Critical Fire Weather Concerns in the Plains; Powerful Storm in the West; Heavy Lake-Effect Snow Downwind of the Great Lakes

Very warm, dry air combined with winds gusting as high as 30 mph will support critical fire weather concerns across the central Plains through this afternoon. In the west, blizzard conditions in the mountains and heavy coastal rain will prevail through the weekend. Hazardous travel is anticipated. Lake-effect snow will develop over the upper parts of Michigan and southeast Lake Ontario today. Read More >

Current conditions at

South Lake Tahoe, Lake Tahoe Airport (KTVL)

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

snow,ice fog

31°F

-1°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed SSW 10 MPH
Barometer 29.82 in (1009.82 mb)
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 0.50 mi
Wind Chill22°F (-6°C)
Last update 01 Mar 01:53 AM PST
Extended Forecast for

South Lake Tahoe CA

Blizzard Warning until March 3, 10:00am
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Blizzard Warning
  •  
    Blizzard Warning until March 3, 10:00am

    NOW until
    10:00am Sun

    Blizzard Warning

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Patchy blowing snow after 4am. Low around 28. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 6 to 10 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 28 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 7am. High near 34. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 10 to 14 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    High: 34 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Widespread blowing snow. Low around 22. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 19 to 25 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 22 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 4pm. High near 28. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 10 to 16 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    High: 28 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Areas of blowing snow before 4am. Low around 20. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 8 to 12 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 20 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow likely, mainly before 4pm.  Patchy blowing snow before 10am, then patchy blowing snow after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 27 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow before 10pm.  Patchy blowing snow before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Breezy.  New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 17 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Patchy blowing snow after 4am. Low around 28. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 6 to 10 inches possible.
Friday
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 7am. High near 34. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 10 to 14 inches possible.
Friday Night
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Widespread blowing snow. Low around 22. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 19 to 25 inches possible.
Saturday
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 4pm. High near 28. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 10 to 16 inches possible.
Saturday Night
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Areas of blowing snow before 4am. Low around 20. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 8 to 12 inches possible.
Sunday
Snow likely, mainly before 4pm. Patchy blowing snow before 10am, then patchy blowing snow after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow before 10pm. Patchy blowing snow before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Breezy. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Monday Night
A slight chance of snow after 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Tuesday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 38.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Wednesday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 37.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 35.
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Point Forecast:
South Lake Tahoe CA
 38.94°N 119.99°W (Elev. 6293 ft)
2:07 am PST Mar 1, 2024
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