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Active Weather Pattern in the West and into the Central U.S.

A series of weather systems will bring locally heavy rain, 1 to 3 feet of mountain snow, and strong winds up to 75 mph across the western states. Later this weekend and early next week, a strong low pressure system will spread wintry conditions and strong winds from the Plains into the Upper Midwest. Strengthening winds in the Southern Plains will increase fire weather threats. Warmer in the east. Read More >

Current conditions at

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

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

Mostly Cloudy

58°F

14°C

Humidity 47%
Wind Speed S 14 MPH
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.4 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Jan 8:56 pm PST
Extended Forecast for

Ridgecrest CA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 61. West southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. West northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 31. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 31 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 56. West wind around 5 mph becoming south in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. South wind around 5 mph becoming west in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. West wind around 5 mph becoming south in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 61. West southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. West northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 31. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 56. West wind around 5 mph becoming south in the morning.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. South wind around 5 mph becoming west in the evening.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. West wind around 5 mph becoming south in the morning.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest in the evening.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 60. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east northeast in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest in the evening.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Ridgecrest CA
 35.62°N 117.68°W (Elev. 2293 ft)
8:55 pm PST Jan 18, 2018
9pm PST Jan 18, 2018-6pm PST Jan 25, 2018
 
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