Heavy Snow for the Northern Rockies & Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

A storm system will bring heavy snow and gusty winds from the northern Rockies to the northern Plains this weekend, along with bitterly cold temperatures. Meanwhile, dry and gusty conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions over parts of California and the Four Corners region. A cold front in the East will bring scattered showers and storms with cool temperatures for the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

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

Mostly Clear

74°F

23°C

Humidity 24%
Wind Speed SSW 13 MPH
Barometer 29.9 in (1012.53 mb)
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Oct 08:56 PM PDT
Extended Forecast for

10 Miles NNE China Lake CA

Fire Weather Watch October 25, 01:00pm until October 26, 09:00pm
Freeze Warning October 26, 01:00am until October 26, 09:00am
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Fire Weather Watch
Freeze Warning
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Southwest wind around 9 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 69. West northwest wind around 8 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Breezy, with a north wind 14 to 19 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 57. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 21 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 57 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 45. North wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 65.

    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 72.

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Southwest wind around 9 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 69. West northwest wind around 8 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Breezy, with a north wind 14 to 19 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 57. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 21 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45. North wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 65.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
10 Miles NNE China Lake CA
 35.86°N 117.56°W (Elev. 3924 ft)
1:48 pm PDT Oct 24, 2020
11pm PDT Oct 24, 2020-6pm PDT Oct 31, 2020
 
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