Cold Temperatures and Some Snow

A strong cold front and low pressure system will press from the Central U.S. through the East over the next couple of days. The impressive cold front will allow a cold air mass to settle in east of the Rockies and numerous record low temperatures are likely the next few days, especially Wednesday morning. A streak of snow is also expected from the central Plains to northern New England. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

South Lake Tahoe, Lake Tahoe Airport (KTVL)

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

Clear

64°F

18°C

Humidity 18%
Wind Speed N 0 MPH
Barometer 30.17 in (1021.67 mb)
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Apr 03:25 PM PDT
Extended Forecast for

South Lake Tahoe CA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 38. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 4pm.  Snow level 7000 feet rising to 8100 feet in the afternoon. Increasing clouds, with a high near 57. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight.  Snow level 7800 feet lowering to 6600 feet after midnight . Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 36. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 55. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 36. North wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 36 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 59. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 39.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 39 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 62.

    Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 38. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 4pm. Snow level 7000 feet rising to 8100 feet in the afternoon. Increasing clouds, with a high near 57. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight. Snow level 7800 feet lowering to 6600 feet after midnight . Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 36. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 55. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36. North wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 59. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 62.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. Breezy.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Breezy.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Snow level 6400 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Monday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 44.
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Point Forecast:
South Lake Tahoe CA
 38.94°N 119.99°W (Elev. 6293 ft)
1:35 pm PDT Apr 19, 2021
4pm PDT Apr 19, 2021-6pm PDT Apr 26, 2021
 
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