Heavy Rain and Strong-to-Severe Thunderstorms from the Central Miss. Valley to the Mid-Atlantic

A slow-moving weather system in the eastern U.S. will focus showers and thunderstorms from the mid-Mississippi River Valley to the Mid-Atlantic on Thursday. Abundant moisture will allow occasionally heavy rainfall. Flash Flood Watches are in effect in these areas. Severe thunderstorms with damaging wind gusts and large hail will also be possible in this same area. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lansing, Capital City Airport (KLAN)

Lat: 42.78°NLon: 84.58°WElev: 860ft.

A Few Clouds

79°F

26°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed E 8 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1013.6 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 28 Jul 11:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lansing MI

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Northeast wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Northeast wind 7 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Northeast wind 9 to 13 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. East northeast wind 6 to 14 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Northeast wind 8 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 85.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Northeast wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Northeast wind 7 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Northeast wind 9 to 13 mph.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. East northeast wind 6 to 14 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Northeast wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
Lansing MI
 42.71°N 84.57°W (Elev. 856 ft)
12:03 pm EDT Jul 28, 2016
12pm EDT Jul 28, 2016-6pm EDT Aug 3, 2016
 
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