Hazardous Heat in the Western U.S.; Heavy Rain and Flooding Potential in the Southern Rockies

Widespread high temperatures in the 90s with heat indices exceeding 100 degrees will persist across the western U.S. this weekend into next week. Some daily high temperature records are forecast to be tied or broken. Monsoon conditions continue to linger across the Southern Rockies posing a heavy rainfall threat which may lead to additional flash flooding concerns. Read More >

Current conditions at

South Lake Tahoe, Lake Tahoe Airport (KTVL)

Lat: 38.89836°NLon: 119.99615°WElev: 6257.0ft.

Clear

81°F

27°C

Humidity 32%
Wind Speed N 4 MPH
Barometer 30.31 in (1026.41 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 20 Jul 12:05 PM PDT
Extended Forecast for

South Lake Tahoe CA

  • This Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Northeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    High: 90 °F

    Chance
    Showers

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 50. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Low: 50 °F

    Mostly Clear

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 90. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    High: 90 °F

    Sunny

  • Sunday Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light southwest  in the evening.

    Low: 51 °F

    Mostly Clear

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Sunny, with a high near 90. Light southwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    High: 90 °F

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

  • Monday Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 52. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Low: 52 °F

    Mostly Clear

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.

    High: 92 °F

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

  • Tuesday Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51.

    Low: 51 °F

    Mostly Clear

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.

    High: 90 °F

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 50. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 90. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light southwest in the evening.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Sunny, with a high near 90. Light southwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
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ABOUT THIS FORECAST

 
Point Forecast:
South Lake Tahoe CA
 38.91°N 119.98°W (Elev. 6312 ft)
10:41 am PDT Jul 20, 2024
12pm PDT Jul 20, 2024-6pm PDT Jul 26, 2024
 
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