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Long Duration Ice Storm continues in the Plains and Midwest

Widespread freezing rain persists for much of western Oklahoma, Kansas, northern Missouri, and western Iowa. To the north of the freezing rain, continuing snow; and to the south, heavy rain and the potential for severe thunderstorms. By Tuesday, freezing rain and snow moves into the Northeastern states; and a Pacific Northwest storm brings warmer temperatures, rain, and high elevation heavy snow. Read More >

Current conditions at

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

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

Fair

60°F

16°C

Humidity 29%
Wind Speed S 8 MPH
Barometer 30.12 in (1019.3 mb)
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Jan 7:56 am PST
Extended Forecast for

18 Miles S Ridgecrest CA

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Sunny, with a high near 52. Northeast wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 37. North northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 37 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 52. Light northeast wind.

    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 38. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Breezy.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Breezy.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 49 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 37 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 49. Breezy.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

M.L.King Day
Sunny, with a high near 52. Northeast wind 8 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 37. North northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 52. Light northeast wind.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Breezy.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Breezy.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Friday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 49. Breezy.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy.
Saturday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. Breezy.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 48.
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Point Forecast:
18 Miles S Ridgecrest CA
 35.38°N 117.6°W (Elev. 3461 ft)
2:33 am PST Jan 16, 2017
8am PST Jan 16, 2017-6pm PST Jan 22, 2017
 
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