Flash Flood Threats in the Northeast and Southeast; Excessive Heat in the Southwest

Heavy rain will lead to isolated flash flooding threats along coastal New England, and Florida today. Excessive heat will continue to impact the Southwest. Dry, gusty winds, and possible dry lightning will contribute to a critical fire weather threat today across the Interior Northwest. Scattered storms, some severe, are expected Saturday from the northern Plains toward the upper MS Valley. Read More >

Current conditions at

VISITORS CENTER AT FURNACE CREEK DEATH VALLEY (DEVC1)

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

NA

112°F

44°C

Humidity 9%
Wind Speed NNE 1 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility NA
Heat Index106°F (41°C)
Last update 05 Aug 10:00 AM PDT
Extended Forecast for

Furnace Creek CA

Excessive Heat Warning until August 5, 08:00pm
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Excessive Heat Warning
  •  
    Excessive Heat Warning until August 5, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Thu

    Excessive Heat Warning

  • Today

    Today: Patchy blowing dust after noon. Sunny and hot, with a high near 123. South wind 9 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust

    High: 123 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy blowing dust before 8pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 90. South wind 15 to 20 mph becoming east southeast 8 to 13 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 90 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Widespread haze before 10am, then widespread haze after 4pm. Areas of smoke between 10am and 4pm. Sunny and hot, with a high near 114. North northeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.

    Haze

    High: 114 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Widespread haze before 7pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 89. South southwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Haze then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 89 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 117. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 117 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 89.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 89 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 116.

    Hot

    High: 116 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 89.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 89 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy blowing dust after noon. Sunny and hot, with a high near 123. South wind 9 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Tonight
Patchy blowing dust before 8pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 90. South wind 15 to 20 mph becoming east southeast 8 to 13 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Friday
Widespread haze before 10am, then widespread haze after 4pm. Areas of smoke between 10am and 4pm. Sunny and hot, with a high near 114. North northeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Widespread haze before 7pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 89. South southwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 117. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 89.
Sunday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 116.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 89.
Monday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 115.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 91.
Tuesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 116.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 93.
Wednesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 117.
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Point Forecast:
Furnace Creek CA
 36.45°N 116.87°W (Elev. -183 ft)
10:22 am PDT Aug 5, 2021
11am PDT Aug 5, 2021-6pm PDT Aug 11, 2021
 
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