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Significant winter storm to bring heavy snow and ice from the Plains to the upper Midwest, Great Lakes and New England

A strong low pressure system will bring heavy snow, ice, and strong winds from the Plains to the upper Midwest, and western Great Lakes through tonight. Treacherous travel conditions are expected. Wintry precipitation will expand into portions of New England Tuesday into Tuesday night. An inclement pattern will also persist from northern California to the Pacific Northwest into the weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

South Lake Tahoe, Lake Tahoe Airport (KTVL)

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

A Few Clouds

39°F

4°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed S 8 MPH
Barometer 30.22 in
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill33°F (1°C)
Last update 22 Jan 2:05 pm PST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles W South Lake Tahoe CA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 38. Southwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated Snow
    Showers

    High: 38 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. South wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. Windy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.  New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 44 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Snow.  Low around 25. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 8 to 12 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Breezy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow showers likely, mainly after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 27 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 17 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 33.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 38. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. South wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. Windy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Wednesday Night
Snow. Low around 25. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 8 to 12 inches possible.
Thursday
Snow showers likely, mainly after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Thursday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 33.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 44.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles W South Lake Tahoe CA
 38.94°N 120.11°W (Elev. 7041 ft)
3:06 am PST Jan 22, 2018
2pm PST Jan 22, 2018-6pm PST Jan 28, 2018
 
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