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Severe Thunderstorms & Heavy Rain in the Plains/Midwest; Clouds and Rain Threaten Eclipse Viewing for Some

While much of the nation observes today's eclipse, clouds threaten to obscure the view in parts of the Plains, Midwest, Mid-Atlantic, Southwest, and Southeast states. The weather could be more than just a nuisance in the north-central Plains and Midwest where scattered severe storms are possible this afternoon and evening. Very large hail, damaging wind gusts, and flash floods are possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

South Lake Tahoe, Lake Tahoe Airport (KTVL)

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

Fair

79°F

26°C

Humidity 28%
Wind Speed N 3 MPH
Barometer 30.22 in
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 21 Aug 3:20 pm PDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles W South Lake Tahoe CA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. East wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 53 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 11am, then scattered thunderstorms after 11am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Light south wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Scattered thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers after 11pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Heavy Rain
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Light southwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 49.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 78.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 48.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 48 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 80.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 11am, then scattered thunderstorms after 11am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Light south wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
Scattered thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers after 11pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Light southwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles W South Lake Tahoe CA
 38.93°N 120.04°W (Elev. 6398 ft)
3:05 pm PDT Aug 21, 2017
3pm PDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm PDT Aug 27, 2017
 
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