Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and heavy rain in portions of lower-mid Mississippi River Valley and Gulf Coast region on Saturday. Very large hail, locally damaging winds, isolated tornadoes and flash flooding are possible in this area. Some of the flooding could be significant in portions of Louisiana, Mississippi and southeast Arkansas.
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Current conditions at

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

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

Partly Cloudy

75°F

24°C

Humidity 22%
Wind Speed N 26 G 38 MPH
Barometer 29.76 in (1006.4 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 30 Apr 3:56 pm PDT
Extended Forecast for

18 Miles S Ridgecrest CA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Breezy, with a north wind around 23 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 69 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Breezy, with a north wind 17 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. North northeast wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 78. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 83.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Breezy, with a north wind around 23 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Breezy, with a north wind 17 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. North northeast wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 78. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Friday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
18 Miles S Ridgecrest CA
 35.38°N 117.6°W (Elev. 3461 ft)
2:14 pm PDT Apr 30, 2016
4pm PDT Apr 30, 2016-6pm PDT May 7, 2016
 
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