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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Current conditions at

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

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

Fair

75°F

24°C

Humidity 29%
Wind Speed NW 5 MPH
Barometer 29.91 in (1010.2 mb)
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Aug 1:56 am PDT
Extended Forecast for

30 Miles SE Ridgecrest CA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Clear, with a low around 65. South wind around 8 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 94. South southeast wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 65. Southwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 91. South wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. South southwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Clear, with a low around 65. South wind around 8 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 94. South southeast wind 6 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65. Southwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 91. South wind 8 to 11 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. South southwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 93.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 92.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 92.
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Point Forecast:
30 Miles SE Ridgecrest CA
 35.33°N 117.26°W (Elev. 3947 ft)
2:09 pm PDT Aug 18, 2017
2am PDT Aug 19, 2017-6pm PDT Aug 25, 2017
 
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