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Fire Weather Threats out West; Wintry Weather Upper Midwest to the Middle Atlantic

High pressure in the west continues to send weather systems into the Great Basin, and this is keeping fire weather threats elevated to critical across southern California. A series of weather systems will bring widespread snow from the Upper Midwest to the Middle Atlantic and Northeast, with heavier snow amounts in lake effect snow bands near the Great Lakes. Read More >

Current conditions at

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

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

Fair

40°F

4°C

Humidity 14%
Wind Speed S 6 MPH
Barometer 30.12 in (1020.8 mb)
Dewpoint -5°F (-21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill36°F (2°C)
Last update 14 Dec 5:56 am PST
Extended Forecast for

Ridgecrest CA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 70. Light and variable wind becoming east 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 35. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 35 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 66. Calm wind becoming east northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 38. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 66. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 36. North wind around 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 61. North northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 32. North wind around 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 32 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 63. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 70. Light and variable wind becoming east 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 35. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 66. Calm wind becoming east northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph in the evening.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 66. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 36. North wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 61. North northeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 32. North wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 63. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 35. Calm wind.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 66. Calm wind.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 37. Calm wind.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 69. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Ridgecrest CA
 35.62°N 117.68°W (Elev. 2293 ft)
5:55 am PST Dec 14, 2017
6am PST Dec 14, 2017-6pm PST Dec 20, 2017
 
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