Snow Day

3.19.2023 8:31am local (by: DVQ)

Light snow falling and 1-2 miles visibility
A Cirrus landed five minutes ago on the RNAV 20 and reported a smooth ride and breaking out 100' above mins
ATIS broadcast on 118.0 out of service, awaiting repair, ATC will provide certified Wx observations
Wingspan restrictions still in place. Check NOTAMS for full list of restricted runways/taxiways

3.17.2023 12:10pm local (by: JM)

Hangar Access Update: Contact operations at (530) 587-4119 x 100 prior to access.
Please be aware that active snow removal from hangar roofs may take place via Hi-Lift.
Check the hangars in proximity to avoid opening multiple doors in a row at the same time, next to each other, or back-to-back.
We recommend you placing your hand against the hangar wall during the opening or closing of the door and feel for unusual vibrations and listen for sounds out of the ordinary.

Pilots check NOTAMS & FICONS for most recent updates.

3.14.2023 4:57pm local (by: JS)

Evening update: Runway and some taxiway wingtip clearance restrictions have been updated. Pilots check NOTAMS & FICONS for most recent updates.
Rwy 11-29 w/ tower open 60', w/ tower closed 49'. Rwy 2-20 anytime 47', Taxiways P, Q & V 40' maximum.

3.14.2023 9:15am local (by: JS)

Both runways open with wingtip clearance restrictions. 100LL Self Serve Open. No FBO services today. All O&M crew are out shoveling snow from hangar roofs. Pilots check NOTAMS and FICONS for latest airfield updates.
Red Truck Cafe, Sierra Aero and rental car companies are open.

3.13.2023 3:00pm local (by: JS)

Both runways open with wingtip restrictions. Self-serve 100LL open. No FBO services today. O&M crew are out shoveling hangar roofs.
Pilots check NOTAMS and FICONS for latest airfield updates.

3.12.2023 3:39pm local (by: DVQ)

Martis Dam Rd. is now plowed

3.11.2023 4:46pm local (by: DVQ)

All hangar rows have been cleared of snow

3.11.2023 12:55pm local (by: DVQ)

Runways now open

3.11.2023 12:34pm local (by: DVQ)

Snow/Rain mix has been falling so far and melting on contact
Runways will open within next 30 minutes with FICONS
East side hangars (A-H) have begun snow clearing operations
West side hangars (L - P) have yet to be cleared

3.11.2023 8:42am local (by: DVQ)

4" of Sierra Cement has piled up so far this morning
Runways closed for snow removal with ETO 4pm today

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


Check live 360 degree webcam:

Check weather forecast:  

Runway Condition Assessment Matrix (RCAM):

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 EMS
- Runways & Taxiways
- Airside terminal ramp, businesses and Control Tower
- Hangar row taxilanes

➤ Winter Ops Presentation 2021