Midwest Heavy Rain and Severe Storms; Poor Air Quality and Elevated Fire Threats In the Northwest; Hurricane Lane Rolls Through Central Pacific

An area of low pressure is expected to lift up through the Midwest and intensify, while producing possible excessive rainfall and severe storms across the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio/Tennessee Valleys. Smoke from wildfires will continue to create poor air quality across parts of Western region. Hurricane Lane continues to move west through the Central Pacific, well east-southeast of Hawaii. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Capital Region International Airport (KLAN)

Lat: 42.78°NLon: 84.6°WElev: 856ft.

Fair

66°F

19°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1016.4 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 4:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

East Lansing MI

  • Today

    Today: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 82. Light east southeast wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Patchy Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms.  Low around 68. East southeast wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2pm.  High near 77. South wind 6 to 13 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Northwest wind around 11 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. North northwest wind 9 to 13 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 52.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 78.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 78.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 82. Light east southeast wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 68. East southeast wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2pm. High near 77. South wind 6 to 13 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Northwest wind around 11 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. North northwest wind 9 to 13 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
A chance of showers after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
East Lansing MI
 42.73°N 84.48°W (Elev. 846 ft)
5:04 am EDT Aug 20, 2018
5am EDT Aug 20, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 26, 2018
 
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