Heavy Lake Effect Snow and Bitterly Cold Temperatures

A bitterly cold airmass will settle over much of the central and eastern U.S over the next several days. Well below normal temperatures and cold wind chills will be common. In addition, heavy lake effect snow will be possible especially downwind of Lakes Erie and Ontario, where up to one foot of additional snow is forecast by Sunday morning.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Houghton Lake, Roscommon County Airport (KHTL)

Lat: 44.32°NLon: -84.75°WElev: 1148ft.

Mostly Cloudy and Breezy

16°F

-9°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed NW 23 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1015.2 mb)
Dewpoint 6°F (-14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill-2°F (-19°C)
Last update 12 Feb 2:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Houghton Lake MISimilar City Names

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow showers.  Widespread blowing snow. High near 18. Wind chill values as low as -7. Blustery, with a northwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Blowing
    Snow

    High: 18 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers.  Widespread blowing snow before 1am. Low around -1. Wind chill values as low as -14. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Blowing
    Snow

    Low: -1 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Scattered snow showers.  Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near 8. Wind chill values as low as -10. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    High: 8 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -8. Wind chill values as low as -15. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -8 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 15. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 15 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 9 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 27.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 27 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 18 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow showers. Widespread blowing snow. High near 18. Wind chill values as low as -7. Blustery, with a northwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Tonight
Snow showers. Widespread blowing snow before 1am. Low around -1. Wind chill values as low as -14. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday
Scattered snow showers. Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near 8. Wind chill values as low as -10. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -8. Wind chill values as low as -15. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 15. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Washington's Birthday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 27.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 22.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 28.
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Point Forecast:
Houghton Lake MISimilar City Names
 44.32°N 84.75°W (Elev. 1138 ft)
2:23 pm EST Feb 12, 2016
3pm EST Feb 12, 2016-6pm EST Feb 18, 2016
 
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