Tioga Pass has closed due to a winter storm that is making it’s way through Northern California brining rain and snow.
It’s the news nobody wanted to hear, it’s going to be a dry, dry summer.
More rain and snow is forecast for later this week and we couldn’t be happier! Last year California experienced an abnormally dry year. This year is almost the polar opposite (pun intended) according to Department of Water Resources survey teams who made their first water content report of the year this week.
It may be winter in the Sierra and the passes may be closed but don’t let that spoil your holiday weekend. Weather over the holiday is expected to be very nice with highs in the upper-50′s to low-60′s (f) with overnight lows around 30 degrees (f). The forecast calls for sun and some clouds but [...]
If you’re heading up to the park this weekend bring a warm jacket and your snow tires. There’s a good chance Yosemite Valley will be white by Monday.
Forecasters at the US Climate Prediction Centre (CPC) are citing warming ocean temperatures as a signal that El Nino could strike as early as the third quarter of 2012, raising prospects of wreaking weather havoc from North and South America to Asia.
If you’re heading up to the park this weekend bring some warm clothes and a rain jacket. It’s going to be cold and could get wet as cool air mass passes through Central California bringing unseasonably cool temperatures and a chance of thunderstorms with rain, hail, lightning and, as usual in the Sierra, maybe even [...]
Thinking about heading up to the park this weekend? Go for it! It’s going to be beautiful and there’s lots to see and do.