Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain for the South-Central U.S.

Severe thunderstorms capable of very large hail, damaging wind, and a couple of tornadoes will be possible Monday afternoon into the night from portions of the central and southern High Plains into southwest Texas. A heavy rain event with flooding is expected in the southern Plains into western Arkansas through the end of the week. Read More >

Current conditions at

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

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

Clear

23°C

74°F

Humidity 29%
Wind Speed WNW 13 MPH
Barometer 29.81 in (1009.48 mb)
Dewpoint 4°C (40°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 16 May 07:56 PM PDT
Extended Forecast for

Ridgecrest CA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 14. Southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 14 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 32. West wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west 15 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 32 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 17. West southwest wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 17 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 35. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 35 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 17. West wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 17 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 33. West southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 33 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 14. Breezy, with a southwest wind 30 to 35 km/h decreasing to 25 to 30 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 14 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 27. West southwest wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 27 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 9. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 30 to 35 km/h decreasing to 20 to 25 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h.

    Clear and
    Breezy then
    Clear

    Low: 9 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 14. Southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 32. West wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west 15 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17. West southwest wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 35. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17. West wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 33. West southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 14. Breezy, with a southwest wind 30 to 35 km/h decreasing to 25 to 30 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 27. West southwest wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 9. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 30 to 35 km/h decreasing to 20 to 25 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 25. West southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 10. West wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 28. West southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming south in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 25 km/h.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 12. West southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 31. West wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming south southeast in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 25 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
Ridgecrest CA
 35.62°N 117.68°W (Elev. 699 m)
8:56 pm PDT May 16, 2021
9pm PDT May 16, 2021-6pm PDT May 23, 2021
 
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