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Current conditions at

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

Lat: 35.68639°NLon: 117.69°WElev: 2283.0ft.

Clear

66°F

19°C

Humidity 21%
Wind Speed S 16 MPH
Barometer 29.87 in (1011.51 mb)
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Apr 11:56 PM PDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SW China Lake CA

Wind Advisory April 24, 05:00pm until April 26, 11:00pm
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Wind Advisory
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 50. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 81. Breezy, with a south wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest 15 to 25 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 79. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 76. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Patchy blowing dust before 11pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 47. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 79. Southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 50. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 81. Breezy, with a south wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest 15 to 25 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 79. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 76. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Friday Night
Patchy blowing dust before 11pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 47. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 79. Southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 83. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 51. West southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 88. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 88. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SW China Lake CA
 35.68°N 117.7°W (Elev. 2231 ft)
11:59 pm PDT Apr 23, 2024
12am PDT Apr 24, 2024-6pm PDT Apr 29, 2024
 
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