Lyon County is working to notify residents in the area of pending flooding, and a flash flood warning is in effect for the area into Tuesday evening.
Rain and snow will continue, heavy at times, through early Tuesday. River levels will rise to near flood stage in many locations. Scattered showers are expected through tomorrow before drier conditions are on tap for the end of the week.
A veteran of the Sparks Police Department and Washoe County Sheriff's Office has announced his candidacy for the job of Washoe County Sheriff.
Caltrans is advising drivers to expect delays on U.S. Highway 50 in El Dorado County because of deterioration of the westbound lanes.