Two skiers at Heavenly Valley ski resort pause on a ridge line overlooking the Sierra Nevada mountains toward the south as high clouds move into the mountains on Tuesday, January 17, 2017 in South Lake Tahoe, Calif. Another storm is expected to hit Northern California Wednesday, the first of a series of storms through the weekend.
Two skiers at Heavenly Valley ski resort pause on a ridge line overlooking the Sierra Nevada mountains toward the south as high clouds move into the mountains on Tuesday, January 17, 2017 in South Lake Tahoe, Calif. Another storm is expected to hit Northern California Wednesday, the first of a series of storms through the weekend. Randy Pench rpench@sacbee.com
Two skiers at Heavenly Valley ski resort pause on a ridge line overlooking the Sierra Nevada mountains toward the south as high clouds move into the mountains on Tuesday, January 17, 2017 in South Lake Tahoe, Calif. Another storm is expected to hit Northern California Wednesday, the first of a series of storms through the weekend. Randy Pench rpench@sacbee.com

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