Winter Storm Bringing Blizzard Conditons, Heavy Snow and Ice through Saturday

A sprawling winter storm will continue to produce blizzard conditions across the eastern Dakotas, western and southern Minnesota, and northern Iowa. Areas of moderate to heavy snow are expected over much of the Upper Midwest, Great Lakes, and parts of the Northeast. The greatest freezing rain/glaze accumulations are forecast from the central Plains to the Mid-Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Current conditions at

Capital Region International Airport (KLAN)

Lat: 42.78°NLon: 84.6°WElev: 856ft.

Overcast

24°F

-4°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed SE 13 mph
Barometer 30.54 in (1035.8 mb)
Dewpoint 16°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill12°F (-11°C)
Last update 17 Jan 8:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles W East Lansing MI

Winter Weather Advisory until January 19, 07:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
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    Winter Weather Advisory until January 19, 07:00am

    NOW until
    7:00am Sun

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Patchy blowing snow after 4am. Temperature rising to around 29 by 5am. Southeast wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of around 4 inches.

    Heavy Snow
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 25 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow before 11am, then rain and snow showers between 11am and 2pm, then rain showers after 2pm.  Patchy blowing snow before 7am. High near 38. South southeast wind 15 to 18 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 37 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of around 2 inches.

    Rain/Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 38 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow showers.  Patchy blowing snow after 4am. Low around 18. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 18 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Patchy blowing snow before 7am. Cloudy, with a high near 24. West wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 24 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Northwest wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 12 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Partly sunny, with a high near 24.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 24 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 10 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 26 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Patchy blowing snow after 4am. Temperature rising to around 29 by 5am. Southeast wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of around 4 inches.
Saturday
Snow before 11am, then rain and snow showers between 11am and 2pm, then rain showers after 2pm. Patchy blowing snow before 7am. High near 38. South southeast wind 15 to 18 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 37 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of around 2 inches.
Saturday Night
Snow showers. Patchy blowing snow after 4am. Low around 18. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Patchy blowing snow before 7am. Cloudy, with a high near 24. West wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Northwest wind 6 to 11 mph.
M.L.King Day
Partly sunny, with a high near 24.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 31.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36.
Thursday Night
Cloudy, with a low around 30.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a high near 40.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles W East Lansing MI
 42.73°N 84.53°W (Elev. 863 ft)
11:06 pm EST Jan 17, 2020
11pm EST Jan 17, 2020-6pm EST Jan 24, 2020
 
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