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

82°F

28°C

Humidity 11%
Wind Speed W 3 MPH
Barometer 30.03 in (1016.93 mb)
Dewpoint 24°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 18 Sep 09:56 AM PDT
Extended Forecast for

21 Miles WNW China Lake CA

  • Today

    Today: Areas of smoke after 4pm. Sunny, with a high near 79. Southwest wind 11 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Sunny then
    Areas Smoke

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of smoke. Mostly clear, with a low around 61. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Areas Smoke
    and Breezy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Widespread haze between 11am and 2pm. Areas of smoke before 11am, then areas of smoke after 2pm. Sunny, with a high near 77. West southwest wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Haze

    High: 77 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. West wind 13 to 18 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 77. North wind 13 to 17 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 65.

    Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 81.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 67.

    Clear

    Low: 67 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 84.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Areas of smoke after 4pm. Sunny, with a high near 79. Southwest wind 11 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Tonight
Areas of smoke. Mostly clear, with a low around 61. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Sunday
Widespread haze between 11am and 2pm. Areas of smoke before 11am, then areas of smoke after 2pm. Sunny, with a high near 77. West southwest wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. West wind 13 to 18 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 77. North wind 13 to 17 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 65.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 67.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
21 Miles WNW China Lake CA
 35.87°N 117.96°W (Elev. 5207 ft)
10:38 am PDT Sep 18, 2021
10am PDT Sep 18, 2021-6pm PDT Sep 24, 2021
 
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