Strong to Severe Thunderstorms May Bring Excessive Rainfall to the Southern U.S. Saturday

Marginally severe thunderstorms capable of strong wind gusts and hail will be possible Saturday across much of central Texas, and during the afternoon across parts of the Southeast U.S. Heavy rain from thunderstorms may bring isolated flash and urban flooding, along with new and renewed rises on rivers and streams throughout East Texas and the lower Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Current conditions at

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

Lat: 35.68639°NLon: 117.69°WElev: 2283.0ft.

Clear

23°C

74°F

Humidity 38%
Wind Speed N 0 MPH
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.58 mb)
Dewpoint 8°C (47°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 20 Apr 09:56 AM PDT
Extended Forecast for

20 Miles SSE Ridgecrest CA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 27. North wind 11 to 16 km/h becoming south in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 27 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 16. West wind 21 to 26 km/h decreasing to 11 to 16 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 39 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 16 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 29. West northwest wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming south southeast 18 to 23 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 32 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 29 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 16. Southwest wind 14 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 16 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 28. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 13 to 23 km/h increasing to 27 to 37 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 28 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Patchy blowing dust before 11pm. Clear, with a low around 13. Breezy.

    Breezy.
    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    then Clear

    Low: 13 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 25. Breezy.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 25 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 11. Breezy.

    Clear and
    Breezy then
    Clear

    Low: 11 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 22. Breezy.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 22 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 27. North wind 11 to 16 km/h becoming south in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 16. West wind 21 to 26 km/h decreasing to 11 to 16 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 39 km/h.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 29. West northwest wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming south southeast 18 to 23 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 32 km/h.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 16. Southwest wind 14 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 28. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 13 to 23 km/h increasing to 27 to 37 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h.
Monday Night
Patchy blowing dust before 11pm. Clear, with a low around 13. Breezy.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 25. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 11. Breezy.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 22. Breezy.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 9. Breezy.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 22. Breezy.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 10. Breezy.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 19. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
20 Miles SSE Ridgecrest CA
 35.36°N 117.57°W (Elev. 1197 m)
12:14 am PDT Apr 20, 2024
10am PDT Apr 20, 2024-6pm PDT Apr 26, 2024
 
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