Monsoon Activity Continues in the Rockies and High Plains; Heat Builds in the West

Monsoon moisture will continue to bring a threat of heavy rain and flash flooding from the Intermountain West to the High Plains. Complex terrain, burn scars, and urban areas will be especially vulnerable to flooding. Heavy rain along a nearly stationary front in the South and Southeast could produce flash flooding. Dry lightning in Oregon could initiate new fires. Read More >

Current conditions at

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

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

Clear

98°F

37°C

Humidity 10%
Wind Speed S 16 MPH
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.9 mb)
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index93°F (34°C)
Last update 01 Aug 07:56 PM PDT
Extended Forecast for

19 Miles S Ridgecrest CA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 73. West wind 12 to 17 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 73 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 97. West wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 97 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 76. West southwest wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 76 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 99. West wind 7 to 10 mph becoming south in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 99 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 76. West southwest wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 76 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 100.

    Sunny

    High: 100 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 73.

    Clear

    Low: 73 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 98. Breezy.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 98 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 69. Breezy.

    Clear and
    Breezy then
    Clear

    Low: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 73. West wind 12 to 17 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 97. West wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 76. West southwest wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 99. West wind 7 to 10 mph becoming south in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 76. West southwest wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 100.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 73.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 98. Breezy.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 69. Breezy.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 96.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 68.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 93.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 92.
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Point Forecast:
19 Miles S Ridgecrest CA
 35.35°N 117.63°W (Elev. 3753 ft)
9:43 am PDT Aug 1, 2021
8pm PDT Aug 1, 2021-6pm PDT Aug 8, 2021
 
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