Winter Storm to Bring Harzardous Travel from the Plains to the Northeast through this Weekend

A sprawling winter storm will create hazardous travel conditions from the Plains into the Northeastern U.S. through this weekend. Areas of moderate to heavy snow are forecast over much of the Upper Midwest, Great Lakes, and the interior Northeast and northern New England. Freezing rain is expected from the southern Plains into the Mid Mississippi Valley, and the Mid Atlantic region. Read More >

Current conditions at

Michigan City Municipal Airport (KMGC)

Lat: 41.7°NLon: 86.82°WElev: 655ft.

Light Snow

27°F

-3°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 30.41 in
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 1.50 mi
Wind Chill20°F (-7°C)
Last update 17 Jan 7:35 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

New Buffalo MI

Winter Weather Advisory until January 18, 01:00pm
Lakeshore Flood Warning January 18, 10:00am until January 19, 07:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
Lakeshore Flood Warning
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until January 18, 01:00pm

    NOW until
    1:00pm Sat

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow before 3am, then rain, snow and sleet, possibly mixed with freezing rain between 3am and 4am, then rain, possibly mixed with sleet after 4am.  Temperature rising to around 34 by 4am. Southeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  Total nighttime snow and sleet accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow then
    Wintry Mix

    Low: 27 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain before 2pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 2pm and 4pm, then a chance of snow after 4pm.  High near 41. Windy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely and
    Windy

    High: 41 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 12. Wind chill values as low as -5. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Chance Snow
    and Windy

    Low: 12 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 21. Wind chill values as low as -10. West wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance Snow

    High: 21 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 17. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 17 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: A 30 percent chance of snow before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 26.

    Chance Snow

    High: 26 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 28 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Snow before 3am, then rain, snow and sleet, possibly mixed with freezing rain between 3am and 4am, then rain, possibly mixed with sleet after 4am. Temperature rising to around 34 by 4am. Southeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. Total nighttime snow and sleet accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Saturday
Rain before 2pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 2pm and 4pm, then a chance of snow after 4pm. High near 41. Windy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 12. Wind chill values as low as -5. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 21. Wind chill values as low as -10. West wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 17. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
M.L.King Day
A 30 percent chance of snow before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 26.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 36.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Thursday
Cloudy, with a high near 41.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a low around 34.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a high near 42.
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Point Forecast:
New Buffalo MI
 41.8°N 86.74°W (Elev. 600 ft)
7:29 pm EST Jan 17, 2020
8pm EST Jan 17, 2020-6pm EST Jan 24, 2020
 
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