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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Current conditions at

South Lake Tahoe, Lake Tahoe Airport (KTVL)

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

Overcast

52°F

11°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed S 3 MPH
Barometer 30.17 in
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 4:35 am PDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles W South Lake Tahoe CA

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Widespread haze after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Widespread haze before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Heavy Rain
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 76.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Widespread haze after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Widespread haze before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles W South Lake Tahoe CA
 38.95°N 120.05°W (Elev. 6230 ft)
2:48 am PDT Aug 20, 2017
4am PDT Aug 20, 2017-6pm PDT Aug 26, 2017
 
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