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Storm system to bring heavy rainfall and the potential for flash flooding over the southern Mid Atlantic and Southeast U.S.

A slow moving low pressure system will bring the threat for heavy rainfall, flash flooding, and a few strong to severe thunderstorms into Tuesday. The main threat areas include the southern Mid Atlantic and Southeast U.S. Excessive runoff may lead to flooding of low lying areas, rivers, and streams. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

Lat: 35.68639°NLon: 117.69°WElev: 2283ft.

Mostly Cloudy

22°C

71°F

Humidity 21%
Wind Speed S 29 G 40 MPH
Barometer 29.73 in (1005.3 mb)
Dewpoint -2°C (29°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 24 Apr 9:56 am PDT
Extended Forecast for

Ridgecrest CA

Wind Advisory until April 25, 05:00am
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Wind Advisory
  •  
    Wind Advisory until April 25, 05:00am

    NOW until
    5:00am Tue

    Wind Advisory

  • Today

    Today: Patchy blowing dust. Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 20 to 30 km/h becoming west 35 to 45 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 85 km/h.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    and Breezy

    High: 27 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy blowing dust. Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. Windy, with a west wind 40 to 50 km/h decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 100 km/h.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    and Windy

    Low: 13 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 26. West southwest wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming east southeast in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 30 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 26 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. West wind 10 to 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 25 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 29. Northwest wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming south southwest in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 29 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 14. West wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 14 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 29. West southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 29 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 14. West northwest wind 25 to 30 km/h decreasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 14 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy blowing dust. Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 20 to 30 km/h becoming west 35 to 45 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 85 km/h.
Tonight
Patchy blowing dust. Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. Windy, with a west wind 40 to 50 km/h decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 100 km/h.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 26. West southwest wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming east southeast in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 30 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. West wind 10 to 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 25 km/h.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 29. Northwest wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming south southwest in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 14. West wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 29. West southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 14. West northwest wind 25 to 30 km/h decreasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 25. North northwest wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 11. North northwest wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 27. North northwest wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming south southwest in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 30 km/h.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 13. North wind around 10 km/h becoming west northwest in the evening.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 29. North northwest wind around 10 km/h becoming east southeast in the morning.
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Point Forecast:
Ridgecrest CA
 35.62°N 117.68°W (Elev. 699 m)
8:56 am PDT Apr 24, 2017
10am PDT Apr 24, 2017-6pm PDT Apr 30, 2017
 
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