Notice of NWS' New Version of Forecast
A new version of Forecast will launch April 4, 2017.
Click here to visit the new site for details.

Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Hancock, Houghton County Memorial Airport (KCMX)

Lat: 47.17°NLon: 88.49°WElev: 1096ft.

Fair

30°F

-1°C

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 30.45 in (1033.4 mb)
Dewpoint 11°F (-12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill24°F (-4°C)
Last update 22 Mar 5:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Houghton MI

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated snow showers after 5am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 17. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Mostly Clear
    then Isolated
    Snow Showers

    Low: 17 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of snow showers before 11am, then a chance of rain and snow showers after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 38. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Isolated Snow
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 38 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain before midnight, then rain, possibly mixed with freezing rain.  Low around 31. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.

    Rain then
    Rain/Freezing
    Rain

    Low: 31 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Freezing rain before 9am, then a slight chance of rain.  High near 39. West wind around 5 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain/Freezing
    Rain then
    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 39 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of rain before 10pm, then a slight chance of freezing rain between 10pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Northeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Freezing
    Rain

    Low: 27 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 36.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of freezing rain before 10pm, then a chance of snow between 10pm and 3am, then a chance of sleet after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix

    Low: 27 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of sleet before 7am, then a chance of rain after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39.

    Chance Sleet
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 39 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain before 4am, then a chance of rain or freezing rain between 4am and 5am, then a chance of freezing rain after 5am.  Cloudy, with a low around 31.

    Chance Rain
    then Chance
    Rain/Freezing
    Rain

    Low: 31 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Isolated snow showers after 5am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 17. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Thursday
A slight chance of snow showers before 11am, then a chance of rain and snow showers after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 38. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Rain before midnight, then rain, possibly mixed with freezing rain. Low around 31. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.
Friday
Freezing rain before 9am, then a slight chance of rain. High near 39. West wind around 5 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday Night
A slight chance of rain before 10pm, then a slight chance of freezing rain between 10pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Northeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 36.
Saturday Night
A chance of freezing rain before 10pm, then a chance of snow between 10pm and 3am, then a chance of sleet after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of sleet before 7am, then a chance of rain after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain before 4am, then a chance of rain or freezing rain between 4am and 5am, then a chance of freezing rain after 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 31.
Monday
A chance of freezing rain before 9am, then a chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 42.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 40.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Houghton MI
 47.1°N 88.55°W (Elev. 942 ft)
4:03 pm EDT Mar 22, 2017
6pm EDT Mar 22, 2017-6pm EDT Mar 29, 2017
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database