Dangerous Heat Wave for the West; Severe Storms and Heavy Rain for Upper Midwest

A sweltering and long duration heat wave will build across the West this weekend through much of next week. Excessive heat warnings/watches along with heat advisories are in effect from the Southwest to the Northwest. Dangerous heat is also persisting across the southern Plains. Meanwhile, severe storms are likely in the Upper Midwest with heavy rain/flooding, damaging winds, hail, and tornadoes. Read More >

Current conditions at

Long Beach, Long Beach Airport (KLGB)

Lat: 33.81167°NLon: 118.14639°WElev: 56ft.

Clear

27°C

80°F

Humidity 50%
Wind Speed S 5 MPH
Barometer 29.91 in (1012.87 mb)
Dewpoint 16°C (60°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index27°C (81°F)
Last update 14 Aug 09:53 AM PDT
Extended Forecast for

Lakewood CA

Heat Advisory until August 16, 09:00pm
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Heat Advisory
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    Heat Advisory until August 16, 09:00pm

    NOW until
    9:00pm Sun

    Heat Advisory

  • Today

    Today: Sunny and hot, with a high near 36. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 36 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 21. South southwest wind 5 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 21 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 36. South southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 10 to 15 km/h in the morning.

    Hot

    High: 36 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. West southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming south 5 to 10 km/h in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. South southeast wind 5 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 33 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 32 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny and hot, with a high near 36. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 21. South southwest wind 5 to 15 km/h.
Saturday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 36. South southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 10 to 15 km/h in the morning.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. West southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming south 5 to 10 km/h in the evening.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. South southeast wind 5 to 15 km/h.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 22.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 32.
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Point Forecast:
Lakewood CA
 33.86°N 118.12°W (Elev. 8 m)
6:14 am PDT Aug 14, 2020
10am PDT Aug 14, 2020-6pm PDT Aug 20, 2020
 
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