First snow of 2017-18 season falls in mountains surrounding Lake Tahoe

First snow of 2017-18 season falls in mountains surrounding Lake Tahoe

It's still technically summer - the Autumn Equinox doesn't arrive until 4:02 p.m. ET Friday.

The California Highway Patrol's Sonora office reported early Thursday that State Route 108 through the Sonora Pass is closed from 26.4 miles east of Strawberry in Tuolumne County to three miles east of the U.S. 395 junction in Mono County because of snow. One man was killed and others were treated for minor injuries.

Tioga Pass, the soaring eastern entry to Yosemite National Park, was temporarily closed due to snow and a park webcam shows snow covering the landmark Half Dome. Park rangers urged drivers to remain cautious after the road reopened.

At Sugar Bowl, a ski resort perched atop Donner Summit, resort spokesman Jon Slaughter told The Associated Press, "We've got people calling about season passes and checking our webcams to take a look at the first snow".

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WATCH VIDEO: Snow falls north of Lake TahoeOur first touch of winter are conjuring thoughts of an early start to ski season if not another great snow season.

Similar to spring weather, snow might fall in the mountains and rain in the Valley and then the area warms back up again, she said.

And as CBS 5 reports, on this, the official last day of summer, there's actually a winter weather advisory in effect for the higher elevations for Thursday, some of which could see up to eight inches! Sugar Bowl, for example, got almost 800 inches of snow.

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