Weekend weather: Rain/snow mix possible; little to no accumulation
LAKE TAHOE – The region could be in for a wet weekend, according to the National Weather Service in Reno.
The forecast calls for a chance of a rain/snow mix on Saturday on Sunday, with snow levels hovering between 7,000 and 6,500 feet. However, according to NWS, little to no snow accumulation is expected at lake level.
Temperatures could get as high as 50 on Saturday, NWS reports, and should be in the upper-30s to lower-40s into next week.
Below is an extended forecast from http://www.noaa.gov.
Saturday: A chance of rain after 10 a.m., mixing with snow after 4 p.m. Snow level 7000 feet. Cloudy, with a high near 50. Southwest wind between 5 and 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30 percent. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday Night: A chance of rain and snow before 10 p.m., then rain. Snow level 6,500 feet. Low around 30. Southwest wind between 10 and 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80 percent. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday: Rain and snow showers. Snow level 6,600 feet. High near 46. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80 percent. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday Night: Snow. Low around 25. Chance of precipitation is 80 percent. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Monday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 37. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Monday Night: A slight chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.
Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 47.
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