Heavy rain and isolated severe storms in portions of the West

A storm system will bring rain and thunderstorms to much of the Intermountain West and northern High Plains on Friday. Isolated severe thunderstorms with large hail and damaging winds are possible from northeast California to Wyoming. Heavy rain could lead to flash flooding, especially in the mountains of Wyoming.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

South Lake Tahoe, Lake Tahoe Airport (KTVL)

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

Mod Rain, Fog

35°F

2°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed calm
Barometer 29.86 in
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 06 May 3:20 am PDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SE South Lake Tahoe CA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Low around 33. West wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow

    Low: 33 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers before 11am, then rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 46. North wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Rain/Snow

    High: 46 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then scattered showers.  Low around 35. West wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers then
    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 35 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain and snow showers likely, becoming all rain after 11am. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 46 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 37 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 54 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 33. West wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday
Snow showers before 11am, then rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. High near 46. North wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then scattered showers. Low around 35. West wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday
Rain and snow showers likely, becoming all rain after 11am. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Thursday
Mostly 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)
2:26 am PDT May 6, 2016
3am PDT May 6, 2016-6pm PDT May 12, 2016
 
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