Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain possible for portions of the southern and central plains and the lower Great Lakes. Hot conditions in the Northwest.

scattered to numerous showers and thunderstorms are expected across portions of the central and southern plains and across portions of the lower Great Lakes. Some thunderstorms may be severe with damaging winds and large hail. Hot and dry conditions are expected in the Northwest. High temperatures today and Friday will be 10 to 20 degrees above average across western Washington and Oregon. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Bakersfield, Meadows Field Airport (KBFL)

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

Fair

99°F

37°C

Humidity 11%
Wind Speed NW 10 MPH
Barometer 29.80 in
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index94°F (34°C)
Last update 25 Aug 3:05 pm PDT
Extended Forecast for

Bakersfield CA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 70. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 96. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 96 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 70. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 70 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 96. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 96 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 71. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 71 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 97. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 97 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 71. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 71 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 98. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 98 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 71. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 70. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 96. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 70. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 96. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 71. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 97. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 71. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 98. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the morning.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 71. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the evening.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 98. West wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 70. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 97. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 69. North wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 94. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Bakersfield CA
 35.38°N 119°W (Elev. 436 ft)
2:55 pm PDT Aug 25, 2016
3pm PDT Aug 25, 2016-6pm PDT Sep 1, 2016
 
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