Showers and Thunderstorms and Areas of Critical Fire Weather Threats

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Current conditions at

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

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

Clear

72°F

22°C

Humidity 24%
Wind Speed SW 10 MPH
Barometer 29.85 in (1010.84 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 07 May 03:56 AM PDT
Extended Forecast for

19 Miles S Ridgecrest CA

  • Today

    Today: Patchy blowing dust after 4pm. Sunny, with a high near 81. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Sunny then
    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    and Breezy

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Breezy, with a west wind 19 to 24 mph decreasing to 13 to 18 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 38 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 82. North wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 57. West wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 81. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 11 to 16 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 56. Breezy.

    Clear and
    Breezy then
    Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 81.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 58.

    Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 83.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy blowing dust after 4pm. Sunny, with a high near 81. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Breezy, with a west wind 19 to 24 mph decreasing to 13 to 18 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 38 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 82. North wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 57. West wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 81. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 11 to 16 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 56. Breezy.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 58.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 61.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 87.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 62.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
19 Miles S Ridgecrest CA
 35.35°N 117.63°W (Elev. 3753 ft)
2:03 am PDT May 7, 2021
4am PDT May 7, 2021-6pm PDT May 13, 2021
 
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