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Severe weather and flash flooding possible Sunday for the northern Plains and Upper Midwest

Severe weather will be possible Sunday across much of the northern Plains. The Storm Prediction Center has highlighted Slight and Moderate Risks mainly for large hail and damaging winds, but an isolated tornado cannot be ruled out. Across the Upper Midwest, heavy rainfall could lead to isolated flash flooding with 1 to 2 inches of rainfall possible over the next 24 hours.
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Current conditions at

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

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

Fair

105°F

41°C

Humidity 10%
Wind Speed S 15 G 26 MPH
Barometer 29.82 in (1007.0 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index100°F (38°C)
Last update 05 Jul 3:56 pm PDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles S Ridgecrest CA

  • Late
    Afternoon

    Isolated Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Thunderstorms

    High: 103 °F

  • Tonight

    Isolated Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Monday

    Hot

    Hot

    High: 102 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 72 °F

  • Tuesday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 99 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 73 °F

  • Wednesday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 97 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 71 °F

  • Thursday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 94 °F

Detailed Forecast

Late Afternoon
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 103. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north northwest in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 102. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east in the morning.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 72. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 99. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 73. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 97. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 71. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 96. South wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 70. West southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 97. West wind around 5 mph becoming east in the morning.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67. West southwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 100. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles S Ridgecrest CA
 35.57°N 117.67°W (Elev. 2648 ft)
3:55 pm PDT Jul 5, 2015
5pm PDT Jul 5, 2015-6pm PDT Jul 12, 2015
 
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