS 24" 64° 0"
BOREAL MOUNTAIN RESORT 24" 64° 0"
DONNER SKI RANCH 24" 64° 0"
SIERRA AT TAHOE 30" 61° 0"
SQUAW VALLEY 33" 61° 0"
GRANLIBAKKEN SKI RESORT 27" 61° 0"
TAHOE DONNER 24" 64° 0"
ALPINE MEADOWS SKI AREA 27" 61° 0"
DIAMOND PEAK -1" 71° 0"
NORTHSTAR 4" 70° 0"
SUGAR BOWL RESORT 4" 70° 0"
River Run Streamflow Length Class
ROYAL GORGE (SODA SPRINGS TO TADPOLE CREEK) 817.0cfs 25.0 Mi V to V+
GENERATION AND GIANT GAPS (TADPOLE TO COLFAX-IOWA HILL ROAD) 1390.0cfs 26.8 Mi IV to IV+
TAHOE CITY TO RIVER RANCH 323.0cfs None Mi I

Area Hydrology

Compare snow and flow conditions for the watershed
Gauge Streamflow Stage
UP TRUCKEE R A SOUTH LAKE TAHOE CA
USGS 10336610
292 cfs 6.2 ft
TRUCKEE R A BOCA BRIDGE NR TRUCKEE CA
USGS 10344505
1,040 cfs 7.3 ft
WARD C AT HWY 89 NR TAHOE PINES CA
USGS 10336676
98 cfs 6.3 ft
LEVIATHAN C CHANNEL UNDERDRAIN NR MARKLEEVILLE CA
USGS 103087885
0 cfs 0.2 ft
E F CARSON R BL MARKLEEVILLE C NR MARKLEEVILLECA
USGS 10308200
1,010 cfs 4.5 ft
HUNTER C NR RENO
USGS 10347600
14 cfs 7.4 ft
CARSON RIVER NEAR CARSON CITY
USGS 10311000
601 cfs 3.3 ft
BRYANT C BL MOUNTAINEER C NR MARKLEEVILLE CA
USGS 10308794
2 cfs 4.0 ft
ASPEN C OVERBURDEN SEEP NR MARKLEEVILLE CA
USGS 103087892
0 cfs 0.1 ft
GENERAL C NR MEEKS BAY CA
USGS 10336645
81 cfs 2.0 ft
LOGAN HOUSE CK NR GLENBROOK
USGS 10336740
0 cfs 4.1 ft
TRUCKEE R NR SPARKS
USGS 10348200
797 cfs 6.3 ft
TRUCKEE R AT RENO
USGS 10348000
882 cfs 5.5 ft
DOG CREEK AT VERDI
USGS 10347310
2 cfs 2.5 ft
LITTLE TRUCKEE R AB BOCA RES NR TRUCKEE CA
USGS 10344400
204 cfs 1.3 ft
KINGS CANYON CREEK NEAR CARSON CITY
USGS 10311100
0 cfs 3.5 ft
4L C NR MARKLEEVILLE CA
USGS 103087889
0 cfs 4.9 ft
DAGGETT CREEK NEAR GENOA
USGS 10310400
2 cfs 0.8 ft
BRYANT C NR GARDNERVILLE
USGS 10308800
7 cfs 5.4 ft
STEAMBOAT CK AT SHORT LN AT RENO
USGS 10349849
41 cfs 0.8 ft
GALENA C AT GALENA C STATE PARK
USGS 10348850
17 cfs 11.2 ft
ASH CANYON CK NR CARSON CITY
USGS 10311200
3 cfs 4.0 ft
EAGLE ROCK CK NR STATELINE
USGS 103367592
1 cfs 5.3 ft
EDGEWOOD CK AT STATELINE
USGS 10336760
2 cfs 3.7 ft
THIRD CK NR CRYSTAL BAY
USGS 10336698
17 cfs 2.4 ft
PROSSER C BL PROSSER C DAM NR TRUCKEE CA
USGS 10340500
91 cfs 1.9 ft
LEVIATHAN C AB MINE NR MARKLEEVILLE CA
USGS 10308783
0 cfs 3.3 ft
LITTLE TRUCKEE R BL DIV DAM NR SIERRAVILLE CA
USGS 10341950
3 cfs 1.0 ft
TRUCKEE R NR TRUCKEE CA
USGS 10338000
574 cfs 2.8 ft
LEVIATHAN MINE ADIT DRAIN NR MARKLEEVILLE CA
USGS 10308784
0 cfs 9.7 ft
TRUCKEE RIVER NR MOGUL
USGS 10347460
973 cfs 6.8 ft
FRANKTOWN C NR CARSON CITY
USGS 10348460
4 cfs 4.1 ft
INCLINE CK NR CRYSTAL BAY
USGS 10336700
9 cfs 1.8 ft
PILOT C AB STUMPY MEADOWS RES CA
USGS 11431800
3 cfs 4.1 ft
TRUCKEE R BL MARTIS C NR TRUCKEE CA
USGS 10339410
921 cfs 5.1 ft
TRUCKEE R A TAHOE CITY CA
USGS 10337500
234 cfs 3.5 ft
INCLINE CK ABV TYROL VILLAGE NR INCLINE VILLAGE NV
USGS 103366993
7 cfs 3.1 ft
UPPER TRUCKEE R AT S UPPER TRUCKEE RD NR MEYERS CA
USGS 10336580
4 cfs 5.1 ft
STEAMBOAT C AT CLEANWATER WAY NR RENO
USGS 10349980
51 cfs 4.8 ft
CARSON RIVER AT DEER RUN ROAD NEAR CARSON CITY
USGS 10311400
626 cfs 6.0 ft
STEAMBOAT C AT STEAMBOAT
USGS 10349300
13 cfs 1.0 ft
EAGLE VALLEY CREEK AT CARSON CITY
USGS 10311300
2 cfs 4.5 ft
WEST FORK CARSON RIVER AT WOODFORDS
USGS 10310000
228 cfs 11.4 ft
LEVIATHAN C AB ASPEN C NR MARKLEEVILLE CA
USGS 10308789
1 cfs 4.6 ft
CLEAR CREEK NEAR CARSON CITY
USGS 10310500
3 cfs 1.2 ft
BLACKWOOD C NR TAHOE CITY CA
USGS 10336660
162 cfs 9.7 ft
GLENBROOK CK AT GLENBROOK
USGS 10336730
2 cfs 1.8 ft
LITTLE TRUCKEE R BL BOCA DAM NR TRUCKEE CA
USGS 10344500
6 cfs 0.6 ft
N TRUCKEE DRAIN AT SPANISH SPRINGS RD NR SPARKS NV
USGS 10348245
2 cfs 1.8 ft
ASPEN C ABV LEVIATHAN MINE NR MARKLEEVILLE CA
USGS 103087891
0 cfs 0.3 ft
DONNER C A DONNER LK NR TRUCKEE CA
USGS 10338500
99 cfs 3.7 ft
PILOT C BL MUTTON CANYON NR GEORGETOWN CA
USGS 11433040
2 cfs 3.0 ft
TRUCKEE R AT VISTA
USGS 10350000
855 cfs 5.2 ft
N TRUCKEE DRAIN AT KLEPPE LN NR SPARKS
USGS 10348300
108 cfs 4.5 ft
TROUT C NR TAHOE VALLEY CA
USGS 10336780
47 cfs 5.9 ft
DONNER C AT HWY 89 NR TRUCKEE CA
USGS 10338700
288 cfs 4.4 ft
TRUCKEE R A FARAD CA
USGS 10346000
1,230 cfs 5.1 ft
EAST FORK CARSON RIVER NEAR GARDNERVILLE
USGS 10309000
1,040 cfs 10.9 ft
INDEPENDENCE C NR TRUCKEE CA
USGS 10343000
5 cfs 2.4 ft
UPPER TRUCKEE R AT HWY 50 ABOVE MEYERS CA
USGS 103366092
271 cfs 6.4 ft
SAGEHEN C NR TRUCKEE CA
USGS 10343500
20 cfs 2.2 ft
Snotel Site Snowpack 24hr Change
BULL FLAT RAWS
SNOTEL BUFC1
0.4" 0.3"
BLOODS CREEK
SNOTEL BLCC1
0.32" -0.13"
BLACK SPRINGS
SNOTEL BLSC1
0.65" 0.11"

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