Sunday–Snow Sticking on Hwy 299/Hail on 101
Snow’s falling in them thar hills.
Just before 6 p.m., CHP dispatch relayed a request for a snowplow on Lord Ellis Summit. Snow was sticking and conditions were reported to be dangerous. If you don’t have to head east, please avoid the area.
UPDATE 7:17 p.m.: Scanner reports hail on 299 at Lord Ellis Summitt.
In another area, hail showers have repeatedly hit Hwy 101 by Crescent City. Be careful if you must drive in the area.
The local Twitter stream embedded at the bottom of our Home Page has frequent updates from the National Weather Service out of Eureka which is doing an outstanding job of keeping note of weather in our area. Here’s an example:
— NWS Eureka (@NWSEureka) April 6, 2015
UPDATE 7:30 p.m.: Scanner indicates multiple rock falls on Hwy 96 from Hoopa to Willow Creek.