The snow started falling this morning and according to the National Weather Service, Los Alamos can expect six to 10 inches of snow after the latest winter storm clears the area Friday night.
The National Weather Service issued a winter storm warning for the area beginning at 5 a.m. Thursday until 11 p.m. Friday.
The New Mexico Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management has activated the Emergency Operations Center to Level 3 operations. This level of activation will allow the state to conduct situational analysis, resource coordination, and provide further warning notification.
More snow is expected to fall in areas already impacted by heavy snow.