Severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain possible for portions of the plains

A stationary front will keep scattered showers and thunderstorms in the forecast today and Thursday for much of the plains. Some thunderstorms may be severe today across portions of the central/northern High Plains. Atrong storms are also possible in northern New England today. Hot temperatures will continue across portions of the Desert Southwest and Inter-mountain West.
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Current conditions at

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

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

A Few Clouds

42°C

108°F

Humidity 9%
Wind Speed E 9 MPH
Barometer 29.83 in (1007.3 mb)
Dewpoint 3°C (37°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index39°C (102°F)
Last update 29 Jun 3:56 pm PDT
Extended Forecast for

Ridgecrest CA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. West wind 10 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 43. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm.

    Hot

    High: 43 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 26. Southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 26 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 41. West wind around 10 km/h becoming south in the morning.

    Hot

    High: 41 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 24. Southwest wind 10 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 24 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 39. West southwest wind around 10 km/h becoming south in the morning.

    Hot

    High: 39 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 23. West wind 15 to 20 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 30 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 23 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 41. West wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south southeast in the morning.

    Hot

    High: 41 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 23. West wind 10 to 20 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 23 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. West wind 10 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.
Thursday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 43. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26. Southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 km/h.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 41. West wind around 10 km/h becoming south in the morning.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24. Southwest wind 10 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.
Saturday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 39. West southwest wind around 10 km/h becoming south in the morning.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23. West wind 15 to 20 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 30 km/h.
Sunday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 41. West wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south southeast in the morning.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23. West wind 10 to 20 km/h.
Independence Day
Sunny and hot, with a high near 41. West wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming south in the morning.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24. West southwest wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.
Tuesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 41. West wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming south southeast in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 24. West southwest wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.
Wednesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 41. West wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming south in the morning.
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Point Forecast:
Ridgecrest CA
 35.62°N 117.68°W (Elev. 699 m)
3:55 pm PDT Jun 29, 2016
4pm PDT Jun 29, 2016-6pm PDT Jul 6, 2016
 
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