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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest through Friday; Severe storms for Ohio Valley on Friday

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds - with blizzard conditions - to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest through Friday creating treacherous travel conditions. Also, strong winds and dry conditions are creating extreme wildfire threats in the southern Plains. Meanwhile, this system will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms to the Ohio Valley on Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

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

Fair

44°F

7°C

Humidity 32%
Wind Speed calm
Barometer 30.01 in (1017.0 mb)
Dewpoint 16°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Feb 8:56 am PST
Extended Forecast for

Ridgecrest CA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 53. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 30. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 57. Calm wind.

    Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. West southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 57. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Chance Rain

    High: 57 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 58. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 53. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 30. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 57. Calm wind.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. West southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 57. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 58. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming north in the evening.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. North northeast wind around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Ridgecrest CA
 35.62°N 117.68°W (Elev. 2293 ft)
8:56 am PST Feb 23, 2017
9am PST Feb 23, 2017-6pm PST Mar 1, 2017
 
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