Snow Day

1.12.2023 10:25am local (by: DVQ)

All Runways now open with 5/5/5 FICONS
All hangar rows accessible by A/C and/or vehicles

1.12.2023 9:06am local (by: JS)

Runways CLOSED due to ice and freezing fog (anticipate 11:00 local opening)
Pilot's check NOTAMS
All hangar rows accessible by A/C and cars EXCEPT Mike Row both sides and J west, K east, (vehicles only)
Caution black ice on entire airfield

1.11.2023 3:30pm local (by: JS)

All Runways will OPEN 16:00 local
FICON Wet RCAM 5/5/5
Hangar Row Access
A, B, C (west), D (east), E, F G, H, OPEN to vehicles and aircraft
C (east), D (west), J, K, L, M, N, P accessible by car only, plowing in progress. No A/C access yet as of 15:30 local
Caution - watch out for snow removal equipment around the airfield
NO FBO or fuel services until 07:00 local Thurs 1.12.23

1.11.2023 8:45am local (by: JS)

Snows continue at KTRK. 10" yesterday during the day and another 6" overnight.
Runways are CLOSED until 16:00 local
Pilots keep an eye on NOTAMS. Conditions can change rapidly.
Caution - watch out for snow removal equipment around the airfield
Hangar tenants, a reminder Do Not Lower Hangar Doors on Snow Berms, clear the snow across the entire width of the hangar prior to lowering the door.

1.10.2023 8:53am local (by: JS)

Heavy blowing snow, 10"+ forecast for today
Runways CLOSED until Wed 01.11.23 14:00 local
Pilots keep an eye on NOTAMS. Conditions can change rapidly.
Caution - watch out for snow removal equipment around the airfield

1.8.2023 11:51am local (by: DVQ)

Runways Open
Hangars accesible
Caution, snowplows may be present in hangar rows

1.8.2023 9:19am local (by: DVQ)

1" of wet, sloppy snow recorded at KTRK this morning
Runways Closed for Snow Removal
Monitor NOTAMS and Snow Day throughout this series of storms

1.6.2023 9:38am local (by: MAC)

Overnight snowfall, clearing in progress. Runways anticipated to open at noon. Check NOTAMS

1.5.2023 3:13pm local (by: DVQ)

Runway Closure extended to 5:30pm
1-2" of wet, sloppy snow currently in hangar rows
Monitor Snow Day and NOTAMS for updates

1.5.2023 9:09am local (by: DVQ)

Rain turned to snow early this morning
1" of wet, sloppy snow has piled up so far
FICONS of 2/2/2 issued

* 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/gfa  

Runway Condition Assessment Matrix (RCAM): 
https://www.faa.gov/about/initiatives/talpa/media/TALPA-Airport-RCAM.pdf

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

➤ Winter Ops Presentation 2021