Unsettled Weather In the West; Above Average Temperatures in the Central U.S.

A relatively quiet stretch of weather is expected across much of the Continental U.S. with the exception of the West Coast where rain and higher elevation snow will impact the Northwest and northern California through Tuesday. A critical fire weather risk is expected in Kansas and elevated in the surrounding areas. Record high temperatures are possible across the Northern Plains and Upper Midwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

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

Clear

48°F

9°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed SSW 5 MPH
Barometer 29.94 in (1013.89 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Last update 08 Mar 02:56 AM PST
Extended Forecast for

21 Miles NNW China Lake CA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 38. Southeast wind around 9 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 59. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 9 to 14 mph becoming west 16 to 21 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 59 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. West wind 8 to 13 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers between 4pm and 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Breezy, with a west wind 8 to 13 mph becoming west southwest 18 to 23 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 51 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Southwest wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 32 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow showers likely, mainly between 10am and 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 44. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 44 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 31 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of snow showers, mainly after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 44.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 44 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 38. Southeast wind around 9 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 59. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 9 to 14 mph becoming west 16 to 21 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. West wind 8 to 13 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers between 4pm and 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Breezy, with a west wind 8 to 13 mph becoming west southwest 18 to 23 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Southwest wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday
Snow showers likely, mainly between 10am and 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 44. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Thursday
A chance of snow showers, mainly after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 44.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 50.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 56.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
21 Miles NNW China Lake CA
 35.98°N 117.82°W (Elev. 4528 ft)
1:18 am PST Mar 8, 2021
3am PST Mar 8, 2021-6pm PDT Mar 14, 2021
 
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