Lake Tahoe weather: Slight chance of snow on South Shore today |

Lake Tahoe weather: Slight chance of snow on South Shore today

Fresh snow falls at Sierra-at-Tahoe Monday, Feb. 12.
Sierra-at-Tahoe via Twitter

There is a slight chance of isolated snow showers at Lake Tahoe Wednesday evening.

According to the National Weather Service in Reno, there is a 20 percent chance of snow in South Lake Tahoe. Across the lake in Incline Village, the forecast calls for increasing cloud coverage but no precipitation Wednesday evening.

A lake wind advisory is in effect for Tahoe from 1-10 p.m. Wednesday. Gusts could be as strong as 35 mph, according to the weather service. South Lake Tahoe is forecast to see a high temperature of 41 degrees and a low of 21, while Incline Village is expected to see a high of 36 degrees and a low of 20.

South Shore and Incline Village will see sunny conditions starting Thursday and lasting through most of President’s Day weekend. There is a slight chance of snow in the forecast for Lake Tahoe on Monday.

South Shore ski resorts reported light snow totals from a storm earlier this week. On Wednesday morning Heavenly Mountain Resort reported 4 inches of new snow in 48 hours, Sierra-at-Tahoe reported 1 inch and Kirkwood Mountain Resort reported 2 inches.

Diamond Peak Ski Resort did not report any new snow in the last 48 hours.

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