Notice of NWS' New Version of Forecast
A new version of Forecast will launch March 7, 2017.
Click here to visit the new site for details.

Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest through Friday; Severe storms for Ohio Valley on Friday

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds - with blizzard conditions - to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest through Friday creating treacherous travel conditions. Also, strong winds and dry conditions are creating extreme wildfire threats in the southern Plains. Meanwhile, this system will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms to the Ohio Valley on Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Bakersfield, Meadows Field Airport (KBFL)

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

Fair

37°F

3°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed calm
Barometer 30.21 in
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Feb 4:35 am PST
Extended Forecast for

Bakersfield CA

Freeze Warning until February 24, 08:00am
Click here for hazard details and duration
Freeze Warning
  •  
    Freeze Warning until February 24, 08:00am

    NOW until
    8:00am Fri

    Freeze Warning

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a steady temperature around 38. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 58. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 37. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 10 percent chance of showers after 4pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 59. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Calm wind.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Calm wind.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 59. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the morning.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a steady temperature around 38. Calm wind.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 58. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
A 10 percent chance of showers after 4pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 59. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Calm wind. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Calm wind.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 59. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the evening.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. Calm wind.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 65. Calm wind.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 67. Calm wind.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Bakersfield CA
 35.38°N 119°W (Elev. 436 ft)
3:55 am PST Feb 24, 2017
4am PST Feb 24, 2017-6pm PST Mar 2, 2017
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database