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Thunderstorms possible across parts of Midwest, Southeast, Interior West on Friday

Thunderstorms are possible Friday across parts of the Midwest, Southeast and Interior West. Thunderstorms that develop in these areas should remain below severe limits, with the possible exception of northeastern North Dakota into northern Minnesota, where there is a Marginal Risk of severe thunderstorms on Friday.
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Current conditions at

South Lake Tahoe, Lake Tahoe Airport (KTVL)

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

Fair

55°F

13°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed calm
Barometer 30.32 in (1020.4 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 Aug 11:53 pm PDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SE South Lake Tahoe CA

Fire Weather Watch August 29, 12:00 AM until Saturday 12:00pm
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Fire Weather Watch
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Breezy, with a southwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Partly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 71 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 64 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 39.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 39 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 68.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 41.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Breezy, with a southwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 68.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 69.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 68.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SE South Lake Tahoe CA
 38.9°N 119.92°W (Elev. 7815 ft)
3:01 pm PDT Aug 27, 2015
12am PDT Aug 28, 2015-6pm PDT Sep 2, 2015
 
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