Heavy Rain and Flash Flooding Possible in Portions of the Southeast, Mid-Atlantic and Appalachians. A Few Severe Thunderstorms Possible in the West and Northwest

Rain and thunderstorms are expected over much of the Southeast, Mid-Atlantic, and central Appalachians. Locally heavy rain is possible, with flash flooding possible over some areas. A few severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the western and northwestern U.S. today and Friday.
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Current conditions at

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

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

Mostly Cloudy

69°F

21°C

Humidity 29%
Wind Speed SE 8 MPH
Barometer 29.81 in (1008.2 mb)
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 05 May 10:56 am PDT
Extended Forecast for

30 Miles SE Ridgecrest CA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Southwest wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Breezy, with a southwest wind 16 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Southwest wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Southwest wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Southwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 63 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Southwest wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Breezy, with a southwest wind 16 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Southwest wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Southwest wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Southwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
30 Miles SE Ridgecrest CA
 35.33°N 117.26°W (Elev. 3947 ft)
11:18 am PDT May 5, 2016
11am PDT May 5, 2016-6pm PDT May 11, 2016
 
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