Severe Thunderstorms in the Midwest and Heavy Snow in the Northern Rockies on Wednesday

Scattered severe thunderstorms (Slight Risk Level 2 of 5) are possible Wednesday afternoon and evening from southern Lower Michigan into parts of the Midwest/Ohio Valley. A cold front sweeping across the north-central U.S. will bring additional heavy snow along the mountains and foothills of the northern Rockies into Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Capital Region International Airport (KLAN)

Lat: 42.78°NLon: 84.6°WElev: 856ft.

Overcast

51°F

11°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed SE 12 mph
Barometer 29.76 in (1007.7 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill47°F (8°C)
Last update 17 Apr 6:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WSW Lansing MI

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms before 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 4pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  High near 71. Breezy, with a southeast wind 14 to 20 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 71 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. West wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 64. West wind around 11 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers before 11pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 11pm and 2am, then showers likely after 2am.  Low around 45. North wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely before 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 13 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 53 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 36. Breezy.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. Breezy.

    Sunny then
    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 48 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

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

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms before 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 4pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. High near 71. Breezy, with a southeast wind 14 to 20 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. West wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 64. West wind around 11 mph.
Thursday Night
Showers before 11pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 11pm and 2am, then showers likely after 2am. Low around 45. North wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Showers likely before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 13 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36. Breezy.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. Breezy.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 33.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 61.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WSW Lansing MI
 42.69°N 84.6°W (Elev. 876 ft)
7:11 am EDT Apr 17, 2024
7am EDT Apr 17, 2024-6pm EDT Apr 23, 2024
 
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