Anyone hoping for fresh Christmas-day snow in Carson City this year may be disappointed.
"As far as Christmas goes, it looks like there's going to be a bit of a ridge in place," said Jessica Kielhorn, spokeswoman for the National Weather Service in Reno. "It should be mostly sunny."
But there should be plenty of new snow in the higher elevations and even in Carson City over the days leading up to the holiday.
"There's a series of three waves moving in," Kielhorn said. "The first one for this area is coming in (today). They will continue into late Sunday …