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Severe weather threat continues Saturday from the Mid-Mississippi Valley into the South and Southeast

The severe weather threat will continue on Saturday from portions of the Mid-Mississippi Valley across the Ohio and Tennessee Valleys into the Gulf Coast and southeastern states. The Storm Prediction Center is forecasting supercells with very large hail, damaging winds and strong tornadoes. Those in these regions need to remain weather-aware throughout the day Saturday.
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Fair

60°F

16°C

Humidity 29%
Wind Speed W 17 MPH
Barometer 29.77 in (1007.2 mb)
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update on 25 Apr 3:56 am PDT

Current conditions at

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

Lat: 35.68639°N Lon: 117.69°W Elev: 2283ft.

5 Miles S Ridgecrest CA

7 Day Forecast

  • Today

    Blowing Dust

    Blowing
    Dust

    High: 71 °F

  • Tonight

    Blowing Dust

    Blowing
    Dust

    Low: 49 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Monday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Clear

    Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Clear

    Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 91 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Areas of blowing dust. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Windy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph increasing to 30 to 40 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 60 mph.
Tonight
Areas of blowing dust before midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 49. Windy, with a west northwest wind 30 to 40 mph decreasing to 10 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 60 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 78. North wind 5 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53. West northwest wind around 10 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 84. North northeast wind 5 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 55. East northeast wind around 5 mph becoming north northwest in the evening.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 89. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 57. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 91. South wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 89. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: 5 Miles S Ridgecrest CA
 35.57°N 117.67°W (Elev. 2648 ft)
Last Update: 3:56 am PDT Apr 25, 2015
Forecast Valid: 5am PDT Apr 25, 2015-6pm PDT May 1, 2015
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