Nevada County, CA Ground Snow Loads TM


Use our Nevada County Ground Snow Loads map to easily determine the ground snow load (Nevada County Code: Title 3 Chapter V Article 3 Section 1608 and Town of Truckee Municipal Code: Title 15) for any location in Nevada County, CA and Truckee, CA. You can click on the map below to find the design ground snow load for that location.

The ground snow loads to be used in determining the design snow loads for roofs within the Town of Truckee shall be determined in accordance with Tables 1608.3 and 1608.4, and for roofs within Nevada County per Tables 16-C-1 and 16-C-2. The snow loads within Township 17 N, Range 16 E, Sections 5, 8 and 17 and Township 18 N, Range 16 E Sections 5, 8, 17, 20, 29 and 32 shall be on a straight line porportion between the tabulated values based on the distance of the site from the boundary of the transition zone.
 
* Ground snow loads derived from Tables 1608.3, 1608.4, 16-C-1, 16-C-2. Local codes and ammendments may govern,verify with local building department or jurisdiction.
 

Use our Roof Snow Load Calculator to determine your design roof snow loads.
If you have any questions or concerns about specific ground snow loads within the Nevada County, CA please call us at 1-425-741-5555.

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