Heat Building and Strong to Severe Storms

A building ridge of high pressure will produce possible record heat and extremely humid conditions over the next several days. The summer heat wave is already present in the south Plains, will expand across the Mid-Atlantic/Northeast and then shift into the Desert Southwest. Meanwhile, a cold front may trigger strong to severe storms w/ heavy rain from the Great Lakes to the south-central Plains Read More >

Current conditions at

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

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

Fair

98°F

37°C

Humidity 11%
Wind Speed S 21 G 31 MPH
Barometer 29.71 in (1003.5 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index93°F (34°C)
Last update 17 Aug 6:56 pm PDT
Extended Forecast for

30 Miles NE China Lake CA

Excessive Heat Watch August 20, 11:00am until August 22, 08:00pm
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Excessive Heat Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 68. South wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 103. Light and variable wind becoming south 9 to 14 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 103 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 70. South wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 70 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 105. Light southwest wind becoming south 8 to 13 mph in the morning.

    Hot

    High: 105 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 73. South southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 73 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 109.

    Hot

    High: 109 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 76.

    Clear

    Low: 76 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 112.

    Hot

    High: 112 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 78.

    Clear

    Low: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 68. South wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 103. Light and variable wind becoming south 9 to 14 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 70. South wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Monday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 105. Light southwest wind becoming south 8 to 13 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 73. South southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 109.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 76.
Wednesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 112.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 78.
Thursday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 112.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 77.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 110.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 76.
Saturday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 109.
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Point Forecast:
30 Miles NE China Lake CA
 36.04°N 117.26°W (Elev. 1135 ft)
2:02 pm PDT Aug 17, 2019
8pm PDT Aug 17, 2019-6pm PDT Aug 24, 2019
 
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