Major Storm System Bringing A Plethora Of Impacts To The Central And Eastern U.S. This Weekend

A powerful storm system will track from the Plains to the Great Lakes region this weekend. On the cold side of the storm, heavy snow with blizzard conditions are expected over portions of the central and northern Plains to the upper Great Lakes. Severe thunderstorms, heavy rainfall, and flash flooding will be possible over the lower Mississippi, Tennessee, and Ohio Valley. Read More >

Current conditions at

Houghton County Memorial Airport (KCMX)

Lat: 47.17°NLon: 88.48°WElev: 1060ft.

Light Snow

29°F

-2°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed SE 12 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1019.9 mb)
Dewpoint 24°F (-4°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Wind Chill19°F (-7°C)
Last update 23 Feb 11:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Houghton MI

Winter Weather Advisory until February 23, 10:00pm
Winter Storm Warning February 23, 10:00pm until February 25, 01:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
Winter Storm Warning
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until February 23, 10:00pm

    NOW until
    10:00pm Sat

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain.  High near 32. East wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total daytime ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.  Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Wintry Mix

    High: 32 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Freezing rain likely before 10pm, then a chance of snow and freezing rain between 10pm and midnight, then snow after midnight. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 26. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.  New snow accumulation of 4 to 6 inches possible.

    Wintry Mix
    Likely then
    Heavy Snow

    Low: 26 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 4pm. Temperature rising to near 28 by 10am, then falling to around 20 during the remainder of the day. Windy, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 7 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    High: 28 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Periods of snow showers, mainly before 1am.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 9pm. Low around 0. Wind chill values between -10 and -20. Windy, with a northwest wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 20 to 25 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 0 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Scattered snow showers.  Patchy blowing snow before 8am. Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 6. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 6 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Scattered snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    Low: -6 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 11.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 11 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 2 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain. High near 32. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total daytime ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tonight
Freezing rain likely before 10pm, then a chance of snow and freezing rain between 10pm and midnight, then snow after midnight. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 26. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible. New snow accumulation of 4 to 6 inches possible.
Sunday
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 4pm. Temperature rising to near 28 by 10am, then falling to around 20 during the remainder of the day. Windy, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 7 inches possible.
Sunday Night
Periods of snow showers, mainly before 1am. Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 9pm. Low around 0. Wind chill values between -10 and -20. Windy, with a northwest wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 20 to 25 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Monday
Scattered snow showers. Patchy blowing snow before 8am. Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 6. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Scattered snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 11.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2.
Wednesday
Snow showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17.
Wednesday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Thursday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 18.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Friday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24.
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Point Forecast:
Houghton MI
 47.13°N 88.58°W (Elev. 751 ft)
9:25 am EST Feb 23, 2019
12pm EST Feb 23, 2019-6pm EST Mar 1, 2019
 
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