Wet Pattern Continues From the Northwest To Rockies; Major Storm System To Develop On Thursday Across Southern Plains

A vigorous system will slide from the Northwest to the Rockies on Wednesday to keep intact the wet pattern across the extended region. Heavy to excessive rain, intense mountain snow and high winds are possible before the next system arrives on Friday. The same system will evolve into a major storm on Thursday across the southern Plains for a widespread rain event for the South and East. Read More >

Current conditions at

Selfridge Air National Guard Base (KMTC)

Lat: 42.6°NLon: 82.84°WElev: 577ft.

A Few Clouds

26°F

-3°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.07 in (1019.5 mb)
Dewpoint 24°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 12 Dec 1:56 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Sterling Heights MI

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Drizzle, possibly mixed with snow, mainly after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 36. Southeast wind 5 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Cloudy then
    Drizzle/Snow

    High: 36 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Drizzle and snow, becoming all snow after 9pm, then gradually ending.  Cloudy, with a low around 28. South southeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Drizzle/Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 38. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain before 2am, then a chance of rain and snow between 2am and 3am, then a chance of rain after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Southeast wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 42. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 42 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain, mixing with snow after 11pm, then gradually ending.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 33 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 42.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Calm wind.
Wednesday
Drizzle, possibly mixed with snow, mainly after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 36. Southeast wind 5 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Drizzle and snow, becoming all snow after 9pm, then gradually ending. Cloudy, with a low around 28. South southeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 38. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain before 2am, then a chance of rain and snow between 2am and 3am, then a chance of rain after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Southeast wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 42. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of rain, mixing with snow after 11pm, then gradually ending. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 42.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 41.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 36.
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Point Forecast:
Sterling Heights MI
 42.57°N 83.04°W (Elev. 630 ft)
2:20 am EST Dec 12, 2018
2am EST Dec 12, 2018-6pm EST Dec 18, 2018
 
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