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Severe weather possible for parts of eastern, north-central and southwestern U.S.

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Tuesday afternoon across a large portion of the eastern U.S. from the Mid-Atlantic & Ohio Valley into the Deep South. Severe thunderstorms are also possible across parts of the northern Plains & southern Ariz. Damaging wind gusts & large hail will be the main threats with severe thunderstorms that develop in these areas.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lansing, Capital City Airport (KLAN)

Lat: 42.78°NLon: 84.58°WElev: 860ft.

Mostly Cloudy

70°F

21°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 29.80 in (1008.8 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 30 Jun 12:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

East Lansing MI

  • This
    Afternoon

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 74 °F

  • Tonight

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 72 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. West southwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. West northwest wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. West northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. West northwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Independence Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
East Lansing MI
 42.75°N 84.47°W (Elev. 866 ft)
1:03 pm EDT Jun 30, 2015
2pm EDT Jun 30, 2015-6pm EDT Jul 6, 2015
 
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