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Heavy snow expected over the Inter-mountain West; Lake Effect Snow will finally diminish on Saturday

A series of storm systems will continue bring heavy snowfall to much of the Inter-mountain West through the weekend. Snow will also spread onto the northern Plains, with travel difficulties possible. Heavy lake-effect snow will finally begin to diminish on Saturday in the Great Lakes where significant travel hazards have been observed. Read More >

Current conditions at

South Lake Tahoe, Lake Tahoe Airport (KTVL)

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

Mostly Cloudy

44°F

7°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed S 12 G 23 MPH
Barometer 30.11 in (1016.9 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill38°F (3°C)
Last update 09 Dec 10:53 pm PST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles W South Lake Tahoe CA

Flood Watch December 10, 04:00am until December 10, 10:00pm
Lake Wind Advisory December 10, 04:00am until December 11, 04:00am
Wind Advisory until December 10, 04:00am
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Flood Watch
Lake Wind Advisory
Wind Advisory
  •  
    Wind Advisory until December 10, 04:00am

    NOW until
    4:00am Sat

    Wind Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain.  Low around 38. Windy, with a south wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Rain and
    Windy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain before 4pm, then rain and snow.  High near 45. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Breezy. Rain
    then
    Rain/Snow

    High: 45 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain and snow.  Low around 28. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 28 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of snow before 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 34 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of rain and snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 38 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 30 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain and snow likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 37. Breezy.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Rain. Low around 38. Windy, with a south wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Saturday
Rain before 4pm, then rain and snow. High near 45. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday Night
Rain and snow. Low around 28. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of snow before 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Tuesday
Rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 37. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
Rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy.
Thursday
Rain and snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Breezy.
Thursday Night
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Breezy.
Friday
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Blustery.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles W South Lake Tahoe CA
 38.94°N 120.11°W (Elev. 7041 ft)
3:24 pm PST Dec 9, 2016
11pm PST Dec 9, 2016-6pm PST Dec 16, 2016
 
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