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Heavy snow in the Rockies, Fire weather threat in the Southwest, and Heavy rainfall threat for the weekend in the Southern Plains into the Ohio Valley

Heavy snow is expected in the northern and central Rockies. There is a critical to elevated fire risk across the Southwest. A few severe storms are expected from the Southeast States into the Great Lakes and portions of the Central Plains on Thursday. Heavy rainfall is forecast through the weekend with a threat for significant flooding for the Southern Plains into the Mississippi Valley Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

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

A Few Clouds

82°F

28°C

Humidity 18%
Wind Speed SE 15 G 24 MPH
Barometer 29.68 in (1003.4 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 27 Apr 3:56 pm PDT
Extended Forecast for

Ridgecrest CA

Wind Advisory until April 28, 05:00am
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Wind Advisory
  •  
    Wind Advisory until April 28, 05:00am

    NOW until
    5:00am Fri

    Wind Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 81. Breezy, with a west northwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 10 to 20 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 77. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 78. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 53. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 85. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 59. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 81. Breezy, with a west northwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 10 to 20 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 77. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 78. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 53. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the evening.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 85. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east in the morning.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 59. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 91. West wind around 5 mph becoming east northeast in the morning.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 61. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 89. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east northeast in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 62. West wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 89. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 61. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west in the evening.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 89. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east in the morning.
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Point Forecast:
Ridgecrest CA
 35.62°N 117.68°W (Elev. 2293 ft)
4:55 pm PDT Apr 27, 2017
5pm PDT Apr 27, 2017-6pm PDT May 4, 2017
 
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