With multiple storms rolling in, higher elevations in Tahoe could have well over a foot of new snow after the weekend. Here’s a screenshot from the forecast for the Kirkwood area.

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As you can see, there’s a potential for up to 17″ of new snow! Get your backcountry gear ready. Other areas, such as the Mt Rose backcountry, have similar forecasts. This is a good start to the winter!

(source: http://forecast.weather.gov/MapClick.php?lon=-120.00336875915522&lat=38.66378421366579#.WBKG_Ds9bzI)