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Heavy rain, mountain snow and strong winds in the western U.S. this week

The western U.S. will experience active weather yet again this week as significant Pacific moisture brings rain and mountain snow to the region. This heavy rain will bring flood concerns to parts of WA, OR and CA. Very heavy snow is possible in the Sierra, Cascades, Great Basin and parts of the northern Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

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

Mostly Cloudy

52°F

11°C

Humidity 28%
Wind Speed VRBL 5 MPH
Barometer 29.96 in (1015.1 mb)
Dewpoint 20°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Jan 1:56 pm PST
Extended Forecast for

21 Miles NNW China Lake CA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Southeast wind around 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 49 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 37. South southeast wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 37 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely, mainly before 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 44. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 44 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow showers likely after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. West northwest wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Snow
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 35 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers likely before 10am, then snow showers, possibly mixed with rain.  High near 41. South wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow

    High: 41 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain and snow showers before 10pm, then a chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Blustery.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Blustery.
    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 29 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 40.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 40 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain and snow showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Southeast wind around 9 mph.
Tonight
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 37. South southeast wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Showers likely, mainly before 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 44. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Snow showers likely after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. West northwest wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Friday
Snow showers likely before 10am, then snow showers, possibly mixed with rain. High near 41. South wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before 10pm, then a chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Blustery. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 40.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Sunday
Rain and snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41.
Sunday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 31.
Monday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 42.
Monday Night
A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40.
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Point Forecast:
21 Miles NNW China Lake CA
 35.98°N 117.82°W (Elev. 4528 ft)
9:48 am PST Jan 18, 2017
2pm PST Jan 18, 2017-6pm PST Jan 24, 2017
 
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