Will Predicted Storms Bring Ski Season To The Sierra? Wednesday, November 21, 2018 | Sacramento, CA Listen / download audio Update RequiredTo play audio, update browser or Flash plugin. Mt. Rose ski resort looking west toward Reno, Nevada.Jrmichae / Wikimedia Commons Two storms heading toward northern California are expected to bring between 8-12 inches of snow to the Sierra this week. We’ll hear from ski resorts about what conditions they expect and when people can hit the slopes.