Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo / Battle Creek International Airport (KAZO)

Lat: 42.23°NLon: 85.55°WElev: 873ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

72°F

22°C

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.94 in (1013.2 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 24 Jul 5:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Portage MI

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 98. Southwest wind 9 to 17 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 84. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 98. Southwest wind 9 to 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 84. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Portage MI
 42.2°N 85.59°W (Elev. 860 ft)
6:03 am EDT Jul 24, 2016
6am EDT Jul 24, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 30, 2016
 
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