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Severe weather threat increases this afternoon across parts of the southern Plains

The threat of severe weather is increasing for this afternoon across a large portion of Oklahoma and Texas. The greatest threat is forecast for parts of central and northern Texas where Enhanced and Moderate Risks are in place. Very large hail, damaging winds and tornadoes, some possibly strong, are all possible. Those in this region are encouraged to remain weather-aware.
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Fair

75°F

24°C

Humidity 14%
Wind Speed SSE 8 G 17 MPH
Barometer 29.95 in (1013.0 mb)
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update on 26 Apr 1:56 pm PDT

Current conditions at

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

Lat: 35.68639°N Lon: 117.69°W Elev: 2283ft.

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Las Vegas, NV Local Forecast Office

18 Miles S Ridgecrest CA

7 Day Forecast

  • This
    Afternoon

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Monday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Clear

    Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 73. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 52. Northwest wind 9 to 14 mph becoming north northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 80. Northeast wind 9 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 57. North northwest wind 8 to 11 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 87. North wind around 7 mph becoming east in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 88.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 86.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. Breezy.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: 18 Miles S Ridgecrest CA
 35.38°N 117.6°W (Elev. 3461 ft)
Last Update: 9:18 am PDT Apr 26, 2015
Forecast Valid: 3pm PDT Apr 26, 2015-6pm PDT May 2, 2015
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