Winter Storm Impacting the Central and Eastern U.S.; Another Winter Storm Moves into the West

A strengthening winter storm with trailing cold front will continue to progress across the central U.S. today then the eastern U.S. on Wednesday. Areas of heavy snow, severe thunderstorms, record high temperatures, high winds, and critical fire weather are expected due to the storm. Another storm system is likely to spread heavy rain and snow with strong winds across the West later this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

TAH-5201 Lake Forest (LIB32)

Lat: 39.18876°NLon: 120.11279°WElev: 6325.0ft.

NA

26°F

-3°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed NNW 0 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 27 Feb 05:10 AM PST
Extended Forecast for

Tahoe City CA

Winter Storm Watch February 29, 04:00am until March 3, 10:00am
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 42. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 19. West wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 19 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 46. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Breezy.
    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 31 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow likely, mainly after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Windy

    High: 37 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Widespread blowing snow. Low around 29. Windy, with a southwest wind 30 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 10 to 14 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Widespread blowing snow. High near 33. Windy.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 10 to 16 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    High: 33 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Widespread blowing snow. Cloudy, with a low around 21. Windy.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 21 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 26. Breezy.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    High: 26 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 42. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the morning.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 19. West wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 46. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Thursday
Snow likely, mainly after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Thursday Night
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Widespread blowing snow. Low around 29. Windy, with a southwest wind 30 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 10 to 14 inches possible.
Friday
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Widespread blowing snow. High near 33. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 10 to 16 inches possible.
Friday Night
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Widespread blowing snow. Cloudy, with a low around 21. Windy.
Saturday
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 26. Breezy.
Saturday Night
Snow likely, mainly before 10pm. The snow could be heavy at times. Patchy blowing snow before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Sunday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 29.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 9.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.
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Point Forecast:
Tahoe City CA
 39.16°N 120.16°W (Elev. 6385 ft)
2:41 am PST Feb 27, 2024
5am PST Feb 27, 2024-6pm PST Mar 4, 2024
 
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