Storms in the Plains; Fire Weather Threats in the Southwest and Southeast

A slow moving weather system will bring potential for scattered strong to severe storms with damaging wind and hail with areas of locally heavy rain in the South and Central Plains. Strong storms may also develop in the Central Great Basin and North Plains. Dry, gusty winds will produce critical fire weather in the Southwest, and elevated threats in U.P. of Michigan and the Southeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

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

Clear

86°F

30°C

Humidity 10%
Wind Speed SSW 25 MPH
Barometer 29.7 in (1005.76 mb)
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 15 May 10:56 AM PDT
Extended Forecast for

32 Miles NNE China Lake CA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 64. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 17 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 64 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 42. Breezy, with a southwest wind 16 to 21 mph decreasing to 9 to 14 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. West northwest wind 8 to 11 mph becoming southeast in the morning.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. West northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 11am.  Sunny, with a high near 65. Northwest wind 9 to 13 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 65 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 69.

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 64. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 17 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 42. Breezy, with a southwest wind 16 to 21 mph decreasing to 9 to 14 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. West northwest wind 8 to 11 mph becoming southeast in the morning.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. West northwest wind around 10 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 11am. Sunny, with a high near 65. Northwest wind 9 to 13 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 69.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42. Breezy.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 58.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 53.
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Point Forecast:
32 Miles NNE China Lake CA
 36.17°N 117.49°W (Elev. 7785 ft)
1:49 am PDT May 15, 2021
11am PDT May 15, 2021-6pm PDT May 21, 2021
 
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