Severe Weather/Heavy Rain in the Southeast, Tropical Depression Three off Florida/Southeast Coast and Building Heat and Monsoon in the West

A strong cold front will progress into the southeast today w/ the threat for severe thunderstorms and flash flooding. Meanwhile, Tropical Depression Three remains off the east coast of Florida and is expected to remain offshore of the Southeast through Wednesday. Out West, monsoonal moisture will produce a marginal threat for flash flooding in the Four Corners region, while heat gradually builds. Read More >

Current conditions at

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

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

A Few Clouds

87°F

31°C

Humidity 28%
Wind Speed SSW 7 MPH
Barometer 30.04 in (1014.3 mb)
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 23 Jul 6:56 am PDT
Extended Forecast for

24 Miles SSE Ridgecrest CA

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of rain before 11am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, then becoming cloudy during the afternoon, with a high near 101. Light south wind becoming south southwest 8 to 13 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 101 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light southwest  after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 102. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 102 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light  after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11am and 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 103. Light southwest wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 103 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 73.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 73 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 104.

    Sunny

    High: 104 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 73.

    Clear

    Low: 73 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 106.

    Hot

    High: 106 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of rain before 11am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly sunny, then becoming cloudy during the afternoon, with a high near 101. Light south wind becoming south southwest 8 to 13 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Tonight
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light southwest after midnight.
Wednesday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 102. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light after midnight.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11am and 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 103. Light southwest wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 73.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 104.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 73.
Saturday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 106.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 73.
Sunday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 106.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 72.
Monday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 105.
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Point Forecast:
24 Miles SSE Ridgecrest CA
 35.33°N 117.45°W (Elev. 2595 ft)
3:13 am PDT Jul 23, 2019
7am PDT Jul 23, 2019-6pm PDT Jul 29, 2019
 
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