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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds, and difficult travel conditions to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest. Farther south, strong winds and dry conditions is increasing the wildfire threat. Unusual warmth from the Ohio Valley to the Mid-Atlantic continues. The approaching cold front brings a threat of severe weather to the Ohio Valley later in the week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo / Battle Creek International Airport (KAZO)

Lat: 42.23°NLon: 85.55°WElev: 873ft.

Overcast

50°F

10°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed NW 9 mph
Barometer 29.80 in (1009.3 mb)
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Last update 23 Feb 11:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Portage MI

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 57. North wind around 7 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain, mainly before 1am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Low around 44. East wind 7 to 17 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could be severe.  High near 70. East southeast wind 10 to 16 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 70 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could be severe.  Low around 35. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 35 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain showers likely before 8am, then rain and snow showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 38. Southwest wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 38 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Isolated snow showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated Snow
    Showers

    Low: 23 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 37.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Scattered snow showers, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    Low: 27 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before noon, then a slight chance of rain showers between noon and 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 42.

    Isolated
    Rain/Snow
    then Isolated
    Showers

    High: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 57. North wind around 7 mph.
Tonight
Rain, mainly before 1am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Low around 44. East wind 7 to 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could be severe. High near 70. East southeast wind 10 to 16 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could be severe. Low around 35. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Rain showers likely before 8am, then rain and snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 38. Southwest wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday Night
Isolated snow showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 37.
Sunday Night
Scattered snow showers, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Monday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before noon, then a slight chance of rain showers between noon and 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 42.
Monday Night
Scattered rain showers before 8pm, then scattered rain and snow showers between 8pm and 9pm, then scattered snow showers after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Tuesday
Scattered rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51.
Tuesday Night
Periods of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 37.
Wednesday
Scattered showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 49.
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Point Forecast:
Portage MI
 42.2°N 85.59°W (Elev. 860 ft)
12:04 pm EST Feb 23, 2017
12pm EST Feb 23, 2017-6pm EST Mar 1, 2017
 
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