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Snow predicted to fall on Amgen Tour of California start in Tahoe

By: Kirsten Frattini

Race organizers have contingency plans in place

Foul winter weather is predicted to arrive in the high-altitude Sierra Mountains around Lake Tahoe this weekend and could affect the start of the Amgen Tour of California on May 15. AEG Sports, organizers of the eight-day race, have announced that they have come up with alternate plans just in case the weather causes stage one - and potentially even stage two - route restrictions.

"We're working carefully with all relevant public safety and weather forecast entities," said Andrew Messick, president of AEG Sports

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