Flash Flood Warning Issued For Eastern Douglas County Through 6 p.m. Wednesday

Staff & National Weather Service Reports · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The National Weather Service in Reno has issued a flash flood warning for Douglas County effective through 6 p.m. Wednesday evening. The...

National Weather Service Issues Fire Weather Watch For July 5

Staff Reports · 1 min read RENO, Nev. — The National Weather Service has issued a fire weather watch for Northern Nevada and the surrounding region effective Wednesday afternoon through Wednesday evening as thunderstorms and...

Flood Advisory Issued For Southern Douglas County, Northern Mono County, Southern Lyon County

Staff Reports · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The National Weather Service has issued a snowmelt flood advisory for southern Douglas County, northern Mono County and southern Lyon County effective through June 21. An...

National Weather Service Issues Flood Advisory For Carson Valley

Staff Reports · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev . — The National Weather Service has issued a flood advisory for Carson Valley and Alpine County effective through Thursday afternoon. Minor flooding impacts will begin in...

Though Not Imminent, Potential For Highway 395 Flooding Remains

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com  · 4 min read There is a possibility that the record-level snowpack still stored up in the Sierras, given a continued gradual snowmelt from moderate temperatures, could easily pass underneath...

Flood Advisory Remains In Effect Through Friday In Carson Valley

Staff Reports · 3 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Update 6 a.m., Monday — The main stem of the Carson River between Genoa and Carson City eased back from monitor stage Sunday evening as all points upstream continued...

Mottsville Lane Closed Due To Water Over The Roadway

Staff Reports · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Friday, 7 a.m. update — Increased snowmelt throughout the week at higher elevations has brought with it across-the-board rises on local streams, ditches and sloughs, as well...

Carson River Expected To Rise With Increased Snowmelt & Rain This Week

Staff Reports · 2 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Warmer temperatures this week will bring on increased snowmelt in the mountains, resulting in rises along all points of the Carson River. The river posted overnight...

Flood Watch Issued For Spring Storm This Weekend

Staff Reports · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The National Weather Service in Reno has issued a flood watch for Thursday night through Saturday morning for portions of California and Western Nevada, including Minden, Carson...

Continued Flooding Expected This Spring As Heavy Snowmelt Begins To Make Its Way To Carson Valley

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 6 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Signs of spring — from the sudden patches of green beginning to pop up to the extra hours of daylight afforded by Sunday’s time change...

East Fork Recedes Overnight, Main Stem Carson River Projected To Crest Below Flood Stage

Staff Reports · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — 10 a.m. update — The National Weather Service says that the heavy rain has ended, but many small streams continue to see high flows in the region and are out...

Inbound Series Of Storms To Bring Wind, Rain, More Potential Flooding To Carson Valley

Staff Reports · 2 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The National Weather Services forecasts a series of storms bound for Sierra and Western Nevada will begin to arrive tonight and last potentially through the middle...

Another ‘Dangerous’ Weather Pattern In Carson Valley Expected Later This Week

Courtesy of Douglas County Emergency Management · 2 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Douglas County, emergency officials continue to focus on assessment and recovery efforts as the flood waters subside. However, the region is expected...

Carson River Drops Below Flood Stage

 Staff Reports · 5 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The Carson River dropped below flood stage after midnight early Sunday morning. All lanes of Highway 395 re-opened Saturday afternoon. Centerville Road, Genoa Lane, Mottsville Lane and Muller Lane...

Flood Warning Expires In Carson Valley

Staff Reports · 3 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Tuesday, 6 p.m. update — Centerville Road between Highway 88 and Foothill Road was shut down Tuesday  afternoon due to water over the roadway. Douglas County also closed Nye...

All Douglas County Schools Cancelled Monday

Staff Reports · 3 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — 7 a.m. Monday update — The heaviest snow in Carson Valley fell Sunday evening, leaving several inches on the ground in the Ranchos. Douglas County School District...

Kingsbury Grade Reopens Following Friday Rock Slide; Heaviest Snow To Hit This Weekend

Staff Reports · 2 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — 2:30 p.m. Update — One lane of Kingsbury Grade was shut down Friday afternoon as Nevada Department of Transportation crews cleaned up a minor rock/mud slide. The...

Snow Expected To Continue Through Weekend (PHOTOS)

Staff Reports GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — An early morning snow storm Thursday dumped between 2-4 inches of snow around the Valley, causing a slower, slippery commute for motorists. As of 9 a.m., chains or snow...

Snow Falling In Carson Valley Thursday

Staff Reports · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — 2 p.m. update — Carson Valley, along with much of Northern Nevada, is under a Winter Weather Advisory from the National Weather Service through 10 p.m. Thursday evening. Reports of...

Flood Warning Issued for Carson River: Information, Tips And Preparedness Items

Staff Reports · 6 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The National Weather Service had issued a flood warning for the Carson River, effective Sunday through Monday. The warning was issued for the East Fork Carson River...