Widespread Summer Heat; Enhanced Severe Weather

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Current conditions at

VISITORS CENTER AT FURNACE CREEK DEATH VALLEY (DEVC1)

Lat: 36.46222°NLon: 116.86361°WElev: -193ft.

NA

94°F

34°C

Humidity 15%
Wind Speed SSE 4 G 8 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility NA
Heat Index90°F (32°C)
Last update 20 Aug 6:00 am PDT
Extended Forecast for

Furnace Creek CA

Excessive Heat Warning August 20, 11:00am until August 22, 08:00pm
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Excessive Heat Warning
  • Today

    Today: Sunny and hot, with a high near 116. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 116 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 89. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 89 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 117. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning.

    Hot

    High: 117 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 90. South wind 6 to 8 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 90 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 117. South southeast wind 5 to 11 mph.

    Hot

    High: 117 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 88.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 88 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 116.

    Hot

    High: 116 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 88.

    Clear

    Low: 88 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 116.

    Hot

    High: 116 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny and hot, with a high near 116. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 89. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 117. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 90. South wind 6 to 8 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 117. South southeast wind 5 to 11 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 88.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 116.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 88.
Saturday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 116.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 90.
Sunday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 117.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 92.
Monday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 119.
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Point Forecast:
Furnace Creek CA
 36.45°N 116.87°W (Elev. -183 ft)
2:43 am PDT Aug 20, 2019
7am PDT Aug 20, 2019-6pm PDT Aug 26, 2019
 
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