Hot temperatures and critical fire weather conditions for portions of California; Flash Flood threat for parts of Texas

Critical fire weather conditions and unseasonably hot temperatures will be prevalent across parts of southern California early this week. Any fires that start in this area could quickly grow out of control; Red Flag Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect. Meanwhile, heavy rain is forecast in parts of Texas through early Monday. Flash Flood Watches are in effect for portions of southwest Texas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo / Battle Creek International Airport (KAZO)

Lat: 42.23°NLon: 85.55°WElev: 873ft.

Partly Cloudy

66°F

19°C

Humidity 37%
Wind Speed W 17 G 28 mph
Barometer 29.92 in (1013.0 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Sep 4:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Portage MI

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. West wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Breezy, with a southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 16 to 21 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 63 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 49. South southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 58. South southwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. North northeast wind 5 to 11 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 68.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 67.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. West wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Breezy, with a southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 16 to 21 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 49. South southwest wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 58. South southwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. North northeast wind 5 to 11 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
Portage MI
 42.2°N 85.59°W (Elev. 860 ft)
5:03 pm EDT Sep 26, 2016
5pm EDT Sep 26, 2016-6pm EDT Oct 3, 2016
 
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