Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain possible today across portions of the central plains and Midwest. Warming trend in the Pacific Northwest.

Numerous showers and thunderstorms are expected this afternoon and evening across the central Plains into portions of the Midwest. Severe thunderstorms are possible, along with heavy rain that may lead to flash flooding in some areas. The Pacific Northwest will see a steady warming trend through the week. Temperatures will rise to 10 to 15 degrees above average by Wednesday and Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

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

Fair

20°C

68°F

Humidity 35%
Wind Speed calm
Barometer 30.02 in (1014.3 mb)
Dewpoint 4°C (39°F)
Visibility 14 km
Last update 24 Aug 5:56 am PDT
Extended Forecast for

Ridgecrest CA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny and hot, with a high near 39. West southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east in the morning.

    Hot

    High: 39 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 23. South southwest wind 15 to 25 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 23 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 38. Southwest wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming south southeast in the morning.

    Hot

    High: 38 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 22. South wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 22 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 37. South southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 37 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 22. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Clear

    Low: 22 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 37. West wind around 10 km/h becoming south southeast in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 37 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 22. South southeast wind around 10 km/h becoming west in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 22 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 38. Northwest wind around 10 km/h becoming south southeast in the morning.

    Hot

    High: 38 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny and hot, with a high near 39. West southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east in the morning.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 23. South southwest wind 15 to 25 km/h.
Thursday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 38. Southwest wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming south southeast in the morning.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 22. South wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 37. South southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 22. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 37. West wind around 10 km/h becoming south southeast in the morning.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 22. South southeast wind around 10 km/h becoming west in the evening.
Sunday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 38. Northwest wind around 10 km/h becoming south southeast in the morning.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 23. South southeast wind around 10 km/h becoming west in the evening.
Monday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 39. West northwest wind around 10 km/h becoming southwest in the morning.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 23. West wind around 10 km/h.
Tuesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 40. Southwest wind around 10 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
Ridgecrest CA
 35.62°N 117.68°W (Elev. 699 m)
5:55 am PDT Aug 24, 2016
6am PDT Aug 24, 2016-6pm PDT Aug 30, 2016
 
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