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Multi-day heavy rainfall and flooding event continues to unfold in the Central and Southern U.S.

Another day of heavy rain on Friday will further increase the risk of flash flooding and long-term flooding in the Southern Plains and the Lower/Mid-Mississippi and Ohio River Valleys. The NWS Weather Prediction Center has issued Moderate Risks for excessive rainfall for parts of these regions on Friday and into the weekend. Some areas may see an additional 4-5 inches of rain over the next 3 days. Read More >

Current conditions at

Bakersfield, Meadows Field Airport (KBFL)

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

Mostly Cloudy

46°F

8°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed WNW 10 MPH
Barometer 30.21 in
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 23 Feb 1:05 am PST
Extended Forecast for

Bakersfield CA

Freeze Watch February 24, 02:00am until February 24, 08:00am
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Freeze Watch
  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 5am.  Cloudy, with a low around 38. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 53. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 34. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 59. East wind around 5 mph becoming west in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 36. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 61. East northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming north northwest in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 39. West southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 38. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 53. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 59. East wind around 5 mph becoming west in the morning.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the evening.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 61. East northeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the evening.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming north northwest in the morning.
Monday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 39. West southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. South southeast wind around 10 mph becoming west northwest in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 61. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. East wind around 10 mph becoming west in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Bakersfield CA
 35.38°N 119°W (Elev. 436 ft)
12:56 am PST Feb 23, 2018
1am PST Feb 23, 2018-6pm PST Mar 1, 2018
 
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