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Severe Thunderstorms & Heavy Rain in the Plains/Midwest; Clouds and Rain Threaten Eclipse Viewing for Some

While much of the nation observes today's eclipse, clouds threaten to obscure the view in parts of the Plains, Midwest, Mid-Atlantic, Southwest, and Southeast states. The weather could be more than just a nuisance in the north-central Plains and Midwest where scattered severe storms are possible this afternoon and evening. Very large hail, damaging wind gusts, and flash floods are possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Pontiac, Oakland County International Airport (KPTK)

Lat: 42.66°NLon: 83.41°WElev: 981ft.

Overcast

83°F

28°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1015.8 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index86°F (30°C)
Last update 21 Aug 5:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Rochester MI

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southwest wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 81. Southwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 81 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 58. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. West northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. North northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 52.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 74.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 81. Southwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 58. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. West northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. North northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Monday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester MI
 42.69°N 83.12°W (Elev. 774 ft)
2:15 pm EDT Aug 21, 2017
6pm EDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 28, 2017
 
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