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Severe weather possible across parts of Plains, Ohio Valley and mid-Atlantic to New England

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Wednesday afternoon and evening across parts of the central and southern Plains, the Ohio Valley and the mid-Atlantic into New England. Damaging winds and large hail will be the main threats, with an isolated risk of tornadoes across parts of the central and southern Plains.
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Current conditions at

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

Lat: 35.68639°NLon: 117.69°WElev: 2283ft.

Fair

83°F

28°C

Humidity 26%
Wind Speed VRBL 7 MPH
Barometer 29.94 in (1011.8 mb)
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 27 May 10:56 am PDT
Extended Forecast for

27 Miles ESE Ridgecrest CA

  • This
    Afternoon

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 97 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 96 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. South southeast wind around 7 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 63. Southwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. South southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66. South southwest wind 9 to 13 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 94. South southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable in the morning.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 97.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 96.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 88.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Breezy.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
27 Miles ESE Ridgecrest CA
 35.48°N 117.21°W (Elev. 3291 ft)
2:33 am PDT May 27, 2015
12pm PDT May 27, 2015-6pm PDT Jun 2, 2015
 
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