Snow Day

2.21.2024 10:41am local (by: DVQ)

FBO SERVICE + SELF SERVE NOW AVAILABLE
Hangars will melt out naturally and have about 1" of snow currently

2.21.2024 10:23am local (by: MRL)

All Runways now OPEN (solar effect and rising temps melted snow faster than anticipated this morning)
All hangar rows Accessible
Still no FBO services as staff is finishing last of snow removal

2.21.2024 8:30am local (by: MRL)

~3" of snow fell at KTRK overnight
All runways currently CLOSED
Rwy 11-29 anticipated to open by noon
Rwy 2-20 anticipated to open by 1:00 pm
FBO Services currently CLOSED
No snow removal anticipated for hangar rows
CAUTION Stay clear of snow removal equipment operating around the airfield
Pilots check NOTAMS
Red Truck Cafe is OPEN

2.19.2024 8:05am local (by: MRL)

All Runways OPEN, 2/2/2 FICON
FBO Services OPEN
~1 of heavy sloppy snow fell over night
No snow removal operations today, solar effect melting snow/ice
Red Truck Cafe OPEN

2.18.2024 8:57am local (by: MRL)

~1" of sloppy snow overnight
All Runways OPEN
NOTAM for ice 1/1/1 RCAM lifted at 9am
No snow removal operations today, solar effect melting snow/ice

2.15.2024 1:00pm local (by: MRL)

All runways OPEN
All Hangar Rows Accessible
NO FBO Services today
100LL Self Serve Island Open
CAUTION snow removal equipment active on airfield, STAY CLEAR!

2.15.2024 12:11pm local (by: DVQ)

RUNWAY 11/29 NOW OPEN
The following hangar rows are clear:
A, F (east), G (west), J (east), K (west), L, N, P
All others are accessible by vehicle but there is still snow in the middle of the row or blocking access to the runway

2.15.2024 12:05pm local (by: MRL)

Rwy 11-29 Open
Rwy 2-20 remains closed with active snow removal.
Hangar row access being cleared.

2.15.2024 8:24am local (by: MRL)

KTRK received ~6 inches of heavy wet snow overnight.
All Runways currently CLOSED.
NO FBO SERVICES.
Active snow removal in progress. CAUTION stay clear of snow removal equipment on the airfield!
Ramp Area and the Self Serve 100LL island are open.
Pilots Check NOTAMS
Red Truck Cafe is OPEN

2.7.2024 9:00am local (by: MRL)

All Runways OPEN - Surfaces 3/3/3 RCAM as of 09:00 local
1/8" of light snow overnight, currently foggy
All hangar rows accessible
CAUTION asphalt surfaces are slick! Snow removal equipment still active on the airfield, KEEP CLEAR
Pilots Check NOTAMS
Red Truck Cafe OPEN

* Attention Pilots: Local tenants with tentative flight schedules planned (post snow events), can send priority hangar snow clearing requests to snowday@truckeetahoeairport.com.

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): 
RCAM CHART

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 Fact Sheet 2023-2024

➤ Winter Ops Presentation 2021