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Significant Snowfall for Washington Cascades and Northern Rocky Mountains

A cold front will linger for several days from the Pacific Northwest to portions of the northern Plains early this week. Cold temperatures and copious moisture will combine to produce several feet of snow into the mountain passes, with up to 4 feet of snow down to 4000 feet in the northern Rockies. Travel through mountain passes will be very difficult. Read More >

Current conditions at

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

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

Fair

51°F

11°C

Humidity 10%
Wind Speed E 8 MPH
Barometer 30.08 in (1019.0 mb)
Dewpoint -3°F (-19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Dec 4:56 pm PST
Extended Forecast for

Ridgecrest CA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of frost after 11pm.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 29. East wind around 5 mph becoming south southwest in the evening.

    Areas Frost

    Low: 29 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Areas of frost before 9am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 62. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Areas Frost
    then Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Areas of frost after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 31. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear
    then Areas
    Frost

    Low: 31 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Areas of frost before 9am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 65. Calm wind.

    Areas Frost
    then Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 34. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 34 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Widespread frost after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 31. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Frost

    Low: 31 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Widespread frost before 9am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 56. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Frost then
    Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Areas of frost after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 26. North wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Areas
    Frost

    Low: 26 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Areas of frost after 11pm. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 29. East wind around 5 mph becoming south southwest in the evening.
Monday
Areas of frost before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 62. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Monday Night
Areas of frost after midnight. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 31. Calm wind.
Tuesday
Areas of frost before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 65. Calm wind.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Widespread frost after midnight. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 31. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Thursday
Widespread frost before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 56. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday Night
Areas of frost after midnight. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 26. North wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Friday
Areas of frost before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 58. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming north northeast in the morning.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast in the morning.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. Southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the morning.
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Point Forecast:
Ridgecrest CA
 35.64°N 117.66°W (Elev. 2247 ft)
4:55 pm PST Dec 17, 2017
5pm PST Dec 17, 2017-6pm PST Dec 24, 2017
 
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