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More Storms Move Into the Pacific Northwest and California

More storms will move into the Pacific Northwest and California over the next several days. Heavy rain, mountain snow and strong winds are expected; however the threat of widespread flooding is not as high as last week. Elsewhere, periods of heavy rain and thunderstorms will continue across the central Gulf region, lower Mississippi Valley and eastern Texas. Read More >

Current conditions at

HELL HOLE (HLLC1)

Lat: 39.069711°NLon: 120.419886°WElev: 5240ft.

NA

49°F

9°C

Humidity 27%
Wind Speed WSW 5 G 9 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 16°F (-9°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill47°F (8°C)
Last update 17 Jan 12:09 pm PST
Extended Forecast for

20 Miles SW Tahoe City CA

Winter Storm Watch January 18, 12:00pm until January 19, 12:00pm
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Winter Storm Watch
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. Light south southeast wind.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of rain after 4am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 34. South wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 34 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain, mainly after 10am.  High near 41. South wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 41 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain and snow, becoming all snow after 10pm.  Low around 30. South wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow
    then Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow showers, mainly before 10am, then snow likely after 4pm.  High near 34. Southwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers

    High: 34 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow.  Low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

    Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow.  High near 32. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 7 to 11 inches possible.

    Snow

    High: 32 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 26.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 26 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. Light south southeast wind.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of rain after 4am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 34. South wind around 6 mph.
Wednesday
Rain, mainly after 10am. High near 41. South wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Rain and snow, becoming all snow after 10pm. Low around 30. South wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.
Thursday
Snow showers, mainly before 10am, then snow likely after 4pm. High near 34. Southwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Thursday Night
Snow. Low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
Friday
Snow. High near 32. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 7 to 11 inches possible.
Friday Night
Snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 26.
Saturday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Sunday
Snow. Cloudy, with a high near 36. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 27. Breezy.
Monday
Snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 33.
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Point Forecast:
20 Miles SW Tahoe City CA
 38.92°N 120.39°W (Elev. 5755 ft)
2:16 am PST Jan 17, 2017
12pm PST Jan 17, 2017-6pm PST Jan 23, 2017
 
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