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Dangerous Winter Storm over the Northern Plains, Heavy Lake Effect Snow Likely for Western New York

Blizzard conditions are expected to persist over portions of the northern Plains through midday Wednesday. Strong winds and very cold temperatures will also yield sub-zero wind chill readings and blowing snow. Further east, Lake Effect Snow Warnings are in effect for portions of western New York. Snowfall amounts of 2 to 3 feet are possible late week into the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

South Lake Tahoe, Lake Tahoe Airport (KTVL)

Lat: 38.89836°NLon: 119.99615°WElev: 6257ft.

Fair

12°F

-11°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed calm
Barometer 30.04 in
Dewpoint 9°F (-13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 07 Dec 2:10 am PST
Extended Forecast for

South Lake Tahoe CA

Winter Weather Advisory December 7, 04:00pm until December 8, 10:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. East wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow likely after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 34. East wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Snow
    Likely

    High: 34 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Snow likely before 10pm, then rain and snow.  Temperature rising to around 37 by 4am. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow

    Low: 28 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain and snow, becoming all rain after 10am.  High near 44. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Rain/Snow
    then Rain

    High: 44 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain.  Low around 37. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain and
    Windy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely
    and Breezy

    High: 46 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain likely before 10pm, then rain and snow likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain and snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 45 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of rain and snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 27 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. East wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Snow likely after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 34. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Snow likely before 10pm, then rain and snow. Temperature rising to around 37 by 4am. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Thursday
Rain and snow, becoming all rain after 10am. High near 44. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Thursday Night
Rain. Low around 37. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Friday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Rain likely before 10pm, then rain and snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Sunday
A slight chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 40.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Monday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. Breezy.
Monday Night
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 36. Breezy.
Tuesday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 46. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
South Lake Tahoe CA
 38.94°N 119.99°W (Elev. 6293 ft)
10:49 pm PST Dec 6, 2016
2am PST Dec 7, 2016-6pm PST Dec 13, 2016
 
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