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Strong to severe thunderstorms with heavy rain to continue across the central and southern Plains

Periods of strong to severe thunderstorms will continue across a wide area of the central to southern Plains through Friday. Locally heavy rain can be expected over saturated ground, with areas of flooding and flash flooding. A few of the storms will also produce hail and strong gusty winds, with an isolated tornado or two possible.
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Current conditions at

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

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

Mostly Cloudy

94°F

34°C

Humidity 10%
Wind Speed VRBL 7 MPH
Barometer 29.88 in (1009.9 mb)
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index89°F (32°C)
Last update 28 May 2:56 pm PDT
Extended Forecast for

21 Miles NNW China Lake CA

  • Tonight

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Clear

    Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Breezy

    Breezy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the evening.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 88. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast 6 to 11 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 90. East northeast wind 5 to 11 mph becoming south in the morning.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 64. West southwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 8 to 13 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 89.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Breezy.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 86.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
21 Miles NNW China Lake CA
 35.98°N 117.82°W (Elev. 4528 ft)
2:03 pm PDT May 28, 2015
4pm PDT May 28, 2015-6pm PDT Jun 4, 2015
 
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