Preview of NWS' New Point Forecast Icons
Effective July 7, 2015, NWS will implement changes to the icons depicted on all of its Point Forecast pages. Highlights will include new icons with increased clarity, 6-hour increments for rapidly changing weather and new color blocks to highlight forecast hazards.

You may preview these updates in real time for this location. View additional details, and send any comments to icons@noaa.gov.

Please note the preview site is not operational, so performance may be slow during periods of peak access.

Severe weather possible on Saturday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center in Norman, Oklahoma expects severe weather to be possible on Saturday. The three main areas of concern are in portions of the Plains, Gulf Coast, and Western U.S. The area of greatest concern is in the Central Plains where a slight risk of severe weather is expected. In this area, damaging winds, large hail and even an isolated tornado can not be ruled out.
Read More...

Current conditions at

South Lake Tahoe, Lake Tahoe Airport (KTVL)

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

Fair

80°F

27°C

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed VRBL 5 MPH
Barometer 30.18 in (1014.9 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 03 Jul 2:53 pm PDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles WNW South Lake Tahoe CA

  • This
    Afternoon

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 52 °F

  • Sunday

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Isolated Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 51 °F

  • Monday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 75 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 48 °F

  • Tuesday

    Slight Chance Showers

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. West wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Independence Day
Isolated showers, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
  Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
6 Miles WNW South Lake Tahoe CA
 38.97°N 120.08°W (Elev. 6230 ft)
6:40 am PDT Jul 3, 2015
4pm PDT Jul 3, 2015-6pm PDT Jul 9, 2015
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Graph

National Digital Forecast Database