Heavy Mountain Snow across Portions of the Rockies and Intermountain West; Mainly Tranquil Weather for the East

A storm will move across the Intermountain West and Rockies through Tuesday. Heavy snow is forecast for the higher terrain with rain for lower elevations. Meanwhile, large area of high pressure for the East will keep the weather tranquil with moderating temperatures. Later this week, a more significant storm is possible for the West, especially for northern California. Read More >

Current conditions at

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

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

Mostly Clear

66°F

19°C

Humidity 16%
Wind Speed SSW 9 MPH
Barometer 29.82 in (1009.82 mb)
Dewpoint 20°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Oct 04:56 PM PDT
Extended Forecast for

19 Miles S Ridgecrest CA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 41. West wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west southwest 7 to 12 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 63. North northeast wind 6 to 9 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. South wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 41. West wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west southwest 7 to 12 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 63. North northeast wind 6 to 9 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. South wind 7 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Sunday
Isolated showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Breezy.
Monday
Scattered showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
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Point Forecast:
19 Miles S Ridgecrest CA
 35.35°N 117.63°W (Elev. 3753 ft)
1:34 pm PDT Oct 18, 2021
5pm PDT Oct 18, 2021-6pm PDT Oct 25, 2021
 
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