Prepare for the next round of snow arriving Saturday – where to put it?
Keep the snow shovels handy – another winter storm arrives Saturday into Monday. See graphs below for predicted snow amounts.
The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning for Eastern Plumas and Sierra counties from 10 a.m. Saturday through 4 a.m. Monday. Heavy snow is expected with winds gusting as high as 50 mph. Travel is expected to be very difficult to impossible. Additionally, this snow is falling on top of what is already in place, which could create structural issues, fire hydrant access problems and delayed responses from emergency personnel.
In Western Plumas County, including Chester and Quincy its forecast, the National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning from 10 a.m. Saturday through 10 a.m. Monday. Heavy snow accumulations of 1 to 5 feet are expected above 3,000 feet with wind gusts up to 55 mph. Travel will be difficult to impossible and with the threat of downed trees, power outages are possible.
Latest road conditions can be found here or by calling 1-800-427-7623.