Heavy Mountain Snow and High Winds Shifts into the Intermountain West and Plains

A storm system will move bring heavy mountain snow and high winds to the Intermountain West and the Plains. Locally heavy rain from a nearly stalled front on the southern California coastline could cause flash flooding. A new storm will drop south along the West Coast and is expected to bring additional heavy mountain snow, especially, in California. Read More >

Current conditions at

South Lake Tahoe, Lake Tahoe Airport (KTVL)

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

Clear

-16°C

3°F

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed S 5 MPH
Barometer 30.0 in (1015.92 mb)
Dewpoint -18°C (-0°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-22°C (-7°F)
Last update 02 Dec 04:05 AM PST
Extended Forecast for

South Lake Tahoe CA

Winter Storm Watch December 3, 04:00am until December 5, 04:00am
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 4. South wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming northeast in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 4 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around -9. South wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 15 to 20 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -9 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely before 10am, then rain.  High near 7. South wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one centimeter possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Rain

    High: 7 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain and snow before 10pm, then snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain between 10pm and 1am, then snow after 1am.  Low around -4. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 centimeters possible.

    Wintry Mix

    Low: -4 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow before 7am, then snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain between 7am and 10am, then snow after 10am.  High near 4. Southwest wind around 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 6 to 10 centimeters possible.

    Wintry Mix
    then Snow

    High: 4 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 centimeters possible.

    Wintry Mix
    Likely

    Low: -7 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly before 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 2. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 centimeters possible.

    Chance Snow

    High: 2 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of snow before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -12.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -12 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 1.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 1 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 4. South wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming northeast in the morning.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around -9. South wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 15 to 20 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h.
Saturday
Snow likely before 10am, then rain. High near 7. South wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one centimeter possible.
Saturday Night
Rain and snow before 10pm, then snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain between 10pm and 1am, then snow after 1am. Low around -4. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 centimeters possible.
Sunday
Snow before 7am, then snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain between 7am and 10am, then snow after 10am. High near 4. Southwest wind around 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 6 to 10 centimeters possible.
Sunday Night
Snow likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 centimeters possible.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly before 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 2. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 centimeters possible.
Monday Night
A slight chance of snow before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -12.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 1.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -13.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 2.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -12.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 3.
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Point Forecast:
South Lake Tahoe CA
 38.91°N 119.98°W (Elev. 1924 m)
3:40 am PST Dec 2, 2022
4am PST Dec 2, 2022-6pm PST Dec 8, 2022
 
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