Weather Map & Summary

Pacific Central US Geo Color And IR Satellite

North Lake Tahoe 7 Day Weather Forecast

Reno 7 Day Weather Forecast

South Lake Tahoe 7 Day Weather Forecast

Carson City 7 Day Weather Forecast

Weather Map And Summary Description

The letter, L on the map represents low pressure and the letter H on the map represents high-pressure. The blue lines with triangles on them represent a cold front and the red lines with half circles on them represent a warm front. A stationary front will be a red and blue line with alternating blue triangles and red half circles. An occluded front will be indicated by a purple line with purple half circles and purple triangles. The polar jetstream is indicated by yellow arrows and the longer the arrows, the stronger, the jetstream. Green arrows represent the tropical jetstream, which is shown much less frequently as the polar jet is much more pronounced, especially in the winter months. A trough of low pressure is indicated by light blue dashed line. The satellite and weather map is prepared for the following downtown areas: Kings Beach, Tahoe City, Truckee, incline Village, South Lake Tahoe, Reno, Carson, City, Minden, Dayton, Fernley, Fallon, Silver, Springs, an Yerington. The date and time that the satellite picture was taken are indicated in green writing on the map. The summary portion of this page which is below, will be discussed in the context of a seven day forecast period.

Tahoe-Reno-Carson Weather Map And Summary
Prepared for the downtown areas of King Beach, Tahoe City, Truckee, Incline Village,
South Lake Tahoe, Reno, Carson City, Minden, Dayton, Fernley, Fallon, Silver Springs and Yerington

Short Range (Monday through Thursday): Mostly fair to fair skies with warming temperatures due to high-pressure over the eastern Pacific.

Long Range (Friday through Sunday): Another storm system dropping out of the north is expected to move down the California coast bringing a minor chance of rain for Tahoe at lake level Friday and Friday night and cloudy with a chance of rain/snow Saturday and Saturday night. For the remaining above areas mostly, cloudy skies are expected Friday and Friday night. And Saturday and Saturday night the remaining above area should see minor chance of rain. Partly cloudy on Sunday and Sunday night as this storm system moves southeast of the area.