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

W K Kellogg Airport (KBTL)

Lat: 42.31°NLon: 85.24°WElev: 925ft.

Fair

66°F

19°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1016.2 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 7:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSE Battle Creek MI

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 81. East southeast wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm.  Low around 67. East southeast wind 13 to 18 mph decreasing to 7 to 12 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 76. Light and variable wind becoming west northwest 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Northwest wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 74. North northwest wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °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 77.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 81. East southeast wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm. Low around 67. East southeast wind 13 to 18 mph decreasing to 7 to 12 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 76. Light and variable wind becoming west northwest 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. 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 9 to 11 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 74. North northwest wind 8 to 11 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 77.
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 81.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSE Battle Creek MI
 42.27°N 85.2°W (Elev. 942 ft)
8:04 am EDT Aug 20, 2018
8am EDT Aug 20, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 26, 2018
 
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