High Flood Risk For Saturated Tennessee Valley and South; Near-Blizzard Conditions Possible for the Plains and Upper Midwest This Weekend

A high risk for flash flooding near a stalled front will continue across the saturated Tennessee Valley and South today. Meanwhile, a storm system producing heavy mountain and rare low elevation snows will shift from the Southwest across the Plains this weekend, with near blizzard conditions. To the south, an outbreak of severe thunderstorms is expected for the Mississippi Valley on Saturday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Alpena, Alpena County Regional Airport (KAPN)

Lat: 45.07°NLon: 83.56°WElev: 689ft.

Fair

27°F

-3°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed SE 10 mph
Barometer 30.41 in (1031.0 mb)
Dewpoint 20°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill18°F (-8°C)
Last update 22 Feb 6:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Presque Isle MI

Winter Storm Watch February 23, 04:00pm until February 25, 07:00am
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 23. South wind around 5 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 23 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of snow after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 33. Light southeast wind becoming east 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 33 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of snow, freezing rain, and sleet before 7pm, then freezing rain between 7pm and midnight, then rain, possibly mixed with snow after midnight.  Temperature rising to around 34 by 3am. East wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.  New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Wintry Mix

    Low: 30 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain showers likely before 9am, then rain and snow showers likely between 9am and 4pm, then a chance of snow showers after 4pm.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 36. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely and
    Blowing Snow

    High: 36 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before 1am.  Widespread blowing snow before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 12. Windy, with a northwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 12 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 16. Blustery.

    Partly Sunny
    and Blustery

    High: 16 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 4 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow showers after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 16.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 16 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 7 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 23. South wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of snow after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 33. Light southeast wind becoming east 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow, freezing rain, and sleet before 7pm, then freezing rain between 7pm and midnight, then rain, possibly mixed with snow after midnight. Temperature rising to around 34 by 3am. East wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday
Rain showers likely before 9am, then rain and snow showers likely between 9am and 4pm, then a chance of snow showers after 4pm. Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 36. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Sunday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before 1am. Widespread blowing snow before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 12. Windy, with a northwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 16. Blustery.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 16.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 23.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29.
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Point Forecast:
Presque Isle MI
 45.3°N 83.46°W (Elev. 591 ft)
7:47 pm EST Feb 22, 2019
7pm EST Feb 22, 2019-6pm EST Mar 1, 2019
 
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