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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

South Lake Tahoe, Lake Tahoe Airport (KTVL)

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

Haze

73°F

23°C

Humidity 31%
Wind Speed N 7 MPH
Barometer 30.28 in
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 20 Jul 12:05 pm PDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles W South Lake Tahoe CA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Areas of smoke. Sunny, with a high near 79. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Areas Smoke

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of smoke. Clear, with a low around 47. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light  in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Areas Smoke

    Low: 47 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Areas of smoke. Sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Areas Smoke

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 48. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 48 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 82.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Sunny, with a high near 81.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Areas of smoke. Sunny, with a high near 79. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Areas of smoke. Clear, with a low around 47. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Friday
Areas of smoke. Sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Sunny, with a high near 81.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles W South Lake Tahoe CA
 38.92°N 120.07°W (Elev. 6509 ft)
5:41 am PDT Jul 20, 2017
12pm PDT Jul 20, 2017-6pm PDT Jul 26, 2017
 
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