Storm Tracking Across the Plains; Powerful Pacific System is Approaching

Some heavy rain and possible flash flooding may affect the Central Plains through Thursday. Meanwhile, wintry weather conditions will spread through portions of Central and Northern Plains. A powerful storm system is forecast to approach the Pacific Northwest, then spreading inland and down through California through the end of this week. A series of storms will impact Alaska into the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Bakersfield, Meadows Field Airport (KBFL)

Lat: 35.43361°NLon: 119.05667°WElev: 509ft.

Clear

46°F

8°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed E 4 MPH
Barometer 30.28 in (1025.4 mb)
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Wind Chill44°F (7°C)
Last update 07 Dec 10:05 PM PST
Extended Forecast for

Shafter CA

Dense Fog Advisory December 8, 01:00am until December 8, 11:00am
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Dense Fog Advisory
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Widespread haze. Patchy fog after 11pm.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 34. Calm wind.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 34 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Widespread haze before noon. Areas of fog before 11am.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a high near 56. Calm wind.

    Areas Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 37 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain likely, mainly after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 61. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Rain Likely

    High: 61 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain.  Low around 43. Southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain.  High near 57. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 57 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain likely, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. West northwest wind around 5 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Widespread haze. Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 34. Calm wind.
Thursday
Widespread haze before noon. Areas of fog before 11am. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a high near 56. Calm wind.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. Calm wind.
Saturday
Rain likely, mainly after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 61. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Rain. Low around 43. Southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday
Rain. High near 57. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Rain likely, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. West northwest wind around 5 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of rain before 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 51. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. Calm wind becoming north northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. Calm wind.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Shafter CA
 35.5°N 119.28°W (Elev. 351 ft)
9:57 pm PST Dec 7, 2022
10pm PST Dec 7, 2022-6pm PST Dec 14, 2022
 
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