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Heavy Rains and Associated Flooding Across the Plains This Weekend

A slow-moving weather system with abundant moisture will bring heavy rainfall across portions of the Central and Southern Plains Saturday. Soils in the region are already saturated from recent rainfall, so flash flooding and river flooding is likely. Meanwhile, below normal temperatures settle over the northeast, with freeze warnings across much of New England into Saturday.
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Current conditions at

South Lake Tahoe, Lake Tahoe Airport (KTVL)

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

Overcast

46°F

8°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed calm
Barometer 30.09 in (1015.7 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 May 12:53 am PDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles W South Lake Tahoe CA

  • Overnight

    Isolated Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Showers

    Low: 35 °F

  • Saturday

    Scattered Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 55 °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: 61 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 34 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 64 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 34 °F

  • Tuesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 63 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 35 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Isolated showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. West wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Isolated showers, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. 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 61. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Memorial Day
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles W South Lake Tahoe CA
 38.93°N 120.04°W (Elev. 6398 ft)
8:02 pm PDT May 22, 2015
2am PDT May 23, 2015-6pm PDT May 29, 2015
 
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