National Weather Service

Storm’s a-brewin’

This weekend’s storm is forecast to drench the foothills, while more snowfall in the Sierra will add to a record-breaking season. The winter storm watch put in effect by the Nati ...

Weekend series of storms brings low snow, crashes, spinouts

A strong storm brought heavy rain to Auburn and snow to higher elevations of the foothills Saturday night. At 10 p.m. Saturday, the California Highway Patrol website was reportin ...

Fall storm is a soaker for foothills

The first major storm of fall brought slick roads, numerous fender-benders and spinouts, isolated flooding, a few power outages — and lots of rain. A gauge at Auburn’s Regional ...

Storm causes multiple accidents, closes I-80

A series of vehicle accidents along Interstate 80 in the Sierra killed one person, sent another to the hospital and closed the highway for a couple of hours Sunday. “There were ...

More travelers taking to the roads for holiday weekend

The recent storm that dropped more than a foot of snow was perfect timing for Sierra ski resorts preparing to welcome visitors over the Thanksgiving holiday. Northstar at Tahoe ...

Strong weekend storm expected

A strong storm moving through Friday into Saturday could drop more than a foot of snow at the highest elevations of the Sierra. Snow levels will start at about 5,000 to 6,000 feet ...

Forecast to rain out sunny days

The sunny skies Auburn residents enjoyed Monday are supposed to be clouded over by Tuesday afternoon. For the remainder of the week and into the weekend, the foothills area is ex ...

More rain, snow on track for region this week

A series of storms that brought more than 2 inches of rain to Auburn over the past week will drop another 2 1/2 to 3 inches through Thursday, according to the National Weather Serv ...

Weather system bringing more wind, rain, snow

A large, slow-moving storm that brought wind and rain to the foothills and plenty of snow to the Sierra over the weekend will continue to impact the region through Tuesday. “It ...

Celebrating the storm

When asked why Rogelio Nichols and his family made the drive from their Sacramento home to the foothills to trounce around in easy-to-sink-in snow, Nichols had an easy response. ...