Tomato-covering time tonight |

Tomato-covering time tonight

Staff Reports

Temperatures tonight are forecast to drop down to freezing in Minden, according to the National Weather Service.

Home tomato growers should cover their plants in colder regions of Carson Valley, especially near the Carson River, where cold settles.

Tonight’s forecast for 32 degrees will be the lowest of overnight temperatures over the next week.

High temperatures are expected to climb back into the 80s by Thursday. Lows will be back in the 40s, according to the National Weather Service.

Tuesday morning saw the first new snow on Jobs Peak for the coming season.