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Sprawling Storm System Bringing Impactful Weather To Western and Central U.S. Through Midweek

A large storm system will extend from the West Coast to the Great Lakes during the next couple days bringing hazardous weather to many parts of the country. Heavy snow is expected in the higher terrain of the West, along with very strong winds. Snow and ice will disrupt travel in parts of the Midwest, and heavy rain could cause widespread flooding in the Mississippi Valley and Great Lakes. Read More >

Current conditions at

Bakersfield, Meadows Field Airport (KBFL)

Lat: 35.43361°NLon: 119.05667°WElev: 509ft.

A Few Clouds

6°C

43°F

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed NW 8 MPH
Barometer 29.94 in
Dewpoint -1°C (30°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill3°C (38°F)
Last update 19 Feb 2:20 am PST
Extended Forecast for

Bakersfield CA

Freeze Watch February 21, 12:00am until February 22, 08:00am
Hard Freeze Warning February 20, 12:00am until February 20, 08:00am
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Freeze Watch
Hard Freeze Warning
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. Breezy, with a northwest wind around 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 4 °C

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Partly sunny, with a high near 13. Northwest wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 13 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Widespread frost after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 0. North wind 15 to 20 km/h decreasing to 5 to 10 km/h in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Frost

    Low: 0 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Widespread frost before 10am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 13. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west in the morning.

    Frost then
    Sunny

    High: 13 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Areas of frost after 1am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around -1. West southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east in the evening.

    Clear then
    Areas Frost

    Low: -1 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Areas of frost before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 16. East southeast wind around 10 km/h becoming west southwest in the morning.

    Areas Frost
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 16 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 1. South wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming east in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 1 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 15. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 15 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. West northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming south southeast 5 to 10 km/h in the evening.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 4 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. Breezy, with a northwest wind around 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h.
Washington's Birthday
Partly sunny, with a high near 13. Northwest wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.
Monday Night
Widespread frost after midnight. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 0. North wind 15 to 20 km/h decreasing to 5 to 10 km/h in the evening.
Tuesday
Widespread frost before 10am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 13. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Areas of frost after 1am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around -1. West southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east in the evening.
Wednesday
Areas of frost before 10am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 16. East southeast wind around 10 km/h becoming west southwest in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 1. South wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming east in the evening.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 15. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west in the morning.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain. Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. West northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming south southeast 5 to 10 km/h in the evening.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 13. South wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming west in the morning.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 2. West northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming southeast in the evening.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 17. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southwest in the morning.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 3. Northwest wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming south southwest in the evening.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 18. East southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
Bakersfield CA
 35.38°N 119.03°W (Elev. 122 m)
1:55 am PST Feb 19, 2018
2am PST Feb 19, 2018-6pm PST Feb 25, 2018
 
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