Thunderstorms And Heavy Rain Is Expected Through The Plains; Poor Air Quality Persists Out West into Upper Midwest; Major Hurricane Lane Moves Into The Central Pacific

Thunderstorms with heavy to excessive rain is expected across much of the Plains, as a weather system moves into the region. Meanwhile, smoke from numerous ongoing wildfires in western North America are requiring air quality alerts throughout the West into the Upper Midwest. Finally, Major Hurricane Lane continues to track almost due west, transitioning from the Eastern to Central Pacific Ocean. Read More >

Current conditions at

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

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

Fair

86°F

30°C

Humidity 26%
Wind Speed S 6 MPH
Barometer 29.94 in (1010.9 mb)
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 19 Aug 12:56 am PDT
Extended Forecast for

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  • Overnight

    Overnight: Clear, with a low around 78. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 78 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 108. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 108 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 77. West southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 77 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 107. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Hot

    High: 107 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 76. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 76 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 104. South wind around 5 mph.

    Hot

    High: 104 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 76. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 76 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 104. South wind around 5 mph.

    Hot

    High: 104 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 75. West southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Clear, with a low around 78. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 108. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 77. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
Monday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 107. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 104. South wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 104. South wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 75. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 104. South wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 105. South wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 74. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 105. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming south in the morning.
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Point Forecast:
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 35.62°N 117.68°W (Elev. 2293 ft)
12:55 am PDT Aug 19, 2018
1am PDT Aug 19, 2018-6pm PDT Aug 25, 2018
 
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