Greater Lake Tahoe Area
Lake Wind Advisory
Statement as of 2:20 PM PST en Diciembre 08, 2013
... Lake Wind Advisory in effect from 10 PM this evening to 10 am
PST Monday for Lake Tahoe...
The National Weather Service in Reno has issued a lake Wind
Advisory for Lake Tahoe... which is in effect from 10 PM this
evening to 10 am PST Monday.
* Winds: becoming east 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 35 mph after midnight.
* Wave heights: building to 2 to 3 feet with highest waves on the
* Small boats will be prone to capsizing and should remain off
lake waters until conditions improve.
Check our website at weather.Gov/Reno or listen to NOAA Weather
Radio for updates on this situation.
Statement as of 12:37 am PST on December 08, 2013
... Record low temperature set at South Lake Tahoe CA...
a record low temperature of -3 degrees was set at South Lake Tahoe CA yesterday.
This breaks the old record of -2 set in 1998.
Public Information Statement
Statement as of 10:51 am PST on December 8, 2013
... Below zero in many locations this morning...
Very cold Continental air from Canada has settled into eastern
California and western Nevada. The cold Canadian air combined with
extensive snow cover has brought below to well below zero
temperatures to many valleys this morning.
Below is a list of some low temperatures this morning... with
potential records indicated with asterisks. Note that only Reno...
South Lake Tahoe... Lovelock... Bridgeport... Susanville... and
Cedarville were checked for records as not all sites have reliable
Location (source) low temp (dec 8)
Surprise Valley (raws)-22
Ash Valley (raws)-26
Sattley - Sierra Valley (public) -16
Susanville fd (NWS coop observer)-7
Baron (raws) -20
South Lake Tahoe (asos)**-17
Tahoe City cg (NWS coop observer)-4
Bodie (NWS coop observer)-25
Bridgeport (NWS coop observer) -10
Mammoth Lakes rs (NWS coop observer) -5
Lee Vining (NWS coop observer) 7
Near Reno-Carson City
Cold Springs valley (spotter) -19
Stead fd (NWS coop observer)-8
Spanish Springs (NWS coop observer)-7
Carson Valley (ndot) -2
Reno Airport (asos)-1
Carson City fd (NWS coop observer) 3
Western Nevada basin and range
Lovelock Airport (asos)*** -11
Silver Springs Airport (awos) -8
Fallon (asos) 2
*not the official observing site for Cedarville which reports on
Monday morning. However... -7 is the old record (2009) so it is
likely that a record was set.
**Beats the old record of -11 set in 2009. Period of record
***Beats the old record of -13 set in 2009. Period of record
1968-2013. Note that this temperature was reported at the
Lovelock Airport with records for the town of Lovelock... however
they should be very similar.
Nearby Radar Stations
- Alpine Meadows
- Alpine Village
- Camp Richardson
- Carnelian Bay
- Donner Lake
- Echo Lake
- Fallen Leaf
- Hope Valley
- Kings Beach
- Meeks Bay
- Olympic Valley
- South Lake Tahoe
- Tahoe City
- Tahoe Donner
- Tahoe Paradise
- Tahoe Pines
- Tahoe Vista
- Twin Bridges