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Heavy Rains and Associated Flooding Across the Plains This Weekend

A slow-moving weather system with abundant moisture will bring heavy rainfall across portions of the Central and Southern Plains Saturday. Soils in the region are already saturated from recent rainfall, so flash flooding and river flooding is likely. Meanwhile, below normal temperatures settle over the northeast, with freeze warnings across much of New England into Saturday.
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Current conditions at

South Lake Tahoe, Lake Tahoe Airport (KTVL)

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

Lt Rain

47°F

8°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed S 5 MPH
Barometer 30.09 in (1015.6 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Wind Chill45°F (7°C)
Last update 22 May 11:53 pm PDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles WNW South Lake Tahoe CA

  • Overnight

    Isolated Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Showers

    Low: 36 °F

  • Saturday

    Scattered Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Isolated Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Showers

    Low: 35 °F

  • Sunday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 60 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 35 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 64 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 35 °F

  • Tuesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 62 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Isolated showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. West wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Isolated showers, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Light west wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Isolated showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light in the evening.
Memorial Day
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles WNW South Lake Tahoe CA
 38.99°N 120.09°W (Elev. 6230 ft)
8:02 pm PDT May 22, 2015
1am PDT May 23, 2015-6pm PDT May 29, 2015
 
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