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Wintery Weather Stretching from the West Coast to the Great Lakes

Lake Effect Snow Warnings are in effect for the Great Lakes with 2 to 3 feet storm total snow possible. Arctic Air extends across much of the U.S. with breezy winds and temperatures 15-35 degrees below normal in the Northern Plains. Out west, heavy mountain snow and some low elevation snow and freezing rain forecast as a warmer weather system interacts with the Arctic airmass. Read More >

Current conditions at

South Lake Tahoe, Lake Tahoe Airport (KTVL)

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

Overcast

34°F

1°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed calm
Barometer 30.02 in
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 07 Dec 5:25 pm PST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles W South Lake Tahoe CA

Winter Weather Advisory until December 8, 10:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until December 8, 10:00am

    NOW until
    10:00am Thu

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow.  High near 29. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow

    High: 29 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow.  Low around 24. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

    Snow

    Low: 24 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain and snow.  High near 36. Breezy, with a southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 36 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain.  Low around 35. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain and
    Windy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely
    and Breezy

    High: 38 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain and snow.  Low around 31. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain and snow.  High near 36. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 36 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 26 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow. High near 29. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tonight
Snow. Low around 24. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
Thursday
Rain and snow. High near 36. Breezy, with a southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Thursday Night
Rain. Low around 35. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Friday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Rain and snow. Low around 31. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday
Rain and snow. High near 36. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Sunday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Monday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. Breezy.
Monday Night
Rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 33. Breezy.
Tuesday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 38. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Breezy.
Wednesday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles W South Lake Tahoe CA
 38.94°N 120.11°W (Elev. 7041 ft)
2:09 pm PST Dec 7, 2016
5pm PST Dec 7, 2016-6pm PST Dec 14, 2016
 
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