Snow Day

Jan 1.16.2019 3:43pm local (by: MC)

Current weather: rain with a 2600 foot ceiling Winter storm and blizzard warnings in effect until Thursday night
Runways 11/29 and 2/20 are OPEN
All hangar rows are plowed.

Jan 1.16.2019 9:00am local (by: MC)

Current weather is light rain with an overcast ceiling at 2100 feet. 20" of heavy wet snow fell over the last 24 hours Winter storm and blizzard warnings in effect until Thursday night
RUNWAYS 11/29 and 2/20 CLOSED BY NOTAM
Snow removal is underway on runways, taxiways and ramp area.

Jan 1.15.2019 3:48pm local (by: MC)

Moderate snow is falling with a 300 foot ceiling * winter storm warnings are in effect
Both Runways 11/29 & 2/20 are CLOSED by NOTAM

Jan 1.15.2019 2:09pm local (by: MC)

Currently snowing with a 300 foot ceiling * winter weather advisories and warnings in effect
Both Runways 11/29 and 2/20 are open with FICON NOTAMS issued

Jan 1.8.2019 9:11am local (by: DVQ)

All taxiways, runways and hangar rows are open.
Check NOTAMS prior to operation

Jan 1.7.2019 2:52pm local (by: MC)

Snow has ceased. Ceiling is Overcast at 2500'.
Both Runways 11/29 and 2/20 are OPEN,
Hangar rows A, B,C, F, G, H are cleared
Plowing is in progress in D (East side) E (West side) J, K, L, M, N, P hangar rows.

Jan 1.7.2019 1:29pm local (by: MC)

Snow has ceased for now. Ceiling is broken at 9500'.
Both Runways 11/29 and 2/20 are OPEN, NOTAM's have been cancelled.
Hangar rows A, B , F, G are cleared
Plowing is in progress in C (East side) D (West side), E, F, H, J, K, L, M, N, P hangar rows.

Jan 1.7.2019 8:14am local (by: MC)

Currently snowing with a 3500' ceiling. Very heavy, wet snow fell overnight and snow removal efforts are underway
Both Runways 11/29 and 2/20 are closed for snow removal
Hangar rows are not plowed. Snow removal will take a substantial amount of time due to the density of the wet snow.

Jan 1.6.2019 4:27pm local (by: DVQ)

Heavy snow falling with near whiteout conditions.
Technically both runways 11/29 & 2/20 are open but there is 8" of dry snow accumulated and plowing has ceased for the day.
FICON NOTAMS have been issued.

Jan 1.6.2019 8:26am local (by: DVQ)

Currently lightly snowing with snow predicted until Monday morning
Both runways 11/29 & 2/20 CLOSED until at least 4pm NOTAMS have been 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/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