Severe Storms in the North Plains; Critical Fire in the West to Plains; Heavy Rain in the Deep South

A cold front moving across the Northern Tier will produce severe storms. Significantly damaging winds, very large hail, and a couple of tornadoes will be possible, especially in Montana. Widespread critical fire weather conditions are forecast from the Central Great Basin into the High Plains. A broad low pressure system in the South will produce heavy rain with potential for flash flooding. Read More >

Current conditions at

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

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

NA

81°F

27°C

Humidity 16%
Wind Speed SW 12 MPH
Barometer 29.8 in (1009.14 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 07 Jul 02:56 AM PDT
Extended Forecast for

33 Miles ENE China Lake CA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Clear, with a low around 66. West wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 90. Breezy, with a southwest wind 11 to 16 mph increasing to 23 to 28 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 90 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 63. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph becoming northwest 7 to 12 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 36 mph.

    Clear and
    Breezy then
    Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 89. North wind 7 to 17 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 64. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 16 to 21 mph decreasing to 8 to 13 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.

    Clear and
    Breezy then
    Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 90.

    Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 68.

    Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 92.

    Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 72.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Clear, with a low around 66. West wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 90. Breezy, with a southwest wind 11 to 16 mph increasing to 23 to 28 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 63. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph becoming northwest 7 to 12 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 36 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 89. North wind 7 to 17 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 64. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 16 to 21 mph decreasing to 8 to 13 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 90.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 68.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 92.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 72.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 98.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 100.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 100.
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Point Forecast:
33 Miles ENE China Lake CA
 35.9°N 117.1°W (Elev. 4882 ft)
3:19 am PDT Jul 7, 2020
3am PDT Jul 7, 2020-6pm PDT Jul 13, 2020
 
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