Hazardous Heat in the Western U.S.; Heavy Rain and Flooding Potential in the Southern Rockies

Widespread high temperatures in the 90s with heat indices exceeding 100 degrees will persist across the western U.S. this weekend into next week. Some daily high temperature records are forecast to be tied or broken. Monsoon conditions continue to linger across the Southern Rockies posing a heavy rainfall threat which may lead to additional flash flooding concerns. Read More >

Current conditions at

VISITORS CENTER AT FURNACE CREEK DEATH VALLEY (DEVC1)

Lat: 36.46222°NLon: 116.86361°WElev: -193.0ft.

NA

122°F

50°C

Humidity 10%
Wind Speed SW 4 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility NA
Heat Index118°F (48°C)
Last update 20 Jul 05:00 PM PDT
Extended Forecast for

19 Miles WNW Furnace Creek CA

Excessive Heat Warning until July 21, 09:00pm
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Excessive Heat Warning
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    Excessive Heat Warning until July 21, 09:00pm

    NOW until 9:00pm Sun

    Excessive Heat Warning

  • This Afternoon

    High: 121 °F

    Hot

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Widespread haze between midnight and 2am. Mostly clear, with a low around 99. South wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Low: 99 °F

    Mostly Clear
    then Haze

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 122. Light and variable wind becoming east 6 to 11 mph in the afternoon.

    High: 122 °F

    Hot

  • Sunday Night

    Sunday Night: Widespread haze before 4am. Areas of smoke between 11pm and 1am. Mostly clear, with a low around 99. South wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Low: 99 °F

    Haze

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 122. Light east southeast wind becoming south southeast 6 to 11 mph in the afternoon.

    High: 122 °F

    Hot

  • Monday Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 101.

    Low: 101 °F

    Mostly Clear

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 122.

    High: 122 °F

    Hot

  • Tuesday Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 100.

    Low: 100 °F

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny and hot, with a high near 121. East wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Widespread haze between midnight and 2am. Mostly clear, with a low around 99. South wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 122. Light and variable wind becoming east 6 to 11 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Widespread haze before 4am. Areas of smoke between 11pm and 1am. Mostly clear, with a low around 99. South wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Monday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 122. Light east southeast wind becoming south southeast 6 to 11 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 101.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 122.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 100.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 121.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 100.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 121.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 98.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 120.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 93.
Saturday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 115.
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ABOUT THIS FORECAST

 
Point Forecast:
19 Miles WNW Furnace Creek CA
 36.6°N 117.15°W (Elev. 180 ft)
5:25 pm PDT Jul 20, 2024
5pm PDT Jul 20, 2024-6pm PDT Jul 27, 2024
 
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