Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain for the South-Central U.S.

Rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms and heavy rain with flooding are likely today across the south-central U.S. This trend of repeated storms and precipitation may continue through early to mid week across the region toward the western Gulf Coast increasing the likelihood for more flood potential. Also, elevated fire weather conditions are expected the next couple of days in the Southwest. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

South Lake Tahoe, Lake Tahoe Airport (KTVL)

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

Mostly Clear

61°F

16°C

Humidity 41%
Wind Speed NNE 10 MPH
Barometer 30.01 in (1016.26 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 May 02:55 PM PDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SW South Lake Tahoe CA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 63. North wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 40. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 70. Light west wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 35. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light southwest  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 35 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 69. Light southwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 38. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 61. Breezy.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 61 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 35. Breezy.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 35 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of snow showers, mainly after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. Breezy.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. North wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 40. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 70. Light west wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light southwest in the evening.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 69. Light southwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 38. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 61. Breezy.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35. Breezy.
Thursday
A chance of snow showers, mainly after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. Breezy.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of snow showers before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Friday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 55.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SW South Lake Tahoe CA
 38.91°N 120.01°W (Elev. 6362 ft)
12:53 pm PDT May 16, 2021
3pm PDT May 16, 2021-6pm PDT May 22, 2021
 
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