Fire Weather in the West; Strong to Severe Storms in Southern Mid-Atlantic; Tropics off Florida and Southeast

Critical fire weather conditions will continue across the Inter-mountain West through the upcoming weekend, as Red Flag Warnings and Fire Weather Watches are in effect. Meanwhile, strong to severe storms w/ damaging winds and heavy rain likely in North Carolina and southern Virginia. Finally, the National Hurricane Center is monitoring a broad area of low pressure in the Bahamas for development. Read More >

Current conditions at

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

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

Fair

85°F

29°C

Humidity 28%
Wind Speed SSW 14 MPH
Barometer 29.71 in (1003.6 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 22 Aug 10:56 pm PDT
Extended Forecast for

Ridgecrest CA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 70. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 102. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Hot

    High: 102 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 70. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 70 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 103. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Hot

    High: 103 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 105. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 105 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 74. Southwest wind around 5 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 105. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph.

    Hot

    High: 105 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 70. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 102. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 70. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 103. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 105. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74. Southwest wind around 5 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Monday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 105. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 106. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 75. South southwest wind around 5 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 104. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 73. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 103. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Ridgecrest CA
 35.62°N 117.65°W (Elev. 2238 ft)
10:56 pm PDT Aug 22, 2019
11pm PDT Aug 22, 2019-6pm PDT Aug 29, 2019
 
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