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Heavy rain and severe weather possible from the northern/central Plains to the Upper Midwest

Heavy rainfall and severe thunderstorms are expected across portions of the northern and central Plains, pushing eastward into the Upper Midwest by Wednesday. These severe thunderstorms may be capable of producing large hail and damaging winds, and possibly some tornadoes. Read More >

Current conditions at

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

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

Fair

95°F

35°C

Humidity 5%
Wind Speed VRBL 5 MPH
Barometer 29.88 in (1009.0 mb)
Dewpoint 13°F (-11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index90°F (32°C)
Last update 27 Jun 10:56 am PDT
Extended Forecast for

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  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny and hot, with a high near 105. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Hot

    High: 105 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 70. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 104. Light south wind becoming west southwest 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Hot

    High: 104 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 70. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Clear and
    Breezy then
    Clear

    Low: 70 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 105. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.

    Hot

    High: 105 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 72. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 72 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 106. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 106 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 73. South southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 73 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 106. South wind around 5 mph.

    Hot

    High: 106 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny and hot, with a high near 105. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 70. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 104. Light south wind becoming west southwest 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 70. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Thursday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 105. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 72. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 106. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 73. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 106. South wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 74. Southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Sunday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 104. South wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 73. South southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Monday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 103. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
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 35.62°N 117.68°W (Elev. 2293 ft)
11:28 am PDT Jun 27, 2017
12pm PDT Jun 27, 2017-6pm PDT Jul 3, 2017
 
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