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Heavy Snow Moves into the Rockies; Northern Plains

A storm will move from the western U.S. into the Wasatch and northern Rockies. Heavy snow, gusty winds and difficult travel conditions are likely. The storm will move into the Northern Plains toward the end of the week, with possible blizzard conditions. Elsewhere, heavy rain is possible along the central Gulf Coast and Florida while record warmth spreads into the Ohio Valley and Mid-Atlantic. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Alpena, Alpena County Regional Airport (KAPN)

Lat: 45.07° N Lon: 83.56° W Elev: 689 ft.




Humidity 100%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 29.78 in (1008.9 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill31°F (-1°C)
Last update 22 Feb 3:54 am EST
Detailed forecast for

Alpena County

Partly sunny. Areas of fog in the morning. Highs in the lower 60s. Southwest winds 10 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph in the afternoon.
Mostly cloudy. Isolated rain showers in the evening, then scattered rain showers after midnight. Lows around 40. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph with gusts to around 20 mph. Chance of showers 30 percent.
Partly sunny. Slight chance of drizzle and isolated rain showers in the morning, then slight chance of drizzle in the afternoon. Cooler. Highs in the mid 40s. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph. Chance of showers 20 percent.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy. Snow likely and slight chance of light freezing rain after midnight. Lows in the lower 30s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
Snow with possible rain with sleet and freezing rain likely in the morning, then rain with possible thunderstorms and freezing rain in the afternoon. Ice accumulation of less than one quarter of an inch. Highs in the lower 40s. East winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
Friday Night
Rain and chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 30s.
Rain and snow likely. Highs in the upper 30s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
Saturday Night
Snow likely. Colder. Lows around 19. Chance of snow 70 percent.
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 30s.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of snow showers. Lows around 18.
Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 30s.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of snow. Lows in the mid 20s.
Rain and snow likely. Highs in the lower 40s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

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406 AM EST WED FEB 22 2017

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