Ridgecrest, CA

5:19 PM PDT on August 25, 2016 (GMT -0700)
Ridgecrest Heights, CA 93555 | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Air Quality Alert

Elev 2392 ft 35.60 °N, 117.70 °W | Updated 1 second ago

Clear
Clear
97.0 °F
Feels Like 92 °F
N
8.5
Wind Variable Wind from SSW
Gusts 12.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.73 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 92 °F
Dew Point 36 °F
Humidity 12%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:18 AM 7:26 PM
Last Quarter, 40% visible
METAR KNID 252356Z 18011G17KT 10SM CLR 37/M02 A2979 RMK AO2 SLP066 FU ALDS MTNS OBSCRD SW-E T03671022 10378 20294 56023 $
Pressure 29.73 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 92 °F
Dew Point 36 °F
Humidity 12%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:18 AM 7:26 PM
Last Quarter, 40% visible
METAR KNID 252356Z 18011G17KT 10SM CLR 37/M02 A2979 RMK AO2 SLP066 FU ALDS MTNS OBSCRD SW-E T03671022 10378 20294 56023 $
A tropical disturbance pushing toward the Bahamas, is expected to develop into a tropical depression or storm, and will likely target Florida and the Gulf Coast this weekend into next week.

Right now, the disturbance remains a broad area of low pressure pushing through the Dominican Republic and Haiti, headed toward the southeast Bahamas. Rainfall totals over 3 inches (with locally higher amounts) are expected in HispaƱiola, particularly over elevated terrain.

10-Day Weather Forecast

Almanac

Astronomy

Aug. 25, 2016 Rise Set
Actual Time
Civil Twilight
Nautical Twilight
Astronomical Twilight
Moon
Length of Visible Light
Length of Day
Tomorrow will be .
, % of the Moon is Illuminated

Today's Extremes

State Highs State Lows

Community

WunderPhotos

Upload Photos

1,934,971 photos uploaded!

WunderBlog® & News

Nearby

Air Quality

  Air Quality AQ Index Pollutant
Not available.

Snow Depth

Station Depth Elevation

Earthquake Activity

City Distance Mag. Time & Date
Minimum magnitude displayed is 2.5.

Coastal Water Temperatures

Place Temperature

Stations

Nearby Weather Stations

Station Location Temp. Windchill Dew Point Humidity Wind Precip. Elev Updated Type
                   

Watches & Warnings

Air Quality Alert
Issued: 2:20 PM PDT Aug. 25, 2016 – National Weather Service

The San Joaquin Valley air pollution control district is
continuing an air quality alert due to smoke impacts from the
Cedar wildfire in Tulare and the valley portion of Kern County.

This air quality alert is in effect until Friday afternoon August
26.

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


Bso

220 PM PDT Thu Aug 25 2016

The San Joaquin Valley air pollution control district is
continuing an air quality alert due to smoke impacts from the
Cedar wildfire in Tulare and the valley portion of Kern County.

This air quality alert is in effect until Friday afternoon August
26.

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


Bso