Wet Pattern Continues From the Northwest To Rockies; Major Storm System To Develop On Thursday Across Southern Plains

A vigorous system will slide from the Northwest to the Rockies on Wednesday to keep intact the wet pattern across the extended region. Heavy to excessive rain, intense mountain snow and high winds are possible before the next system arrives on Friday. The same system will evolve into a major storm on Thursday across the southern Plains for a widespread rain event for the South and East. Read More >

Current conditions at

South Lake Tahoe, Lake Tahoe Airport (KTVL)

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

Fog

27°F

-3°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed SSW 3 MPH
Barometer 30.29 in
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Last update 12 Dec 8:07 am PST
Extended Forecast for

South Lake Tahoe CA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 45. West wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 27. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 27 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 47. South wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. South wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of rain after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 50. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Breezy.
    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 50 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain and snow before 10pm, then a chance of snow.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy then
    Chance Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain and snow after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 45. West wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 27. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 47. South wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. South wind around 5 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of rain after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 50. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow before 10pm, then a chance of snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow before 10pm, then a chance of rain between 10pm and 4am, then a chance of rain and snow after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Monday
A chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 42.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 47.
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Point Forecast:
South Lake Tahoe CA
 38.94°N 119.99°W (Elev. 6293 ft)
4:04 am PST Dec 12, 2018
8am PST Dec 12, 2018-6pm PST Dec 18, 2018
 
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