Heavy snow shut down Northern California highways and ski resorts in the Lake Tahoe area and left residents snowed in on Monday, December 27.
Video filmed by David Roberson shows snow covering State Highway 89 as he drove toward Squaw Valley in Placer County.
Yet more snow was sweeping across California’s Sierra Nevada mountains and western Nevada on Tuesday morning, the NWS said. The UC Berkeley Central Sierra Snow Lab said it was a record month for snow, with 193.7 inches so far in December. Credit: David Roberson via Storyful