Heavy Snow and Heavy Rain for Western U.S.

Posted by on Sunday, March 6, 2016

A series of low pressure systems will bring significant precipitation to the Western U.S. during the next few days. California and Nevada will will receive some beneficial rain and mountain snow, although isolated flash flooding is possible in portions of California.

Total snowfall amounts of 30 to 50 cm are possible in the Sierras -- with snowfall accumulations at the highest elevations possibly approaching 5 feet.

At the lower elevations, additional rainfall amounts of 25 to 75 mm are forecast from California northward into the Pacific Northwest.

The Team

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