Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Traverse City, Cherry Capital Airport (KTVC)

Lat: 44.74°NLon: 85.57°WElev: 623ft.

Partly Cloudy

24°C

76°F

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 1014.4 mb (29.97 in)
Dewpoint 21°C (69°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index25°C (77°F)
Last update 23 Jul 8:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Empire MI

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 28. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming north in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 28 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 21. Northeast wind around 10 km/h becoming south after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 27 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9pm and 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. Breezy, with a southwest wind 25 to 35 km/h becoming north 5 to 10 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    Low: 20 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 25. West wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 25 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 18.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 18 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 26.

    Sunny

    High: 26 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 24.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 24 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 28. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming north in the morning.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 21. Northeast wind around 10 km/h becoming south after midnight.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9pm and 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. Breezy, with a southwest wind 25 to 35 km/h becoming north 5 to 10 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 25. West wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 18.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 26.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 24.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 24.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 23.
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Point Forecast:
Empire MI
 44.82°N 86.06°W (Elev. 179 m)
8:23 am EDT Jul 23, 2016
9am EDT Jul 23, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 29, 2016
 
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