Powerful Pacific Storm to Bring Widespread Hazardous Weather to West Coast; Two Storm Systems to Impact Central and Eastern U.S.

A powerful Pacific storm will hammer the West Coast into Friday with strong winds, heavy rain and heavy mountain snow. Heavy rain will bring a threat of flash flooding along recent burn scars while blizzard conditions are expected in the Sierras. Meanwhile, two winter storms will bring areas of heavy snow and freezing rain followed by bitter cold into this weekend from the Plains to the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Mackinac Island Airport (KMCD)

Lat: 45.87°NLon: 84.63°WElev: 738ft.

Overcast

15°F

-9°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed NW 9 G 17 mph
Barometer 30.27 in
Dewpoint 4°F (-16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill3°F (-16°C)
Last update 16 Jan 3:15 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Mackinac Island Airport MI

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17. Northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 17 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated snow showers after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 16. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Isolated
    Snow Showers

    Low: 16 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Isolated snow showers before 7am, then a chance of snow showers after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. Wind chill values as low as -2. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 25 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow showers likely before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 17. West wind around 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 17 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 19 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 1 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near 7.

    Cold

    High: 7 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -4 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 2.

    Cold

    High: 2 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Isolated snow showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 16. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
Isolated snow showers before 7am, then a chance of snow showers after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. Wind chill values as low as -2. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
Snow showers likely before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 17. West wind around 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near 7.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4.
Sunday
Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 2.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4.
M.L.King Day
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 16.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 21.
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Point Forecast:
Mackinac Island Airport MI
 45.86°N 84.65°W (Elev. 748 ft)
3:25 pm EST Jan 16, 2019
3pm EST Jan 16, 2019-6pm EST Jan 22, 2019
 
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