Although the spring equinox started today, the forecast in the Tahoe Basin is calling for more winter-like weather.

South Shore experienced rain showers, mixed with light flurries, throughout the morning and early afternoon Tuesday, March 20. Cloudy skies and a  70 percent change of rain remain in the forecast for Tuesday evening, according to the National Weather Service.

A winter storm warning for the Lake Tahoe region will begin 5 p.m. on Wednesday, March 21, and stay in effect until 5 a.m. Friday morning.

Caltrans cautions drivers to reduce speed on roads, as precipitation continues in the region Tuesday afternoon.