Snow Day

1.14.2020 8:30am local (by: MC)

Blowing snow, strong winds, forecasted turbulence and LLWS, drifting snow on the runways.
RUNWAYS 11/29 AND 2/20 ARE CLOSED BY NOTAM UNTIL 10:30 LOCAL
Next update will be at 10:30.

1.9.2020 10:42am local (by: DVQ)

Currently snowing
All runways open but covered by about 1/4" dry snow
Hangars accessible
Check NOTAMS

1.8.2020 10:07am local (by: MC)

RUNWAY 11/29 :OPEN: 1/4" COMPACTED SNOW
RUNWAY 2/20 OPEN: FICON: 3/3/3 3/4" DRY SNOW
Check FICON NOTAMS as conditions are changing.

1.8.2020 7:58am local (by: MC)

Light, dry snow fell overnight, 1-1.25"
RUNWAYS 11/29 AND 2/20 ARE CLOSED FOR SNOW REMOVAL BY NOTAM
Anticipated opening is 1200 local. An update will be issued around 10:30.

12.23.2019 1:21pm local (by: DVQ)

All Runways Open
Hangars are accessible

12.23.2019 8:07am local (by: DVQ)

Plowing crews will begin working on runways soon and both Runways 11/29 & 2/20 will be closed
About 1" of snow on the ground so hangars are accessible
Check NOTAMS
Next update around Noon local

12.22.2019 1:04pm local (by: DVQ)

Conditions have improved and the sky is partly cloudy at the moment
FICON NOTAMS have been issued for slushy runways

12.22.2019 10:29am local (by: DVQ)

A storm has begun with strong gusty winds from the south and light snow
Visibility is poor and conditions are deteriorating
Updates will be posted as they occur

12.15.2019 10:38am local (by: DVQ)

ALL RUNWAYS NOW OPEN
Partly sunny skies currently with sunshine in the forecast
Hangar rows accessible but less than 1" of snow is on the ground and melting in the sun

12.15.2019 9:14am local (by: DVQ)

Several inches of light, dry snow fell here overnight
Runways closed for snow removal but may open prior to Noon local
Hangar rows are untouched as of now but are only covered in about 1" of light snow

* Attention Pilots: Send all snow day flight activity notices and snow clearing requests to snowday@truckeetahoeairport.com, so we know how to help!

Check NOTAMS:
https://pilotweb.nas.faa.gov/PilotWeb

Check live 360 degree webcam:
https://truckeetahoeairport.com/webcam

Check weather forecast:
https://www.aviationweather.gov/areafcst  

Please remember the snow removal priorities that were discussed at the Winter Operations Speaking Event:
- Landside roads & parking (so we can get to work)
- Care Flight
- Runways & Taxiways
- Airside terminal ramp, businesses and Control Tower

➤ Winter Ops Presentation