Snow total update: Storm dumps over 7 feet of snow at Lake Tahoe ski resorts
February 5, 2019
A winter storm that has spanned more than three days had delivered over 6 feet of snow to Lake Tahoe ski resorts.
After reporting more than 4 feet of snow Monday morning, some resorts are reporting more than 3 feet of fresh powder in 24 hours.
Here are some snow totals from ski resorts on Lake Tahoe’s South Shore and the Inline Village area as of Tuesday morning:
- Kirkwood Mountain Resort reports 17 inches in 24 hours and 88 inches in 48 hours.
- Sierra-at-Tahoe reports a 24-hour total of 25 inches at its base and 36 inches at its summit, and a storm total of 61 inches at its base and 90 inches at its summit.
- Heavenly Mountain Resort reports 36 inches in 24 hours and a storm total of 75 inches.
- Diamond Peak Ski Resort reports 34 inches in 24 hours and a storm total of 65 inches.
- Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe reports a storm total of 37-41 inches of new snow.
A winter storm warning is set to expire at 4 p.m. Tuesday. An additional 2 to 5 inches of new snow is possible today.
The Tahoe Daily Tribune is a sister publication to the Sierra Sun.