Flash Flood Risk in the Mid-Atlantic; Storms in the High Plains; Critical Fire Weather Threats in the West

Heavy rain and thunderstorms will pose a flash flood risk for the Mid-Atlantic. Severe thunderstorms are possible through Friday from the northern and central Plains to the Upper Midwest. Elevated and critical fire weather conditions with isolated dry thunderstorm potential across a large part of the West. Above average temperatures are expected in the Southern Plains and Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

South Lake Tahoe, Lake Tahoe Airport (KTVL)

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

Clear

77°F

25°C

Humidity 22%
Wind Speed SW 6 MPH
Barometer 30.19 in (1022.35 mb)
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index77°F (25°C)
Last update 12 Aug 05:15 PM PDT
Extended Forecast for

South Lake Tahoe CA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 48. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 76. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light southwest  in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Sunny then
    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 48. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 76. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west in the morning.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light southwest in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Sunday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Sunday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 79.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
South Lake Tahoe CA
 38.94°N 119.99°W (Elev. 6293 ft)
2:03 pm PDT Aug 12, 2020
5pm PDT Aug 12, 2020-6pm PDT Aug 19, 2020
 
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