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Severe weather possible for parts of Midwest and central, southern Plains

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Monday afternoon and evening across parts of the central and southern Plains and Midwest, from West Texas and southeastern New Mexico across the Oklahoma Panhandle and central Kansas and into northern Missouri, southern Iowa and west-central Illinois. Large hail and damaging winds will be the main threats.
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Current conditions at

South Lake Tahoe, Lake Tahoe Airport (KTVL)

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

A Few Clouds

65°F

18°C

Humidity 33%
Wind Speed VRBL 3 G 17 MPH
Barometer 30.00 in (1011.9 mb)
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 04 May 3:53 pm PDT

Extended Forecast

  • Tonight

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Tuesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Wednesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 58 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 50 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Rain/Snow

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 50 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 30 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Light west wind increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light west in the evening.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 58. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of rain showers before 9pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light and variable in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Thursday
A chance of snow showers before 11am, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSW South Lake Tahoe CA
 38.91°N 120.01°W (Elev. 6360 ft)
2:50 pm PDT May 4, 2015
5pm PDT May 4, 2015-6pm PDT May 11, 2015
 
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