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Very heavy rainfall and flooding possible in central and southern U.S. on Tuesday and Wednesday

A slow-moving front will bring multiple waves of heavy rain across a swath of the central and southern U.S., from Texas up to Michigan on Tuesday and into Wednesday. Parts of the ArkLaTex region could see 5 to 7 inches of rain on Wednesday. Freezing rain will also be possible in the Upper Midwest over next couple days, with snow in the Northern Plains and Upper Great Lakes on Tuesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Capital Region International Airport (KLAN)

Lat: 42.78°NLon: 84.6°WElev: 856ft.

Rain Fog/Mist

57°F

14°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed S 15 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1012.8 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 20 Feb 6:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

East Lansing MI

Flood Warning February 21, 01:00pm until further notice
Flood Warning until February 22, 06:15am
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Flood Warning until further notice
Flood Warning
  •  
    Flood Warning until February 22, 06:15am

    NOW until
    6:15am Thu

    Flood Warning

  • Today

    Today: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Areas of fog. High near 64. South southwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Areas Fog

    High: 64 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Widespread fog, mainly before 9pm. Low around 36. South southwest wind 10 to 17 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Fog

    Low: 36 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of rain and snow showers before 10am, then a chance of snow showers between 10am and 1pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 41. Northwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 41 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 40. East northeast wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Scattered snow showers after 1am, mixing with rain after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then
    Scattered
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 45. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 45 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of rain and snow showers between 1am and 2am, then a slight chance of snow showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Isolated
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Areas of fog. High near 64. South southwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Widespread fog, mainly before 9pm. Low around 36. South southwest wind 10 to 17 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 10am, then a chance of snow showers between 10am and 1pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 41. Northwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 40. East northeast wind 8 to 11 mph.
Thursday Night
Scattered snow showers after 1am, mixing with rain after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 45. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers between 1am and 2am, then a slight chance of snow showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Saturday
Scattered snow showers before 9am, then scattered rain and snow showers between 9am and 10am, then scattered rain showers after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43.
Saturday Night
Rain showers likely before 2am, then scattered rain and snow showers between 2am and 4am, then scattered snow showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Sunday
Scattered rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 45.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.
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Point Forecast:
East Lansing MI
 42.75°N 84.47°W (Elev. 866 ft)
6:05 am EST Feb 20, 2018
7am EST Feb 20, 2018-6pm EST Feb 26, 2018
 
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