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Multi Day Severe Weather Event Underway across the Gulf Coast and Southeast

Severe thunderstorms with very large hail, damaging winds and isolated tornadoes will be possible across portions of the Lower Mississippi Valley and Central Gulf Coast into Sunday morning. The threat will shift to the southeast coast to central Florida Sunday. Meanwhile in the west, heavy rain and mountain snow will continue from California to the southern Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

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

Partly Cloudy

9°C

49°F

Humidity 46%
Wind Speed W 22 G 32 MPH
Barometer 29.78 in (1008.7 mb)
Dewpoint -2°C (29°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill6°C (42°F)
Last update 21 Jan 10:56 am PST
Extended Forecast for

Ridgecrest CA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 12. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 12 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of rain after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. South wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 6 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain.  High near 12. Breezy, with a south wind 25 to 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    High: 12 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain before 10pm, then showers after 10pm.  Low around 6. Breezy, with a south southwest wind around 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    Low: 6 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 12. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 25 to 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h.  New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 12 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. West wind 25 to 30 km/h decreasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 2 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of rain and snow showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 12. Northwest wind 15 to 20 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 30 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 12 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 2. West northwest wind around 10 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 2 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 12. North wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 12 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 12. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of rain after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. South wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Sunday
Rain. High near 12. Breezy, with a south wind 25 to 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Sunday Night
Rain before 10pm, then showers after 10pm. Low around 6. Breezy, with a south southwest wind around 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 12. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 25 to 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. West wind 25 to 30 km/h decreasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.
Tuesday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 12. Northwest wind 15 to 20 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 30 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 2. West northwest wind around 10 km/h.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 12. North wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 3. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west in the evening.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 13. North wind around 10 km/h.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 3. North northeast wind around 10 km/h becoming west northwest in the evening.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 13. North northeast wind around 10 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
Ridgecrest CA
 35.62°N 117.68°W (Elev. 699 m)
10:55 am PST Jan 21, 2017
11am PST Jan 21, 2017-6pm PST Jan 27, 2017
 
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