Heavy Lake Effect Snow and Bitterly Cold Temperatures

A bitterly cold airmass will settle over much of the central and eastern U.S over the next several days. Well below normal temperatures and cold wind chills will be common. In addition, heavy lake effect snow will be possible especially downwind of Lakes Erie and Ontario, where up to one foot of additional snow is forecast by Sunday morning.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Grand Rapids, Gerald R. Ford International Airport (KGRR)

Lat: 42.91°NLon: -85.82°WElev: 794ft.

Mostly Cloudy

20°F

-7°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed NW 7 mph
Barometer 30.22 in (1025.0 mb)
Dewpoint 5°F (-15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill11°F (-12°C)
Last update 11 Feb 11:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Jenison MI

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 21. West northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 21 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. West wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 13 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers, mainly after 8am.  Areas of blowing snow after 2pm. High near 22. Blustery, with a west wind 11 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    High: 22 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow showers.  Areas of blowing snow before 8pm. Low around 7. Wind chill values as low as -10. North northwest wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 7 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow showers likely, mainly before 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14. Northwest wind 13 to 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 14 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 3 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of snow showers before 8am, then a slight chance of snow after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 19. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 19 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of snow, mainly after 8pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 13.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 13 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29.

    Chance Snow

    High: 29 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 21. West northwest wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tonight
Snow showers likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. West wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Friday
Snow showers, mainly after 8am. Areas of blowing snow after 2pm. High near 22. Blustery, with a west wind 11 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Friday Night
Snow showers. Areas of blowing snow before 8pm. Low around 7. Wind chill values as low as -10. North northwest wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday
Snow showers likely, mainly before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14. Northwest wind 13 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Sunday
A slight chance of snow showers before 8am, then a slight chance of snow after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 19. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow, mainly after 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 13.
Washington's Birthday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29.
Monday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Tuesday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32.
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Point Forecast:
Jenison MI
 42.91°N 85.82°W (Elev. 653 ft)
11:03 am EST Feb 11, 2016
12pm EST Feb 11, 2016-6pm EST Feb 17, 2016
 
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