Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain stretching from the Southern Plains to the Gulf Coast and lower Miss. Valley on Friday. Large hail, locally damaging winds and flash flooding will be the main threats. This activity will continue into Saturday.
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Current conditions at

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

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

A Few Clouds

56°F

13°C

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed S 6 MPH
Barometer 29.92 in (1012.3 mb)
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Apr 6:56 am PDT
Extended Forecast for

28 Miles NNW China Lake CA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. North wind 9 to 16 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers after 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. West southwest wind 11 to 18 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Windy, with a north wind 28 to 37 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 65 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. Windy, with a north wind 26 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Windy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 14 to 19 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 36 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 70 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 80.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. North wind 9 to 16 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers after 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. West southwest wind 11 to 18 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Windy, with a north wind 28 to 37 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. Windy, with a north wind 26 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 14 to 19 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 36 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
28 Miles NNW China Lake CA
 36.07°N 117.89°W (Elev. 3999 ft)
2:19 am PDT Apr 29, 2016
7am PDT Apr 29, 2016-6pm PDT May 5, 2016
 
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