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Clear

Bakersfield, CA: 81.1°

Clear

Wind: Calm
Dew Point: 58 °F
Pressure: 29.86 in
Heat Index: 81 °F
Humidity: 44%
Visibility: 10.0 miles
Burn Day: NO
Updated: 10:32 PM PDT on July 21, 2017
Observed at: Bakersfield, Oil Junction, California()

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5-Day Weather Forecast for ZIP Code 93301

Saturday
Clear
Clear
Sunday
Clear
Clear
Monday
Clear
Clear
Tuesday
Clear
Clear
Wednesday
Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
103° | 76°

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106° | 78°

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100° | 74°

Detail
99° | 74°

Detail
99° | 75°

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Forecast as of 6:23 PM PDT on July 21, 2017

Friday
Mainly clear. Lows overnight in the low 70s.
Friday Night
Mainly clear. Low 72F. Winds NNE at 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Sunny. High 103F. Winds W at 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Clear. Low 76F. Winds N at 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Sunny. High 106F. SSW winds shifting to WNW at 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Clear skies. Low 78F. Winds N at 10 to 20 mph.
Monday
Mainly sunny. High near 100F. Winds NNW at 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Clear skies. Low 74F. Winds N at 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
A mainly sunny sky. High 99F. Winds NW at 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Clear skies. Low 74F. Winds NNW at 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
Partly cloudy. High 99F. Winds WNW at 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear skies. Low around 75F. Winds NNW at 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny skies. High 102F. Winds W at 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Clear skies. Low 77F. Winds N at 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
A mainly sunny sky. High 104F. SSW winds shifting to WNW at 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
A mostly clear sky. Low 77F. Winds NNE at 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Sunny. High 104F. SSW winds shifting to NW at 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
A mostly clear sky. Low 76F. Winds N at 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Sunny. High 104F. Winds WNW at 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
A mostly clear sky. Low 76F. Winds NNW at 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Sunny. High 106F. Winds WNW at 10 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
Clear skies. Low 79F. Winds NNW at 5 to 10 mph.

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Air Quality Bakersfield

 
Air Quality
AQ Index
Pollutant
Yesterday: Moderate OZONE
Yesterday: Moderate PM2.5
   
Current: Moderate OZONE
Current: Good PM2.5
   
Friday: Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups OZONE
Saturday: Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups OZONE
Sunday: Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups OZONE
Monday: Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups OZONE
Tuesday: Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups OZONE
Wednesday: Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups OZONE
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Almanac

July 21, 2017
Normal high:98° Record high:112° (1938)
Normal low:71° Record low:50° (1906)
Sunrise:5:56 AM Moon Rise: 4:09 AM
Sunset:8:07 PM Moon Set: 6:38 PM
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Astronomy

Sunrise: 05:56 AM (PDT) Moon Rise: 04:09 AM (PDT) 7 / 21
Sunset: 08:07 PM (PDT) Moon Set: 06:38 PM (PDT) 7 / 21
Moon Phase
Jul. 22 Jul. 23 Jul. 30 Aug. 07 Aug. 15

Statement as of 10:15 am PDT on July 21, 2017

Air Quality Alert


The San Joaquin Valley air pollution control district has issued
an air quality alert starting on July 20, 2017, due to smoke
impacts from the surrounding wildfires for San Joaquin,
Stanislaus, Merced, Madera, Fresno, Kings, Tulare, and the valley
portion of Kern counties.

The Mariposa air pollution district issued an air quality alert for
Mariposa County. For more information regarding air quality,
particularly in Mariposa County, please refer to
http://www.Mariposacounty.Org/index.Aspx?Nid=1434

The Tuolumne County air pollution district has also issued an air
quality alert for southern Tuolumne County. For more information
regarding air quality, particularly in Tuolumne County, please refer
to http://www.Co.Tuolumne.CA.US/index.Aspx?Nid=364

This air quality alert is in effect until the fires are extinguished.

Exposure to particle pollution can cause serious health problems,
aggravate lung disease, cause asthma attacks and acute
bronchitis, and increase risk of respiratory infections.

Residents are advised to use caution as conditions warrant.
People with heart or lung diseases should follow their doctors
advice for dealing with episodes of unhealthy air quality.

Additionally, older adults and children should avoid prolonged
exposure, strenuous activities or heavy exertion, as conditions
dictate.

For additional information, call your local San Joaquin Valley
air district office.

Modesto 209-557-6400, Fresno 559-230-6000, Bakersfield 661-381-
1809


1015 am PDT Fri Jul 21 2017

The San Joaquin Valley air pollution control district has issued
an air quality alert starting on July 20, 2017, due to smoke
impacts from the surrounding wildfires for San Joaquin,
Stanislaus, Merced, Madera, Fresno, Kings, Tulare, and the valley
portion of Kern counties.

The Mariposa air pollution district issued an air quality alert for
Mariposa County. For more information regarding air quality,
particularly in Mariposa County, please refer to
http://www.Mariposacounty.Org/index.Aspx?Nid=1434

The Tuolumne County air pollution district has also issued an air
quality alert for southern Tuolumne County. For more information
regarding air quality, particularly in Tuolumne County, please refer
to http://www.Co.Tuolumne.CA.US/index.Aspx?Nid=364

This air quality alert is in effect until the fires are extinguished.

Exposure to particle pollution can cause serious health problems,
aggravate lung disease, cause asthma attacks and acute
bronchitis, and increase risk of respiratory infections.

Residents are advised to use caution as conditions warrant.
People with heart or lung diseases should follow their doctors
advice for dealing with episodes of unhealthy air quality.

Additionally, older adults and children should avoid prolonged
exposure, strenuous activities or heavy exertion, as conditions
dictate.

For additional information, call your local San Joaquin Valley
air district office.

Modesto 209-557-6400, Fresno 559-230-6000, Bakersfield 661-381-
1809



721 PM PDT Thu Jul 20 2017

The San Joaquin Valley air pollution control district has issued
an air quality alert starting on July 20, 2017, due to smoke
impacts from the surrounding wildfires for San Joaquin,
Stanislaus, Merced, Madera, Fresno, Kings, Tulare, and the valley
portion of Kern counties.

The Mariposa air pollution district and Tuolumne County air
pollution district have also issued an air quality alert for
Mariposa and southern Tuolumne counties. For more information
regarding air quality, particularly in Mariposa County, please
refer to http://www.Mariposacounty.Org/index.Aspx?Nid=1434

This air quality alert is in effect until the fires are extinguished.

Exposure to particle pollution can cause serious health problems,
aggravate lung disease, cause asthma attacks and acute
bronchitis, and increase risk of respiratory infections.

Residents are advised to use caution as conditions warrant.
People with heart or lung diseases should follow their doctors
advice for dealing with episodes of unhealthy air quality.

Additionally, older adults and children should avoid prolonged
exposure, strenuous activities or heavy exertion, as conditions
dictate.

For additional information, call your local San Joaquin Valley
air district office.

Modesto 209-557-6400, Fresno 559-230-6000, Bakersfield 661-381-
1809


Mv/ja/bso


721 PM PDT Thu Jul 20 2017

The San Joaquin Valley air pollution control district has issued
an air quality alert starting on July 20, 2017, due to smoke
impacts from the surrounding wildfires for San Joaquin,
Stanislaus, Merced, Madera, Fresno, Kings, Tulare, and the valley
portion of Kern counties.

The Mariposa air pollution district and Tuolumne County air
pollution district have also issued an air quality alert for
Mariposa and southern Tuolumne counties. For more information
regarding air quality, particularly in Mariposa County, please
refer to http://www.Mariposacounty.Org/index.Aspx?Nid=1434

This air quality alert is in effect until the fires are extinguished.

Exposure to particle pollution can cause serious health problems,
aggravate lung disease, cause asthma attacks and acute
bronchitis, and increase risk of respiratory infections.

Residents are advised to use caution as conditions warrant.
People with heart or lung diseases should follow their doctors
advice for dealing with episodes of unhealthy air quality.

Additionally, older adults and children should avoid prolonged
exposure, strenuous activities or heavy exertion, as conditions
dictate.

For additional information, call your local San Joaquin Valley
air district office.

Modesto 209-557-6400, Fresno 559-230-6000, Bakersfield 661-381-
1809


Mv/ja/bso

958 am PDT Thu Jul 20 2017

The San Joaquin Valley air pollution control district has issued
an air quality alert starting on July 20, 2017, due to smoke
impacts from the surrounding wildfires for San Joaquin,
Stanislaus, Merced, Madera, Fresno, Kings, Tulare, and the valley
portion of Kern counties.

The Mariposa air pollution district and Tuolumne County air
pollution district have also issued an air quality alert for
Mariposa and southern Tuolumne counties.

This air quality alert is in effect until the fires are extinguished.

Exposure to particle pollution can cause serious health problems,
aggravate lung disease, cause asthma attacks and acute
bronchitis, and increase risk of respiratory infections.

Residents are advised to use caution as conditions warrant.
People with heart or lung diseases should follow their doctors
advice for dealing with episodes of unhealthy air quality.

Additionally, older adults and children should avoid prolonged
exposure, strenuous activities or heavy exertion, as conditions
dictate.

For additional information, call your local San Joaquin Valley
air district office.

Modesto 209-557-6400, Fresno 559-230-6000, Bakersfield 661-381-
1809


Mv/ja

958 am PDT Thu Jul 20 2017

The San Joaquin Valley air pollution control district has issued
an air quality alert starting on July 20, 2017, due to smoke
impacts from the surrounding wildfires for San Joaquin,
Stanislaus, Merced, Madera, Fresno, Kings, Tulare, and the valley
portion of Kern counties.

The Mariposa air pollution district and Tuolumne County air
pollution district have also issued an air quality alert for
Mariposa and southern Tuolumne counties.

This air quality alert is in effect until the fires are extinguished.

Exposure to particle pollution can cause serious health problems,
aggravate lung disease, cause asthma attacks and acute
bronchitis, and increase risk of respiratory infections.

Residents are advised to use caution as conditions warrant.
People with heart or lung diseases should follow their doctors
advice for dealing with episodes of unhealthy air quality.

Additionally, older adults and children should avoid prolonged
exposure, strenuous activities or heavy exertion, as conditions
dictate.

For additional information, call your local San Joaquin Valley
air district office.

Modesto 209-557-6400, Fresno 559-230-6000, Bakersfield 661-381-
1809


Mv/ja


958 am PDT Thu Jul 20 2017

The San Joaquin Valley air pollution control district has issued
an air quality alert starting on July 20, 2017, due to smoke
impacts from the surrounding wildfires for San Joaquin,
Stanislaus, Merced, Madera, Fresno, Kings, Tulare, and the valley
portion of Kern counties.

The Mariposa air pollution district and Tuolumne County air
pollution district have also issued an air quality alert for
Mariposa and southern Tuolumne counties.

This air quality alert is in effect until Monday, July 24, 2017.

Exposure to particle pollution can cause serious health problems,
aggravate lung disease, cause asthma attacks and acute
bronchitis, and increase risk of respiratory infections.

Residents are advised to use caution as conditions warrant.
People with heart or lung diseases should follow their doctors
advice for dealing with episodes of unhealthy air quality.

Additionally, older adults and children should avoid prolonged
exposure, strenuous activities or heavy exertion, as conditions
dictate.

For additional information, call your local San Joaquin Valley
air district office.

Modesto 209-557-6400, Fresno 559-230-6000, Bakersfield 661-381-
1809


Mv/ja

958 am PDT Thu Jul 20 2017

The San Joaquin Valley air pollution control district has issued
an air quality alert starting on July 20, 2017, due to smoke
impacts from the surrounding wildfires for San Joaquin,
Stanislaus, Merced, Madera, Fresno, Kings, Tulare, and the valley
portion of Kern counties.

The Mariposa air pollution district and Tuolumne County air
pollution district have also issued an air quality alert for
Mariposa and southern Tuolumne counties.

This air quality alert is in effect until Monday, July 24, 2017.

Exposure to particle pollution can cause serious health problems,
aggravate lung disease, cause asthma attacks and acute
bronchitis, and increase risk of respiratory infections.

Residents are advised to use caution as conditions warrant.
People with heart or lung diseases should follow their doctors
advice for dealing with episodes of unhealthy air quality.

Additionally, older adults and children should avoid prolonged
exposure, strenuous activities or heavy exertion, as conditions
dictate.

For additional information, call your local San Joaquin Valley
air district office.

Modesto 209-557-6400, Fresno 559-230-6000, Bakersfield 661-381-
1809


Mv/ja


958 am PDT Thu Jul 20 2017

The San Joaquin Valley air pollution control district has issued
an air quality alert starting on July 20, 2017, due to smoke
impacts from the surrounding wildfires for San Joaquin,
Stanislaus, Merced, Madera, Fresno, Kings, Tulare, and the valley
portion of Kern counties.

This air quality alert is in effect until Monday, July 24, 2017.

Exposure to particle pollution can cause serious health problems,
aggravate lung disease, cause asthma attacks and acute
bronchitis, and increase risk of respiratory infections.

Residents are advised to use caution as conditions warrant.
People with heart or lung diseases should follow their doctors
advice for dealing with episodes of unhealthy air quality.

Additionally, older adults and children should avoid prolonged
exposure, strenuous activities or heavy exertion, as conditions
dictate.

For additional information, call your local San Joaquin Valley
air district office.

Modesto 209-557-6400, Fresno 559-230-6000, Bakersfield 661-381-
1809


Mv

958 am PDT Thu Jul 20 2017

The San Joaquin Valley air pollution control district has issued
an air quality alert starting on July 20, 2017, due to smoke
impacts from the surrounding wildfires for San Joaquin,
Stanislaus, Merced, Madera, Fresno, Kings, Tulare, and the valley
portion of Kern counties.

This air quality alert is in effect until Monday, July 24, 2017.

Exposure to particle pollution can cause serious health problems,
aggravate lung disease, cause asthma attacks and acute
bronchitis, and increase risk of respiratory infections.

Residents are advised to use caution as conditions warrant.
People with heart or lung diseases should follow their doctors
advice for dealing with episodes of unhealthy air quality.

Additionally, older adults and children should avoid prolonged
exposure, strenuous activities or heavy exertion, as conditions
dictate.

For additional information, call your local San Joaquin Valley
air district office.

Modesto 209-557-6400, Fresno 559-230-6000, Bakersfield 661-381-
1809


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