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Severe Thunderstorms and Locally Heavy Rainfall Shifts from the Plains to Mid Mississippi Valley on Monday

A strong upper disturbance will depart the central Rockies into the central Plains to form a rather wound-up area of low pressure on Monday. This will shift the chances for severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rainfall from portions of the central and southern Plains into the Mid Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Current conditions at

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

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

Fair

74°F

23°C

Humidity 34%
Wind Speed W 3 MPH
Barometer 29.89 in (1009.4 mb)
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 Jun 5:56 am PDT
Extended Forecast for

Ridgecrest CA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny and hot, with a high near 106. Light south southwest wind becoming south 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 106 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 74. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 20 mph.

    Clear and
    Breezy then
    Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 106. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the morning.

    Hot

    High: 106 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 74. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 104. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Hot

    High: 104 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 71. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 71 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 100. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Hot

    High: 100 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 70. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 100. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the morning.

    Hot

    High: 100 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny and hot, with a high near 106. Light south southwest wind becoming south 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 74. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 20 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 106. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 74. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 104. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 71. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 100. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 70. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 100. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the morning.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 71. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 106. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the morning.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 72. East wind around 5 mph becoming west in the evening.
Sunday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 108. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east in the morning.
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Point Forecast:
Ridgecrest CA
 35.62°N 117.68°W (Elev. 2293 ft)
6:20 am PDT Jun 25, 2018
6am PDT Jun 25, 2018-6pm PDT Jul 1, 2018
 
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