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Severe Thunderstorms Possible for the Central Gulf Coast; More Storms Move into the West

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible over the next several days along the central Gulf Coast and portions of the southeast. Storms may contain damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes. Meanwhile, more storms will bring heavy rain, with heavy snow in the mountains to California and the southern Rockies through the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

WX6HNX-5 Buttonwillow (AT285)

Lat: 35.40333°NLon: 119.47056°WElev: 285ft.

NA

44°F

7°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 29.64 in
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 21 Jan 1:48 am PST
Extended Forecast for

19 Miles NW Taft CA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. West southwest wind around 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 52. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 52 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Isolated showers before 10pm, then a chance of rain after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. South wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain.  High near 55. Windy, with a south wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Windy

    High: 55 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain before 10pm, then showers after 10pm.  Low around 42. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 42 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. South southwest wind around 10 mph becoming west northwest in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 50 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 51 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 36. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. West southwest wind around 15 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 52. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Isolated showers before 10pm, then a chance of rain after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. South wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday
Rain. High near 55. Windy, with a south wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Rain before 10pm, then showers after 10pm. Low around 42. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. South southwest wind around 10 mph becoming west northwest in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 52. Calm wind.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming east in the evening.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 53. East southeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38. East southeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 54. East southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
19 Miles NW Taft CA
 35.32°N 119.72°W (Elev. 1985 ft)
12:55 am PST Jan 21, 2017
2am PST Jan 21, 2017-6pm PST Jan 27, 2017
 
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