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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

63°F

17°C

Humidity 27%
Wind Speed SW 16 G 25 MPH
Barometer 29.75 in (1006.0 mb)
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Apr 6:56 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 after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Windy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    and Windy

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy blowing dust. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 30 mph decreasing to 10 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 60 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    and Windy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 85. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 84. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy blowing dust after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Windy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.
Tonight
Patchy blowing dust. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 30 mph decreasing to 10 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 60 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 85. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 84. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 77. North northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 52. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 80. North northwest wind around 10 mph becoming south southwest in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 55. North wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest in the evening.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 84. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the morning.
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Point Forecast:
Ridgecrest CA
 35.62°N 117.68°W (Elev. 2293 ft)
6:55 am PDT Apr 24, 2017
7am PDT Apr 24, 2017-6pm PDT Apr 30, 2017
 
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