Snow Day

Feb 2.10.2019 9:16am local (by: DVQ)

About three feet of light snow piled up overnight.

Runways 11/29 & 2/20 are CLOSED.

Expected opening of runway 11/29 is 4:30pm local
Expected opening of runway 2/20 is Noon tomorrow (2/11)

Updates will be posted as information becomes available as well as any new runway opening ETA.

Feb 2.9.2019 12:35pm local (by: DVQ)

Currently snowing heavily. Near white-out conditions.
Runways 11/29 & 2/20 remain OPEN but FICON NOTAMS have been issued.

Feb 2.9.2019 9:00am local (by: DVQ)

Currently snowing lightly with low visibility.
Both runways 11/29 and 2/20 are OPEN but FICON NOTAMS have been issued.

Feb 2.7.2019 7:39am local (by: Hardy Bullock)

Airfield Open. Tower Class D Services Open and Available. RUNWAY 02/20 is OPEN but additional work may close this runway today. Check NOTAMS.

Hangar Rows are open and accessible. Use caution high snow banks.
Hangar Rows B & C need additional snow clearing to allow aircraft movement. Use caution high snow banks.

Feb 2.6.2019 12:08pm local (by: Hardy Bullock)

Airfield Open. Tower Class D Services Open and Available. RUNWAY 02/20 CLOSED.

Hangar Rows N,M,P,J,K,A are open and accessible. Use caution high snow banks.
Hangar Rows F odd side open, G even side open. Use caution high snow banks.

Feb 2.6.2019 7:52am local (by: Hardy Bullock)

Airfield Closed Until 5PM. Class D Tower Services Unavailable Until One Hour Before Airfield Opening.Check NOTAMS.

It is likely the airfield will OPEN before 5PM today. Hangar rows are partially plowed at this time. Some vehicle access is possible but aircraft taxi is not possible at this time.

Postings here will be updated as info becomes available.

Feb 2.5.2019 12:12pm local (by: Hardy Bullock)

Airfield Closed. Class D Tower Services Unavailable.Check NOTAMS.

It is unlikely the airfield will open at all today. Hangar rows have not been plowed at this time. Limited hangar row access may be available later this afternoon.

Postings here will be updated as info becomes available.

Feb 2.5.2019 8:25am local (by: Hardy Bullock)

We are dealing with a LOT of SNOW!
Airfield Closed. Class D Tower Services Unavailable.Check NOTAMS.
Postings here will be updated as info becomes available.

Feb 2.4.2019 8:31am local (by: Hardy Bullock)

Airfield Closed. Class D Tower Services Unavailable.Check NOTAMS.
Postings here will be updated as info becomes available.

Feb 2.3.2019 1:32pm local (by: DVQ)

Currently snowing heavily with conditions forecast to worsen.
Airport closed until at least tomorrow at 5:00 p.m. local

* 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/P...

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

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