Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Traverse City, Cherry Capital Airport (KTVC)

Lat: 44.74°NLon: 85.57°WElev: 623ft.

Fog/Mist

53°F

12°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.02 in (1016.4 mb)
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 25 May 6:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Empire MI

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely after midnight.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 59. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Areas of fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. South wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely after midnight. Increasing clouds, with a low around 59. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Areas of fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. South wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Memorial Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
Empire MI
 44.82°N 86.06°W (Elev. 587 ft)
6:53 am EDT May 25, 2016
7am EDT May 25, 2016-6pm EDT May 31, 2016
 
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