Severe Thunderstorms in the Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat in the Central U.S.

Severe thunderstorms, capable of severe wind (locally exceeding hurricane force), very large hail, flash flooding, and a few tornadoes, are possible late this afternoon into tonight across portions of the of the Upper Midwest into the southern Great Lakes. Excessive heat covers much of the central third of the country and is expected to persist into the weekend over the south-central states. Read More >

Current conditions at

VISITORS CENTER AT FURNACE CREEK DEATH VALLEY (DEVC1)

Lat: 36.46222°NLon: 116.86361°WElev: -193ft.

NA

117°F

47°C

Humidity 11%
Wind Speed SE 2 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility NA
Heat Index113°F (45°C)
Last update 28 Jul 05:00 PM PDT
Extended Forecast for

Furnace Creek CA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 97. South wind 7 to 13 mph becoming north in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 97 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 117. South southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable.

    Hot

    High: 117 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 98. South wind 6 to 10 mph becoming north northeast in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 98 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 111. South southeast wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 111 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 95. South southeast wind 8 to 15 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 95 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am.  Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 108. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 108 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 94.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 94 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Sunny and hot, with a high near 112.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 112 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 94.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 94 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 97. South wind 7 to 13 mph becoming north in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 117. South southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 98. South wind 6 to 10 mph becoming north northeast in the evening.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 111. South southeast wind 7 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 95. South southeast wind 8 to 15 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 108. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 94.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Sunny and hot, with a high near 112.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 94.
Monday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 115.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 95.
Tuesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 117.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 95.
Wednesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 118.
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Point Forecast:
Furnace Creek CA
 36.45°N 116.87°W (Elev. -183 ft)
12:54 pm PDT Jul 28, 2021
5pm PDT Jul 28, 2021-6pm PDT Aug 4, 2021
 
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