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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Bakersfield, Meadows Field Airport (KBFL)

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

Overcast

50°F

10°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed NNW 10 MPH
Barometer 30.12 in
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Last update 23 Mar 4:35 am PDT
Extended Forecast for

Bakersfield CA

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph in the evening.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 52 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 70. West northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 51 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Light and variable wind becoming west northwest 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east in the evening.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph in the evening. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 70. West northwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Light and variable wind becoming west northwest 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. North northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west southwest in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the evening.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 74. Calm wind becoming north northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Bakersfield CA
 35.38°N 119.03°W (Elev. 400 ft)
3:56 am PDT Mar 23, 2017
4am PDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm PDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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