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Extreme Fire Weather Conditions in the Desert Southwest on Thursday

Strong winds, low relative humidity, and dry ground conditions increase the threat for wildfire activity in the Desert Southwest, Great Basin, Central/Southern High Plains and Southeast on Thursday. The greatest concern is in New Mexico and Arizona, where winds of 30 to 40 mph (with gusts up to 50 to 60 mph) and an extremely dry air mass will fuel Extreme-level fire weather conditions. Read More >

Current conditions at

General Wm J Fox Airfield (KWJF)

Lat: 34.74123°NLon: 118.21251°WElev: 2333ft.

Fair

54°F

12°C

Humidity 41%
Wind Speed W 23 MPH
Barometer 29.96 in
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Apr 9:50 am PDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles E Lancaster CA

Wind Advisory until April 20, 03:00am
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Wind Advisory
  •  
    Wind Advisory until April 20, 03:00am

    NOW until
    3:00am Fri

    Wind Advisory

  • Today

    Today: Areas of blowing dust after 11am. Sunny, with a high near 60. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph increasing to 30 to 35 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.

    Areas Blowing
    Dust and
    Windy

    High: 60 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of blowing dust before 11pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 41. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.

    Areas Blowing
    Dust and
    Breezy then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 75. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 44. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northeast in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 84. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 86. Breezy.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 86 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. Breezy.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Areas of blowing dust after 11am. Sunny, with a high near 60. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph increasing to 30 to 35 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.
Tonight
Areas of blowing dust before 11pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 41. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 75. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northeast in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 84. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 86. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. Breezy.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 86. Breezy.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Breezy.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Breezy.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles E Lancaster CA
 34.71°N 118.13°W (Elev. 2323 ft)
4:11 am PDT Apr 19, 2018
10am PDT Apr 19, 2018-6pm PDT Apr 25, 2018
 
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