Major Storm Leaves Sierra Nevada Region Snowed Under

Sierra Nevada locals hunkered down as a major snowstorm dumped almost two feet of snow in Reno by Friday, January 29.

Footage from Reno shows Washoe County road crews plowing snow on Thursday. The county said workers were out as early as 3 am to clear snow before Thursday’s commute.

According to the NWS, 21 inches of snow had fallen at their Reno headquarters between Wednesday and Friday morning.

Residents were advised of “major traffic delays” and detours on snow-covered roadways. Credit: Washoe County via Storyful