Heavy Rain Brings Flash Flooding To Carson Valley Monday Afternoon

Staff Reports GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — UPDATE: 7 p.m. via Douglas County Emergency Management Heavy rains, hail and lightning moved through the county late Monday afternoon and caused some localized flooding in the Sheridan and Johnson...

Power Restored After Outage Affects Thousands in Gardnerville, Ranchos During Monday Evening Thunderstorm

GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Fire crews responded to a report of a lightning strike to a power pole near Main River Drive on the Dresslerville Colony of the Washoe Tribe shortly at 7:11 p.m. Monday...

Flash Flooding Causes Property Damage In East Valley & Ruhenstroth Area (PHOTOS)

Staff Reports GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — UPDATE 7 pm: Via Douglas County —Douglas County Emergency Management responded to Flash Flooding in the Ruhenstroth, Fish Springs, East Valley and Pine Nut areas Wednesday afternoon after receiving several...

Flash Flood Watch Issued For June 10

Courtesy of Douglas County, Nevada GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Watch for portions of Northern Nevada including Gardnerville, Minden and the surrounding area from Wednesday morning through...

Friday Storm Brings Rain, Thunder, Rainbows (PHOTOS)

Staff Reports GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Friday evening’s thunder and rain storm brought with it downpours around the Valley and one report of a tree fire off of Monitor Pass, which was extinguished within an...

Extended Carson Valley Weather Forecast: May 26-31

Staff Reports GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — After a 20 percent chance of isolated thunderstorms on Tuesday, the National Weather Service shows mostly sunny conditions for most of the week with highs ranging from 73 (Tuesday) all...

Rainy Friday Wraps Up Storm-Filled Week In Carson Valley (PHOTOS)

Staff Reports GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Friday brings with it another 80 percent chance of rain, though it is already pretty wet around the Valley. Look for a high of 60 degrees and calm winds...

Today’s View: May 14

Today’s View comes from Diana Hames, taken Wednesday afternoon as the latest storm rolled over the Valley. This storm is expected to bring rain and some thunder Thursday and Friday. If you have a...

NV Energy Logs 1,955 Man Hours In Carson Valley During Storm & Aftermath; 911 Dispatch Handles 502 Calls

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com [twitter-follow screen_name=’joeycrandall’ show_count=’yes’] “Typically when you have a high wind storm or an unusual event of that magnitude, everyone is engaged … What I mean by that is that it...

Big Bad Wolf Storm Of 2015 Photos

Staff Reports GARDNERVILLE, Nev., February 8, 2015 — A strong wind storm in Carson Valley Friday knocked out power to 12,300 NV Energy customers and caused heavy damage across the Valley. Gusts at one...

High Winds Cause Power Outages In And Around Douglas County (Photos)

Staff Reports [twitter-follow screen_name=’cvalleytimes’] Gardnerville, Nev., December 11, 2014 — Thursday’s winds caused power outages around Douglas County. Portions of Stateline lost power first, starting around 10 am. Portions of the Ranchos, downtown Gardnerville and Minden...

Power Restored After Hour-Plus Outage Affects At Least 2,000 NV Energy Customers In Douglas County

Staff Reports [twitter-follow screen_name=’cvalleytimes’] GARDNERVILLE, Nev., December 2, 2014 —  UPDATE 1:45 p.m.: NV Energy reports power has been restored to the customers affected  by an outage last an hour and 15 minutes. The...

It’s Snowing in Carson Valley: Dec. 2

Staff Reports [twitter-follow screen_name=’cvalleytimes’] GARDNERVILLE, Nev., December 2, 2014 — After an early-morning forecast of rain throughout Tuesday, it was fat snowflakes showing up on the Valley floor starting around 10 a.m. Reports of snow...

Fog Blankets Carson Valley Floor Monday Morning

Staff Reports [twitter-follow screen_name=’cvalleytimes’] GARDNERVILLE, Nev., December 1, 2014 — Thick fog blanketed the Valley floor Monday morning. The forecast for the day calls for partly sunny skies with a high of 53 degrees,...

Today’s Views: Nov. 13

Thursday’s early morning rain storm gave way to some spectacular rainbows over the Valley once the sun came up. If you have a photo you’d like to share with the CVT readership, feel free to...

Monday storm brings flooding, hail, rain, lightning

Monday storm brings flooding, hail, rain, lightning Staff Reports Fish Springs resident Roger Rusmisel sent in this video of the approaching flood waters Monday afternoon. Roger said the flooding, while milder and smaller than the...

Douglas County releases Fish Springs Flash Flood mapping

Douglas County releases Fish Springs Flash Flood mapping Staff Reports Douglas County has released a mapping tool from its Geographic Information Systems department that maps out the extent of last week’s flash flood in...

Saturday storm sparks fires in South County area

Saturday storm sparks fires in South Douglas County Staff Reports Crews have responded to several fires in the South County area Saturday afternoon as a thunderstorm moved in from the south. At 6:15 p.m.,...

Motorists can dial ‘511’ for traffic information in Nevada

Motorists can dial ‘511’ for traffic information in Nevada by Meg Ragonese. Nevada Department of Transportation Reminder: with the recent rainy weather and other weather alerts/conditions, the Nevada Department of Transportation is reminding motorists...