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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Hancock, Houghton County Memorial Airport (KCMX)

Lat: 47.17°NLon: 88.49°WElev: 1096ft.

Overcast

51°F

11°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 29.60 in (1002.4 mb)
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill48°F (9°C)
Last update 26 Sep 6:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Houghton MI

  • Today

    Today: Periods of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm.  High near 56. Windy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 56 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Periods of showers.  Low around 49. Breezy, with a west wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Periods of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm.  High near 55. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 55 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 3am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am.  Low around 48. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers before 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 48.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 48 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 66.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Periods of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm. High near 56. Windy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Periods of showers. Low around 49. Breezy, with a west wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Periods of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm. High near 55. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 3am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Low around 48. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers before 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 66.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
Houghton MI
 47.1°N 88.55°W (Elev. 942 ft)
6:41 am EDT Sep 26, 2016
7am EDT Sep 26, 2016-6pm EDT Oct 2, 2016
 
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