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Storms Continue to Pound the Western U.S.

Storms will continue to bring heavy rain, flooding and strong winds to California and many states across the west. Heavy rain will result in flooding for some areas, and heavy snow will be possible at high elevation locations. By mid-week, these storms may bring heavy snow to the northern Rockies and Intermountain west. Heavy rain and flooding will also impact the central Gulf Coast this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Bakersfield, Meadows Field Airport (KBFL)

Lat: 35.43361°NLon: 119.05667°WElev: 509ft.

Overcast

63°F

17°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed calm
Barometer 30.23 in (1023.4 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Feb 8:54 am PST
Extended Forecast for

Bakersfield CA

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 61. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. Southeast wind around 10 mph becoming west southwest in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 61. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. Southeast wind around 10 mph becoming west southwest in the morning.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west in the morning.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east in the evening.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the evening.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Breezy, with an east southeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Breezy, with an east southeast wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the morning.
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Point Forecast:
Bakersfield CA
 35.38°N 119.03°W (Elev. 400 ft)
8:56 am PST Feb 21, 2017
9am PST Feb 21, 2017-6pm PST Feb 27, 2017
 
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