Inclement Weather For California; Fire Weather Threat In The High Plains

A strong storm and frontal system will move through Central and Southern California over the next two days, perhaps lingering through midweek. Expect heavy snowfall across the Sierra into the Southern California mountains and heavy rainfall which may cause flooding and debris flows in Southern California. There is an elevated to critical fire weather risk across the Southern High Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

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

Clear

62°F

17°C

Humidity 40%
Wind Speed S 31 MPH
Barometer 29.71 in (1006.1 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 05 Apr 03:56 PM PDT
Extended Forecast for

14 Miles SSW Lone Pine CA

Winter Storm Warning April 5, 05:00pm until April 8, 05:00pm
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Winter Storm Warning
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 28 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph.  Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 29 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 23. Breezy, with a southwest wind 24 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Breezy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow showers.  High near 24. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 20 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    High: 24 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. West southwest wind 12 to 17 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 17 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers likely, mainly after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 24. North northwest wind 9 to 15 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 24 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 22 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times.  High near 29. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow

    High: 29 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 25 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 28 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tonight
Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 23. Breezy, with a southwest wind 24 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.
Monday
Snow showers. High near 24. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 20 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. West southwest wind 12 to 17 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday
Snow showers likely, mainly after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 24. North northwest wind 9 to 15 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Wednesday
Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times. High near 29. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Thursday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 41.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 43.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 43.
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Point Forecast:
14 Miles SSW Lone Pine CA
 36.4°N 118.13°W (Elev. 10171 ft)
2:07 pm PDT Apr 5, 2020
4pm PDT Apr 5, 2020-6pm PDT Apr 12, 2020
 
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