Winter Storm Wanes in the West; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains; Severe Weather Threat in Central U.S.

The snow and high winds along the Sierra Nevada and the Intermountain West is gradually waning. The threat of wildfires persist in the High Plains. Isolated strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible in portions of the Southern Great Plains into the Lower/Mid-Mississippi Valley on Monday, in addition to locally heavy rain in the central Gulf Coast. Read More >

Current conditions at

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

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

Clear

52°F

11°C

Humidity 36%
Wind Speed SW 18 MPH
Barometer 29.78 in (1008.47 mb)
Dewpoint 26°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 03 Mar 07:56 PM PST
Extended Forecast for

24 Miles NNE China Lake CA

Wind Advisory until March 3, 10:00pm
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    Wind Advisory until March 3, 10:00pm

    NOW until
    10:00pm Sun

    Wind Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. West northwest wind 7 to 14 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 48. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 48 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. South wind around 7 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 51. West wind 6 to 13 mph becoming south southeast in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. Southwest wind around 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of snow before 11am, then a slight chance of rain between 11am and 5pm, then a chance of rain and snow after 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 48 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 49.

    Sunny

    High: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. West northwest wind 7 to 14 mph.
Monday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 48. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. South wind around 7 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 51. West wind 6 to 13 mph becoming south southeast in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. Southwest wind around 9 mph.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow before 11am, then a slight chance of rain between 11am and 5pm, then a chance of rain and snow after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 49.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 52.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
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Point Forecast:
24 Miles NNE China Lake CA
 36.05°N 117.52°W (Elev. 5997 ft)
11:47 am PST Mar 3, 2024
9pm PST Mar 3, 2024-6pm PDT Mar 10, 2024
 
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