There is a Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 4:00 p.m. Thursday afternoon to 10:00 a.m. Friday above 7000 feet. Expect moderate to heavy snow with an additional snow accumulations of 8 to 16 inches expected above 7000 feet through Friday morning with localized areas up to 20 inches along the crest.
An extended dry period will likely come to an end this week when the Lake Tahoe region receives some sorely-needed rain and snow. The National Weather Service urges holiday travelers to plan for adverse road conditions starting Wednesday. Monday and Tuesday will be mostly sunny with high temperatures in the 50s
The 170-room Ritz-Carlton Lake Tahoe and an adjacent 3.4 acre parcel are being purchased by Braemar Hotels & Resorts, Inc for $120 million. The plot of vacant land will be used for a luxury residential townhome development. The acquisition is expected to close between December 12, 2018 and January 15, 2019.