Region Gets First Snowfall

The first snowfall is here as we welcome the start of November. Snow continues to fall this morning over the mountain and passes down to around 3500 ft. Be prepared for slippery roads and chain controls if traveling in the passes today. Give extra... Read More.

Smoke Drifting into the Region from Fires Burning Out of the State

Smoke is drifting into the county, yet the CALFIRE Lassen Modoc Unit information officer confirms there are no local fires. A lightning-caused fire is burning to the north in Oregon with only 38 percent containment. The Cedar Creek Fire, burning near the community of Oakridge,... Read More.

Smoke Returns to the Region as Wildfires Burn Nearby

Amid a blazing persistent heatwave with temperatures surpassing 10 degrees above regular, wildfires surround the region of Lassen and Plumas County, with some smoke impacting the areas. Modoc County yesterday afternoon around 4 pm had a new start being called the Barnes Fire. Last... Read More.

Monsoonal Storms Impact Region

Flash flood warnings and several fire starts erupted throughout the region as monsoonal thunderstorms that started Saturday brought periods of heavy rain and lightning. Beginning in Plumas County in the Dixie fire burn scar along HWY 70 the Plumas Forest Service responded... Read More.

Smoke from Oak Fire in Marisposa County Impacts the Region

Smoke brings concerns to the region but local sheriff’s departments and the U.S. Forest Service issue a message that there are no local fires. The smoke the region is experiencing is confirmed by the National Weather Service to be drifting from the rapidly growing... Read More.

Cold Front Moves into the Region – Thunderstorms & Lake Wind Advisory in Place

Special Weather Statement National Weather Service RENO NV 156 PM PDT Tue May 24 2022 CAZ070>073-NVZ001>005-260000- Surprise Valley California-Lassen-Eastern Plumas- Eastern Sierra Counties-Greater Lake Tahoe Area-Mono County- Mineral and Southern Lyon Counties-Greater Reno-Carson City- Minden Area-Western Nevada Basin and Range including Pyramid Lake- Northern Washoe County- Including the cities of Cedarville, Eagleville, Fort... Read More.