Snow Day

1.1.2023 8:15am local (by: DVQ)

More than 20” of heavy snow at KRTK since yesterday morning
Crews plowed snow throughout the day yesterday and resumed this morning
Runways remain closed and crews will assess if 1pm opening will need to be delayed

12.31.2022 9:37am local (by: DVQ)

Runways closed for snow removal until 1pm tomorrow
Happy New Year!

12.31.2022 8:46am local (by: DVQ)

Rain turned to snow early this morning and about 1" of wet, sloppy snow has piled up
Visibility is deteriorating and braking action is poor
Monitor NOTAMS and Snow Day throughout this storm

12.28.2022 11:00am local (by: JS)

NOTAM cancelled early
As of 11:00 am all runways open
RCAM 5/5/5

12.28.2022 9:00am local (by: JS)

Heavy precip 12/27/22 turning to light snow overnight
All Rwy CLOSED via NOTAMS until noon today
All Rwys currently RCAM 0/0/0 (nil braking)
Hangar row access all clear, caution icy taxilanes
FBO services available

12.15.2022 2:00pm local (by: JS)

Martis Dam Rd plowed and open for public use.

12.13.2022 8:57am local (by: JS)

Runways clear and dry
West side hangar rows J-P clear and accessible
East side hangar A-C clear and accessible, D-H anticipated to be clear and accessible by noon today
All FBO and fuel services open

12.12.2022 3:51pm local (by: JS)

West side hangar row update as of 16:00 local
J, K, L N, & P hangar rows clear
M row clear on the west side, east side still being cleared
A-H hangar rows still closed for snow removal. Anticipate Tues AM for full access.

12.12.2022 1:00pm local (by: JS)

Crews continue to work on clearing over 30" of new snowfall from Saturday night and Sunday
Pilots check NOTAMS. Runways, parallel taxiways and ramp are NOTAM'ed to open at 16:00 local
Hangar rows are currently not accessible. Anticipate access by Tuesday morning 12/13/22
Snow Day page will update if hangar rows become accessible earlier
No FBO or fuel service available until Tuesday morning 12/13/2022

12.11.2022 4:56pm local (by: DVQ)

Crews will resume snow removal at 6:30am tomorrow
Runways remain closed
No hangars are accessible at this time
Monitor Snow Day and NOTAMS for updates tomorrow

* 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