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Strong Pacific Storm System Bringing Heavy Rain, Mountain Snow and Strong Wind to California

Another Pacific storm system will bring a continued threat for heavy rain, very heavy mountain snow, and strong winds to California through Tuesday. The threat of flooding, landslides, and avalanches will create dangerous travel conditions in many parts of the state. In addition, downed trees and power lines could lead to scattered power outages. Read More >

Current conditions at

South Lake Tahoe, Lake Tahoe Airport (KTVL)

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

Mod Rain

39°F

4°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed SSW 16 G 30 MPH
Barometer 29.87 in (1009.8 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Wind Chill30°F (-1°C)
Last update 20 Feb 3:53 am PST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSW South Lake Tahoe CA

Flood Watch until February 21, 10:00am
Winter Storm Warning until February 21, 04:00pm
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Flood Watch
Winter Storm Warning
  •  
    Flood Watch until February 21, 10:00am
    Winter Storm Warning until February 21, 04:00pm

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • Overnight

    Overnight: Rain and snow, becoming all rain after 5am. The rain and snow could be heavy at times.  Steady temperature around 41. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  Temperature falling to around 29 by 4pm. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 43 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain before 11pm, then rain and snow. The rain and snow could be heavy at times.  Temperature rising to around 41 by midnight. Windy, with a southwest wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Rain/Snow and
    Windy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain and snow, becoming all snow after 11am. The rain and snow could be heavy at times.  High near 38. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.

    Breezy.
    Rain/Snow
    then Heavy
    Snow

    High: 38 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow.  Low around 23. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Breezy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow.  High near 30. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow

    High: 30 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 11. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 11 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of snow.  Partly sunny, with a high near 27.

    Chance Snow

    High: 27 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Rain and snow, becoming all rain after 5am. The rain and snow could be heavy at times. Steady temperature around 41. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Washington's Birthday
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. Temperature falling to around 29 by 4pm. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Monday Night
Rain before 11pm, then rain and snow. The rain and snow could be heavy at times. Temperature rising to around 41 by midnight. Windy, with a southwest wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tuesday
Rain and snow, becoming all snow after 11am. The rain and snow could be heavy at times. High near 38. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
Snow. Low around 23. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Wednesday
Snow. High near 30. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 11. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Thursday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 27.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Friday
A slight chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 29.
Friday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Saturday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 30.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSW South Lake Tahoe CA
 38.89°N 120.01°W (Elev. 6427 ft)
3:27 pm PST Feb 19, 2017
4am PST Feb 20, 2017-6pm PST Feb 26, 2017
 
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