National Weather Service

Stormy week to bring low snow levels

Winter’s back. By Thursday, snow levels will drop to 1,500 to 2,000 feet, according to Angus Barkhuff, forecaster with the National Weather Service office in Sacramento. A stron ...

Wild weather forecast for local area

Another storm is sweeping through the foothills, and residents can expect lots of fresh snow to play in over the weekend. According to Angus Barkhuff, a forecaster with the Nationa ...

Stormy pattern brings more rain, wind, snow

A weather system that generated heavy downpours over the weekend dropped nearly 2 inches of rain in Auburn from Saturday into Sunday, according to the National Weather Service. “ ...

Storm’s a-brewin’

This weekend’s storm is forecast to drench the foothills, while more snowfall in the Sierra will add to a record-breaking season. The winter storm watch put in effect by the Nati ...

More travelers, maximum enforcement on highways for Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving means a road trip for approximately 4.7 million Californians this week. That’s up 12.1 percent from last year, according to AAA of Northern California. “While (p ...

Weekend series of storms brings low snow, crashes, spinouts

A strong storm brought heavy rain to Auburn and snow to higher elevations of the foothills Saturday night. At 10 p.m. Saturday, the California Highway Patrol website was reportin ...

Fall storm brings rain, snow

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A storm front moving across Northern California was causing delays and inconveniences across the region. The National Weather Service said the front would ...

Fall storm is a soaker for foothills

The first major storm of fall brought slick roads, numerous fender-benders and spinouts, isolated flooding, a few power outages — and lots of rain. A gauge at Auburn’s Regional ...

Hot weather makes a splash this week

It’s shaping up to be a splish-splash kind of week in Auburn. While the past weekend’s high 90s are temporarily making way for more tolerable temperatures today and tomorrow, ...

Summer splashes into Auburn

Friends Colin Quennell and Jeffrey Parkhurst, both originally from Pismo Beach, celebrated the first day of summer Monday by floating through a small set of rapids of the North For ...

Storm system brings rain, chill and lots of snow

A strong early spring storm was expected to bring as much as 3 feet of new snow to the Sierra and drop snow levels to as low as 2000 feet Sunday night into this morning. “It’s ...

Sunny days shying away from spring break

A little more winter is on its way just in time for spring break. This weekend’s supposed to be “splendid,” said Johnnie Powell, forecaster, National Weather Service, Sacram ...

Skiers flock to snowpack bonanza

An abundance of snow and a short break in the weather added up to big crowds at Sierra resorts during the weekend. Boreal, which received eight feet of snow during last week’s t ...

Residents ready for winter storm

Dan Manry is prepared for whatever the winter weather brings his way. The Foresthill resident was in Auburn Monday exchanging a set of chains for ones that would fit his pickup t ...

Wet weather coming back to Auburn

Don’t put those umbrellas away just yet. Mother Nature took a brief break Monday after saturating Auburn and the foothills the past few days. The rain returns today and continu ...