Wet Weather in the Central Gulf Coast and Pacific Northwest; Critical Fire Weather Threat in the West

Locally heavy rainfall continue to bring flash flooding along the central Gulf Coast from southeast Louisiana to the Florida Panhandle. A strong cold front will bring heavy rain, winds, cooler temperatures, and possibly high elevation snow to the Northwest through the weekend. Widespread critical fire weather due to dry, gusty winds is forecast from the Great Basin into the northern Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

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

Clear

77°F

25°C

Humidity 13%
Wind Speed N 0 MPH
Barometer 30.03 in (1016.93 mb)
Dewpoint 24°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index76°F (24°C)
Last update 18 Sep 08:56 AM PDT
Extended Forecast for

18 Miles WNW China Lake CA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 82. Breezy, with a southwest wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 16 to 21 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of smoke. Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.

    Areas Smoke
    and Breezy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Widespread haze between noon and 1pm. Areas of smoke before noon, then areas of smoke after 1pm. Sunny, with a high near 81. West wind 9 to 18 mph becoming south in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.

    Areas Smoke
    then Haze

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64. West wind 11 to 20 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 81. North wind 11 to 14 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 67.

    Clear

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 85.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 69.

    Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 87.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 82. Breezy, with a southwest wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 16 to 21 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.
Tonight
Areas of smoke. Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.
Sunday
Widespread haze between noon and 1pm. Areas of smoke before noon, then areas of smoke after 1pm. Sunny, with a high near 81. West wind 9 to 18 mph becoming south in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64. West wind 11 to 20 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 81. North wind 11 to 14 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 67.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 69.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 87.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 87.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
18 Miles WNW China Lake CA
 35.83°N 117.92°W (Elev. 5203 ft)
1:30 am PDT Sep 18, 2021
9am PDT Sep 18, 2021-6pm PDT Sep 24, 2021
 
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