Severe Thunderstorms Wednesday in the Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat in the Central U.S.

Thunderstorms associated with severe wind gusts, large hail to very large hail, flash flooding, and a couple tornadoes will be possible Wednesday afternoon and night across parts of the Upper Midwest and extending into the southern Great Lakes. Excessive heat covers much of the central third of the country and is expected to persist into the weekend over the south-central states. Read More >

Current conditions at

Essex (EXCC1)

Lat: 34.67235°NLon: 115.16693°WElev: 2644ft.

NA

84°F

29°C

Humidity 30%
Wind Speed E 3 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility NA
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 28 Jul 04:00 AM PDT
Extended Forecast for

45 Miles W Needles CA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 95. West northwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming south southwest in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 95 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 78. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 78 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 97. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph becoming south in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 97 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79. South wind 8 to 11 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 79 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. East wind 9 to 11 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 89 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 75 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 88 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 93 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 95. West northwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming south southwest in the morning.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 78. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 97. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph becoming south in the morning.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79. South wind 8 to 11 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.
Friday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. East wind 9 to 11 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Saturday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 96.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 97.
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Point Forecast:
45 Miles W Needles CA
 34.73°N 115.42°W (Elev. 3458 ft)
2:03 am PDT Jul 28, 2021
4am PDT Jul 28, 2021-6pm PDT Aug 3, 2021
 
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