Arctic Front Slides Southward; Heavy Rainfall Potential Across the South and for Hawaii

An arctic front will slowly drift southward this weekend. This will focus snow, locally heavy, from the Intermountain West, Rockies, Plains, and Great Lakes and eventually into the Northeast. Dangerously cold wind chills behind this arctic front are forecast for most of the Plains this weekend. Moisture will increase across the Gulf Coast and the State of Hawaii where flooding concerns increase. Read More >

Current conditions at

South Lake Tahoe, Lake Tahoe Airport (KTVL)

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

Mist

8°F

-13°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed N 0 MPH
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.58 mb)
Dewpoint 5°F (-15°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 28 Jan 04:53 AM PST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SW South Lake Tahoe CA

Winter Weather Advisory January 29, 04:00am until January 29, 07:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 42. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of snow after 4am.  Mostly clear, with a low around 18. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Mostly Clear
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 18 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow, mainly between 7am and 4pm. The snow could be heavy at times.  High near 30. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow

    High: 30 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. East wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 1 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. East wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 21 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 0. East wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 0 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 42. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the morning.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of snow after 4am. Mostly clear, with a low around 18. South wind 10 to 15 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday
Snow, mainly between 7am and 4pm. The snow could be heavy at times. High near 30. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. East wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. East wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 0. East wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 44.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Friday
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SW South Lake Tahoe CA
 38.91°N 120.01°W (Elev. 6362 ft)
3:20 am PST Jan 28, 2023
5am PST Jan 28, 2023-6pm PST Feb 3, 2023
 
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