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High Fire Danger Continues Through Friday In Parts Of The Southwest U.S.

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Current conditions at

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

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

A Few Clouds

89°F

32°C

Humidity 5%
Wind Speed SSW 16 G 24 MPH
Barometer 29.57 in (999.0 mb)
Dewpoint 9°F (-13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 25 May 5:56 pm PDT
Extended Forecast for

27 Miles ESE Ridgecrest CA

Wind Advisory until May 26, 12:00am
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Wind Advisory
  •  
    Wind Advisory until May 26, 12:00am

    NOW until
    12:00am Fri

    Wind Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Windy, with a south southwest wind 31 to 33 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Windy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 81. Breezy, with a southwest wind 17 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 24 to 29 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 86. Light and variable wind becoming northeast 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 62. Light and variable wind becoming southwest around 6 mph after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 90.

    Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 66.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Sunny, with a high near 95.

    Sunny

    High: 95 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Windy, with a south southwest wind 31 to 33 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 81. Breezy, with a southwest wind 17 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 24 to 29 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 86. Light and variable wind becoming northeast 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 62. Light and variable wind becoming southwest around 6 mph after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 90.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66.
Memorial Day
Sunny, with a high near 95.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 70.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
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Point Forecast:
27 Miles ESE Ridgecrest CA
 35.48°N 117.21°W (Elev. 3291 ft)
3:09 pm PDT May 25, 2017
6pm PDT May 25, 2017-6pm PDT Jun 1, 2017
 
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