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

Severe storms and heavy rains are likely in the Upper Midwest and Plains through this evening. A long duration heat wave will build across the West through next week with excessive heat watches/warnings in effect from the Southwest to Northwest. TS Josephine is forecast to pass well north of Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands while TS Kyle is forecast to move quickly away from land this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

South Lake Tahoe, Lake Tahoe Airport (KTVL)

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

Clear

63°F

17°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed N 0 MPH
Barometer 30.32 in (1026.75 mb)
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 14 Aug 10:15 PM PDT
Extended Forecast for

South Lake Tahoe CA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 58. Calm wind.

    Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 58. Calm wind.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
South Lake Tahoe CA
 38.94°N 119.99°W (Elev. 6293 ft)
8:45 pm PDT Aug 14, 2020
10pm PDT Aug 14, 2020-6pm PDT Aug 21, 2020
 
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