Severe Storms in the Upper Midwest; Heavy Rain in the Mid-Atlantic; Widespread Heat in the Southern Plains and Southwest

Severe storms with damaging winds, large hail, and locally heavy rain will impact portions of the northern Plains and Upper Midwest. A stalled front will produce another round of heavy rain, thunderstorms and flooding to the Mid-Atlantic. Excessive heat continues in the southern Plains to the Southwest, and fire weather threats remain critical from the Great Basin to north-central Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

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

Partly Cloudy

92°F

33°C

Humidity 11%
Wind Speed WSW 21 MPH
Barometer 29.98 in (1015.24 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index88°F (31°C)
Last update 13 Aug 09:56 AM PDT
Extended Forecast for

28 Miles NW China Lake CA

Excessive Heat Warning August 14, 11:00am until August 17, 09:00pm
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Excessive Heat Warning
  • Today

    Today: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 98. South wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 98 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. West southwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 102. Northwest wind 9 to 13 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 102 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 69. West northwest wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 104. Northwest wind 8 to 14 mph becoming south southeast in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 104 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 104.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 104 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 104.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 104 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 98. South wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. West southwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 102. Northwest wind 9 to 13 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69. West northwest wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 104. Northwest wind 8 to 14 mph becoming south southeast in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Sunday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 104.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 104.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 104.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 73.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 104.
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Point Forecast:
28 Miles NW China Lake CA
 36.04°N 117.94°W (Elev. 3383 ft)
2:47 am PDT Aug 13, 2020
11am PDT Aug 13, 2020-6pm PDT Aug 19, 2020
 
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