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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest through Friday; Severe storms for Ohio Valley on Friday

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds - with blizzard conditions - to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest through Friday creating treacherous travel conditions. Also, strong winds and dry conditions are creating extreme wildfire threats in the southern Plains. Meanwhile, this system will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms to the Ohio Valley on Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Alpena, Alpena County Regional Airport (KAPN)

Lat: 45.07°NLon: 83.56°WElev: 689ft.

Light Snow

32°F

0°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1011.7 mb)
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Wind Chill26°F (-3°C)
Last update 24 Feb 4:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Alpena MI

Winter Weather Advisory until February 25, 01:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until February 25, 01:00am

    NOW until
    1:00am Sat

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Snow.  Low around 32. Northeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow before noon, then rain, snow, and sleet between noon and 1pm, then rain after 1pm. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 36. East wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow and sleet accumulation of around 3 inches.

    Snow then
    Wintry Mix

    High: 36 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 34. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow showers and sleet likely before 7am, then a chance of snow showers.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 34. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow/Sleet
    Likely and
    Blowing Snow

    High: 34 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Blowing Snow

    Low: 20 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers after 1pm.  Patchy blowing snow between 11am and 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 35 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 25 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 38.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Snow. Low around 32. Northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Friday
Snow before noon, then rain, snow, and sleet between noon and 1pm, then rain after 1pm. Some thunder is also possible. High near 36. East wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow and sleet accumulation of around 3 inches.
Friday Night
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 34. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Saturday
Snow showers and sleet likely before 7am, then a chance of snow showers. Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 34. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday Night
Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers after 1pm. Patchy blowing snow between 11am and 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 38.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers before 10am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 10am and 11am, then rain showers likely after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43.
Tuesday Night
Rain and snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 30.
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Point Forecast:
Alpena MI
 45.08°N 83.43°W (Elev. 633 ft)
5:24 am EST Feb 24, 2017
5am EST Feb 24, 2017-6pm EST Mar 2, 2017
 
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