Thunderstorms Along the Eastern Seaboard; Major Winter Storm to Impact the West

A line of thunderstorms will continue to push across the east coast Wednesday evening. A few of these storms may become strong to severe with the main threat being damaging winds. Meanwhile on the west coast, another significant winter storm is expected to begin late Wednesday and last through the weekend. Impacts include heavy mountain snow, heavy rain and gusty winds. Read More >

Current conditions at

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

Lat: 35.68639°NLon: 117.69°WElev: 2283.0ft.

Clear

53°F

12°C

Humidity 33%
Wind Speed WSW 9 MPH
Barometer 30.0 in (1015.92 mb)
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Feb 11:56 PM PST
Extended Forecast for

16 Miles SE Ridgecrest CA

High Wind Watch March 2, 08:00am until March 2, 10:00pm
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High Wind Watch
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 48. South southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Patchy blowing dust after 1pm. Sunny, with a high near 66. Breezy, with a southwest wind 21 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.

    Breezy. Sunny
    then Patchy
    Blowing Dust

    High: 66 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Patchy blowing dust. Mostly clear, with a low around 45. Windy, with a southwest wind 26 to 32 mph, with gusts as high as 47 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    and Windy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Patchy blowing dust. Sunny, with a high near 62. Windy, with a southwest wind 30 to 32 mph, with gusts as high as 46 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    and Windy

    High: 62 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Patchy blowing dust. Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Windy, with a southwest wind 32 to 37 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    and Windy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Patchy blowing dust. Partly sunny, with a high near 58. Very windy.

    Chance Rain
    and Very
    Windy

    High: 58 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 10pm.  Patchy blowing dust. Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. Very windy.

    Chance Rain
    and Very
    Windy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 58. Breezy.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 58 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 38.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 48. South southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
Patchy blowing dust after 1pm. Sunny, with a high near 66. Breezy, with a southwest wind 21 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.
Thursday Night
Patchy blowing dust. Mostly clear, with a low around 45. Windy, with a southwest wind 26 to 32 mph, with gusts as high as 47 mph.
Friday
Patchy blowing dust. Sunny, with a high near 62. Windy, with a southwest wind 30 to 32 mph, with gusts as high as 46 mph.
Friday Night
Patchy blowing dust. Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Windy, with a southwest wind 32 to 37 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Patchy blowing dust. Partly sunny, with a high near 58. Very windy.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 10pm. Patchy blowing dust. Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. Very windy.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 58. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 60.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
16 Miles SE Ridgecrest CA
 35.47°N 117.43°W (Elev. 2523 ft)
11:29 pm PST Feb 28, 2024
12am PST Feb 29, 2024-6pm PST Mar 5, 2024
 
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