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Sprawling Storm System Bringing Impactful Weather To Western and Central U.S. Through Midweek

A large storm system will extend from the West Coast to the Great Lakes during the next couple days bringing hazardous weather to many parts of the country. Heavy snow is expected in the higher terrain of the West, along with very strong winds. Snow and ice will disrupt travel in parts of the Midwest, and heavy rain could cause widespread flooding in the Mississippi Valley and Great Lakes. Read More >

Current conditions at

Capital Region International Airport (KLAN)

Lat: 42.78°NLon: 84.6°WElev: 856ft.

Unknown Precip Fog/Mist

37°F

3°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1015.3 mb)
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Wind Chill31°F (-1°C)
Last update 19 Feb 7:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

East Lansing MI

Flood Warning February 21, 10:36am until further notice
Flood Watch February 19, 12:00pm until February 21, 05:00pm
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Flood Warning until further notice
Flood Watch
  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Widespread fog after 2pm. High near 49. South wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Heavy Rain
    and Fog

    High: 49 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Widespread dense fog. Temperature rising to around 54 by 4am. South southwest wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Dense Fog

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Widespread fog, mainly before 2pm. High near 64. South southwest wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Fog

    High: 64 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then showers between 2am and 5am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Areas of fog before 2am. Low around 38. South southwest wind 9 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Areas Fog

    Low: 38 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then showers likely between 8am and 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 43. North northwest wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Heavy Rain
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 43 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 26 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 40.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of rain and snow showers between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of rain showers after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Washington's Birthday
Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Widespread fog after 2pm. High near 49. South wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Widespread dense fog. Temperature rising to around 54 by 4am. South southwest wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Widespread fog, mainly before 2pm. High near 64. South southwest wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then showers between 2am and 5am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Areas of fog before 2am. Low around 38. South southwest wind 9 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Wednesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then showers likely between 8am and 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 43. North northwest wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 40.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow showers between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of rain showers after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43.
Friday Night
A chance of rain showers before 8pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45.
Saturday Night
Rain and snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Sunday
Rain and snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48.
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Point Forecast:
East Lansing MI
 42.73°N 84.48°W (Elev. 846 ft)
7:07 am EST Feb 19, 2018
8am EST Feb 19, 2018-6pm EST Feb 25, 2018
 
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