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Excessive Heat Continues in the Southwest

Temperatures across the Desert Southwest could exceed 115 degrees once again today. A cold front will drop temperatures somewhat across the Pacific Northwest, but gusty winds will create high fire danger across the Great Basin, Utah and interior Northwest. Elsewhere, severe thunderstorms are possible across the central and northern plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

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

Fair

101°F

38°C

Humidity 4%
Wind Speed WSW 7 G 18 MPH
Barometer 29.91 in (1009.9 mb)
Dewpoint 15°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index95°F (35°C)
Last update 26 Jun 11:56 am PDT
Extended Forecast for

Ridgecrest CA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny and hot, with a high near 105. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Hot and
    Breezy

    High: 105 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 70. Windy, with a south southwest wind 20 to 30 mph decreasing to 10 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.

    Clear and
    Windy then
    Clear

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 103. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Hot

    High: 103 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 69. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Clear and
    Breezy then
    Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 103. Southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Hot

    High: 103 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 68. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph.

    Clear and
    Breezy then
    Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 103. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the morning.

    Hot

    High: 103 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 70. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 103. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming south southeast in the morning.

    Hot

    High: 103 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny and hot, with a high near 105. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 70. Windy, with a south southwest wind 20 to 30 mph decreasing to 10 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 103. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 69. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 103. Southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 68. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph.
Thursday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 103. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the morning.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 70. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 103. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming south southeast in the morning.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 70. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 103. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the morning.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 71. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 103. South wind around 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Ridgecrest CA
 35.62°N 117.68°W (Elev. 2293 ft)
11:55 am PDT Jun 26, 2017
12pm PDT Jun 26, 2017-6pm PDT Jul 2, 2017
 
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