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More flooding possible across the Great Plains

Ample moisture remains in place and will result in heavy rainfall over parts of the central and southern Plains for the next few days. River and flash flooding will continue to be concerns as these areas will see the potential for 3 to 7 inches of additional rainfall accumulations going into the weekend.
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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.

Mostly Cloudy

54°F

12°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed S 12 MPH
Barometer 30.00 in (1012.3 mb)
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 May 2:53 pm PDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles W South Lake Tahoe CA

  • Overnight



    Low: 34 °F

  • Friday

    Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Showers

    High: 51 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Scattered Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 35 °F

  • Saturday

    Scattered Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Isolated Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Showers

    Low: 35 °F

  • Sunday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 59 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 35 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 63 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 35 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Low around 34.
Friday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 11am. High near 51. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. West wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
Isolated showers, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Light west wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Isolated showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Memorial Day
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles W South Lake Tahoe CA
 38.92°N 120.07°W (Elev. 6509 ft)
2:34 pm PDT May 22, 2015
12am PDT May 22, 2015-6pm PDT May 28, 2015
 
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