Severe Storms in the Midwest and Ohio Valley; Strong Winter Storm in the West; Critical Fire Weather in the Plains

Severe storms capable of producing large hail, damaging winds, and tornadoes, some of which could be strong will be possible in the Midwest and Ohio Valley through tonight. A strong winter storm continues to produce impacts across the west including heavy snow, gusty winds and rain. Critical fire weather conditions will continue across the Texas Panhandle into Oklahoma through this evening. Read More >

Current conditions at

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

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

Clear

49°F

9°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed SSW 5 MPH
Barometer 30.01 in (1016.26 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill47°F (8°C)
Last update 27 Feb 09:56 PM PST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SW China Lake CA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 40. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 69. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 41. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 72. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 72 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 44. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 10 percent chance of rain after 4pm.  Patchy blowing dust after 10am. Sunny, with a high near 66. Windy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain and
    Windy

    High: 66 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Breezy, with a south southwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance Rain
    and Breezy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Patchy blowing dust after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 59. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 59 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain before 10pm.  Patchy blowing dust before 10pm. Snow level 4000 feet lowering to 3200 feet after midnight . Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Breezy.
    Chance Rain
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 40. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 69. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 72. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday
A 10 percent chance of rain after 4pm. Patchy blowing dust after 10am. Sunny, with a high near 66. Windy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Breezy, with a south southwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Patchy blowing dust after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 59. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain before 10pm. Patchy blowing dust before 10pm. Snow level 4000 feet lowering to 3200 feet after midnight . Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 58. West southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 33. West southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 59. West northwest wind around 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 62. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the morning.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SW China Lake CA
 35.68°N 117.7°W (Elev. 2231 ft)
10:58 pm PST Feb 27, 2024
11pm PST Feb 27, 2024-6pm PST Mar 5, 2024
 
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