Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Current conditions at

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

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

Partly Cloudy

77°F

25°C

Humidity 17%
Wind Speed SSW 17 G 28 MPH
Barometer 29.82 in (1008.5 mb)
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index77°F (25°C)
Last update 24 May 3:56 pm PDT
Extended Forecast for

28 Miles NW China Lake CA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 66. South wind around 8 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. West wind 8 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 67. North wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light and variable  in the morning.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 67 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Northwest wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. North northwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light and variable  in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 79.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. South wind around 8 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. West wind 8 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 67. North wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light and variable in the morning.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Northwest wind 8 to 11 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. North northwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Memorial Day
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
28 Miles NW China Lake CA
 36.04°N 117.94°W (Elev. 3383 ft)
1:33 pm PDT May 24, 2016
4pm PDT May 24, 2016-6pm PDT May 31, 2016
 
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