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Severe weather threat increases this afternoon across parts of the southern Plains

The threat of severe weather is increasing for this afternoon across a large portion of Oklahoma and Texas. The greatest threat is forecast for parts of central and northern Texas where Enhanced and Moderate Risks are in place. Very large hail, damaging winds and tornadoes, some possibly strong, are all possible. Those in this region are encouraged to remain weather-aware.
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Partly Cloudy

24°C

75°F

Humidity 14%
Wind Speed WSW 7 MPH
Barometer 29.92 in (1011.9 mb)
Dewpoint -5°C (23°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update on 26 Apr 2:56 pm PDT

Current conditions at

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

Lat: 35.68639°N Lon: 117.69°W Elev: 2283ft.

Ridgecrest CA

7 Day Forecast

  • Tonight

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 12 °C

  • Monday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 28 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Clear

    Clear

    Low: 12 °C

  • Tuesday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 32 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Clear

    Clear

    Low: 13 °C

  • Wednesday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 32 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 13 °C

  • Thursday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 32 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 13 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 12. Light and variable wind becoming south 10 to 15 km/h in the evening.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 28. Light and variable wind becoming northeast 20 to 25 km/h in the morning.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 12. East northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming west southwest 5 to 10 km/h after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 32. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southeast in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 13. South southwest wind around 10 km/h becoming west in the evening.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 32. West wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming south southwest 20 to 25 km/h in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 13. West wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 32. West northwest wind around 10 km/h becoming east in the morning.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 13. Southwest wind around 10 km/h becoming west northwest in the evening.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 31. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east southeast in the morning.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 12. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming west northwest in the evening.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 31. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east in the morning.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 12. West northwest wind 5 to 15 km/h.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 30. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southeast in the morning.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: Ridgecrest CA
 35.62°N 117.68°W (Elev. 699 m)
Last Update: 2:55 pm PDT Apr 26, 2015
Forecast Valid: 4pm PDT Apr 26, 2015-6pm PDT May 3, 2015
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