Heat Will Continue in the Southeast and Portions of the West

A very hot and humid airmass will persist over portions of the southeast. Afternoon high temperatures in these areas are forecast to reach 95 to 100 degrees with heat index values ranging from 100 to 110 degrees. Hot temperatures are also expected over portions of the west. A few severe thunderstorms will be possible over the Plains and the Middle Atlantic with heavy rain potential in the south. Read More >

Current conditions at

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

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

A Few Clouds

110°F

43°C

Humidity 10%
Wind Speed WSW 9 MPH
Barometer 29.89 in (1008.8 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index105°F (41°C)
Last update 27 Jul 1:56 pm PDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles S Ridgecrest CA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 110. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Hot

    High: 110 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 81. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 81 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 111. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the morning.

    Hot

    High: 111 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 81. West wind around 10 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 81 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 110. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 110 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 80. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 80 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 107. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 107 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 105. West wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the morning.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 105 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 110. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 81. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 111. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 81. West wind around 10 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.
Friday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 110. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 80. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 107. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 105. West wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the morning.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 103. West wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the morning.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 103. South wind around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles S Ridgecrest CA
 35.57°N 117.67°W (Elev. 2648 ft)
1:55 pm PDT Jul 27, 2016
2pm PDT Jul 27, 2016-6pm PDT Aug 2, 2016
 
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