Significant Winter Storm in the West; Critical Fire Weather in the Plains; Severe Storms Across the Midwest

A strong system has triggered a significant winter storm across the west. Heavy snow, rain and gusty winds will be possible through Tuesday. In the southwest, dry conditions and gusty winds have led to critical fire weather concerns today. By tomorrow, a strong cold front will increase the potential for severe weather across the Midwest. Damaging winds, large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Edwards Air Force Base (KEDW)

Lat: 34.918°NLon: 117.879°WElev: 2310.0ft.

Mostly Cloudy

61°F

16°C

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed SW 11 MPH
Barometer 29.98 in (1015.24 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 60.00 mi
Last update 26 Feb 09:55 AM PST
Extended Forecast for

Edwards Air Force Aux No Base CA

Wind Advisory February 26, 04:00pm until February 27, 10:00am
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Wind Advisory
  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Mostly
    Cloudy and
    Breezy

    High: 66 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy
    then Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 35. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 35 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 68. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 39. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 39 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 67. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 67 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 41. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 10 percent chance of rain after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Breezy. Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 68. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 39. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 67. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday
A 10 percent chance of rain after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Friday Night
Rain likely, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
Rain likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 56. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A slight chance of rain and snow. Snow level 2900 feet. Sunny, with a high near 52. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
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Point Forecast:
Edwards Air Force Aux No Base CA
 35°N 117.86°W (Elev. 2277 ft)
10:01 am PST Feb 26, 2024
10am PST Feb 26, 2024-6pm PST Mar 3, 2024
 
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