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Rain today through Saturday; dry weather returns Sunday

December 13, 2019

KEY POINTS Widespread precipitation today-Saturday Winter Weather Advisory above 6500 feet today then above 4000 feet Saturday night IMPACTS Mountain travel delays and chain controls Slick roads from Valley showers TIMING Today – Saturday Night...



Weather predictions for Nevada County: Dec. 11, 2019

December 11, 2019

KEY POINTS Light precipitation tonight into Thursday afternoon More widespread precipitation returns Friday-Saturday TIMING Tonight-Thursday Afternoon Precipitation moves into northern Sierra and in the Valley mainly north of I-80 tonight Mountain snow Rising snow levels...


Weather predictions for Nevada County: Dec. 6-8, 2019

December 6, 2019

KEY POINTS: Winter Storm Warning for high impact snowstorm this afternoon through the weekend Wind Advisory late tonight through Saturday afternoon Dry weather returns early next week TIMING: Today – Sunday Rain begins in coastal...


Weather predictions for Nevada County: Dec. 5, 2019

December 5, 2019

KEY POINTS Winter Storm Watch for high impact snowstorm Friday through the weekend Dry weather returns early next week TIMING Thursday Light scattered showers north of I-80 today Precipitation across the northern mountains and coastal...


Weather predictions for Nevada County: Dec. 4, 2019

December 4, 2019

KEY POINTS Winter Weather Advisory for accumulating Sierra snow at pass levels through this evening Winter Storm Watch for high impact snow storm Friday through the weekend Impacts Major mountain travel delays, chain controls and...


Weather for Nevada County: December 2, 2019

December 2, 2019

Key Points Winter Storm Warning for significant travel impacts today Another strong Pacific storm to impact the region Friday & Saturday Impacts Major mountain travel delays Low visibility due to a combination of wind &...


Weather predictions for Nevada County Nov. 29-Dec. 3, 2019

November 29, 2019

Key Points Winter Storm Warning for a high impact snowstorm Saturday through Monday Low snow levels to bring snow accumulations down into the foothills Saturday  Breezy winds possible for the southern Sacramento and northern San...



Thanksgiving weather: More snow, rain expected for Nevada County

November 27, 2019

Key Points: Winter Storm Warning continues through Thanksgiving night for high impact snowstorm Snow levels with accumulations down to the upper foothills and Shasta county  Afternoon thunderstorms, some with abundant and accumulating small hail Freezing...






VIDEO: State Sen. Brian Dahle addresses power shutoffs

October 30, 2019

State Sen. Brian Dahle, whose district includes Nevada County, spoke Wednesday at California Organics about the series of power shutoffs occurring in Northern California. He has asked Gov. Gavin Newsom to call for a special...



Sierra roadwork schedule: Oct. 27 to Nov. 2

October 27, 2019

This week State Route 49 (Placer County) from Elm Avenue/Fulweiler Avenue to Persimmon Terrace: Motorists can expect intermittent lane and shoulder closures from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. Sunday through Thursday for drainage work. State...



Sierra roadwork schedule (Oct. 20 – 26)

October 20, 2019

This week State Route 49 (Placer County) from Palm Avenue to Nevada Street: Motorists can expect intermittent lane and shoulder closures from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. Sunday through Thursday for electrical work and temporary...


Nevada County advisory for food facilities

October 13, 2019

From a release: An update from Nevada County Environmental Health for all food facilities: You are approved to go ahead and open if you were on a generator. You do not need to throw out...