South Lake Tahoe, CA (96150)

4:54 PM PDT on August 28, 2015 (GMT -0700)
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Location: South Lake Tahoe, CA
Elevation: 6549 ft
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Elev 6549 ft 38.86 °N, 120.04 °W | Updated 3 seconds ago

Clear
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76.2 °F
Feels Like 77 °F
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0.0
Wind Variable Wind from NNW
Gusts 6.0 mph

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--% Chance of Precip.
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6:25 AM 7:36 PM
Waxing Gibbous, 99% visible
Pressure 30.01 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 77 °F
Dew Point 40 °F
Humidity 27%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 6 out of 12
Pollen 7.80 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Not available.
METAR KTVL 282253Z AUTO VRB05G20KT 10SM CLR 27/02 A3019 RMK AO2 SLP162 T02720017
Pressure 30.01 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 77 °F
Dew Point 40 °F
Humidity 27%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 6 out of 12
Pollen 7.80 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Not available.
METAR KTVL 282253Z AUTO VRB05G20KT 10SM CLR 27/02 A3019 RMK AO2 SLP162 T02720017

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Wind Advisory, Lake Wind Advisory
Statement as of 1:59 PM PDT on August 28, 2015

... Wind Advisory remains in effect from 2 am to 11 am PDT
Saturday...
... Lake Wind Advisory remains in effect from 11 am Saturday to
3 am PDT Sunday...

A Wind Advisory remains in effect from 2 am to 11 am PDT
Saturday. A lake Wind Advisory remains in effect from 11 am
Saturday to 3 am PDT Sunday.

* Winds: southwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 50 mph decreasing
Saturday afternoon to 15 to 25 with gusts to 40 mph.

* Wave heights on lake tahoe: 2 to 5 feet with highest waves on
north and east shores.

* Small boats will be prone to capsizing and should remain off
lake waters until conditions improve.

* Other impacts: winds will be capable of bringing down tree
limbs and may blow away unsecured outdoor items like patio
furniture or camping gear.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Motorists... especially in high profile vehicles... should use
caution and remain alert for sudden gusts or cross winds. Secure
outdoor gear such as camping gear and patio furniture. Tree limbs
may be blown down as well due to denser foliage.

Check our website at weather.Gov/Reno or listen to NOAA Weather
Radio for updates on this situation.






Fire Weather Warning
Statement as of 2:55 PM PDT on August 28, 2015

... Red flag warning remains in effect from 4 am to 6 PM PDT
Saturday for strong winds and low fuel moistures for the eastern
Sierra and much of western Nevada...

* affected area... fire zone 273 Mono-eastern alpine counties...
fire zone 450 western Nevada Sierra front... fire zone 453 west
central Nevada basin and range and fire zone 459 Mineral and
southern Lyon counties.

* Winds... southwest to west 15 to 30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.
Locally stronger gusts up to 60 mph in wind prone areas. Sierra
ridge wind gusts up to 70 mph.

* Humidity... limited recovery between 30 and 45 percent
tonight... then lowering to between 15 and 25 percent on
Saturday. Driest conditions expected Saturday afternoon near
and east of Highway 95.

* Impacts... although daytime humidity values will be higher than
is typical for August... the duration and strength of winds
along with the low fuel moistures will create critical fire
weather conditions.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
will occur. Continue to check weather.Gov/Reno for updates.



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