Dangerous Heat Wave for the West; Severe Storms and Heavy Rain for Upper Midwest

A sweltering and long duration heat wave will build across the West this weekend through much of next week. Excessive heat warnings/watches along with heat advisories are in effect from the Southwest to the Northwest. Dangerous heat is also persisting across the southern Plains. Meanwhile, severe storms are likely in the Upper Midwest with heavy rain/flooding, damaging winds, hail, and tornadoes. Read More >

Current conditions at

TAH7300-DL Bliss (LIB02)

Lat: 38.97561°NLon: 120.10027°WElev: 6827ft.

NA

19°C

66°F

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed NNW 2 MPH
Barometer 1002.71 mb
Dewpoint 8°C (47°F)
Visibility NA
Last update 14 Aug 08:50 AM PDT
Extended Forecast for

9 Miles W South Lake Tahoe CA

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. Southeast wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming west in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 21 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Clear, with a low around 14. West wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Clear

    Low: 14 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 22. South wind 10 to 20 km/h.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 22 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. West wind 20 to 25 km/h becoming northwest 10 to 15 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming southwest 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 22 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. West wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming east after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 22.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 22 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 22.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 22 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. Southeast wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming west in the afternoon.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Clear, with a low around 14. West wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south in the evening.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 22. South wind 10 to 20 km/h.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. West wind 20 to 25 km/h becoming northwest 10 to 15 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming southwest 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. West wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming east after midnight.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 22.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 22.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 15.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 22.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 14.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 22.
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Point Forecast:
9 Miles W South Lake Tahoe CA
 38.96°N 120.14°W (Elev. 2541 m)
1:50 am PDT Aug 14, 2020
9am PDT Aug 14, 2020-6pm PDT Aug 20, 2020
 
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