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May 22, 2018

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Lake Tahoe records greatest March snow recovery in 27 years
Lake Tahoe records greatest March snow recovery in 27 years
Tuesday, April 3, 2018
Officials say Lake Tahoe is holding enough water to supply Reno for as many as three years. The Reno Gazette-Journal reports Reno Chief Deputy Water Master Dave Wathen said Monday Lake Tahoe is within about a foot of its ...
Photo: In this Feb. 1, 2018, photo, Frank Gehrke, right,
Study: Snowpack has declined dramatically across U.S. West
Friday, March 2, 2018
Scientists in Oregon and California have found dramatically declining snowpack across the American West over the past six decades, according to a study published today. The study led by scientists from Oregon State University and the University of California, Los Angeles found drops in snow measurements at ...
Snowboarder found dead in blizzard at Lake Tahoe ski resort
Snowboarder found dead in blizzard at Lake Tahoe ski resort
Friday, March 2, 2018
A snowboarder was found dead today at a Lake Tahoe ski resort after a blizzard packing winds gusting to nearly 150 mph over the ridge tops dumped 3 feet of snow in the ...
Blizzard warning for Tahoe with 5 feet of snow possible
Blizzard warning for Tahoe with 5 feet of snow possible
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
The National Weather Service has issued a series of winter storm warnings and advisories across most of northern Nevada the next three days as the biggest storm of ...
Snow falling in the mountains, rain in the valley
Snow falling in the mountains, rain in the valley
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Snow was falling on Mount Charleston while it rained in the Las Vegas Valley this afternoon. The snow was expected to continue through the night, with several ...
Snow falling as cold front pushes through valley
Snow falling as cold front pushes through valley
Friday, February 23, 2018
A cold front moving through the region is bringing snow flurries to the Las Vegas Valley, according to the National Weather Service. No accumulations were reported in the valley, but ...
Las Vegas ties record high temperature of 78 degrees
Las Vegas ties record high temperature of 78 degrees
Friday, February 9, 2018
Today’s high temperature of 78 degrees tied a 3-year-old record for this date in Las Vegas, the National Weather Service reported. This weekend’s forecast calls a high of 76 on Saturday, but cooler temperatures and ...
People rescued from floodwaters, flights canceled as rain soaks valley
People rescued from floodwaters, flights canceled as rain soaks valley
Tuesday, January 9, 2018
Firefighters rescued people from flood channels and flights at the Las Vegas airport were delayed or canceled today as more than an inch of rain fell across the valley and ...
Hydrologists: Sierra Nevada snow below last winter's levels
Friday, December 29, 2017
Snowpack levels in the Sierra Nevada are far below last year's record breaking snowfall but hydrologists say there's time for that to turn around. The Nevada Natural Resources Conservation Service says snow survey results show ...
Air quality advisory issued amid 'stagnant' weather
Wednesday, December 27, 2017
Officials have issued an air quality advisory that warns sensitive people about soot and dust particles trapped by "stagnant" weather conditions in the Las Vegas valley. The Clark County Department of Air Quality said the ...
Temperatures could reach 60 degrees in Las Vegas on Christmas
Monday, December 25, 2017
The Las Vegas Valley will have to wait at least another year for a “White Christmas.” But that doesn’t mean ...
Strong winds today; cooler temperatures tomorrow
Wednesday, December 20, 2017
Strong winds pummeling the Las Vegas Valley today will usher in cooler weather, according to the National Weather Service. The gusts will continue throughout the night, with a small chance of ...
Snow slows or shuts down much of normally sunny Deep South
Saturday, December 9, 2017
Forecasters warned that moisture on the roadways could freeze and cause black ice to form. The National Weather Service said that while snow flurries would end by midday in areas including metro Atlanta, temperatures at or below freezing could …
Parts of valley could see freezing temperatures overnight
Parts of valley could see freezing temperatures overnight
Monday, December 4, 2017
The National Weather Service has issued an overnight freeze warning for the Las Vegas Valley, with temperatures expected to dip as low as ...
Mount Charleston gets dusting of snow; wind lashes valley
Monday, November 27, 2017
Mount Charleston got a dusting of snow this afternoon, as windy, cooler weather moved into the Las Vegas Valley, according to the National Weather Service of Southern Nevada. It snowed for about ...