Today was a breezy and colder day around West Michigan with lake-effect snow and blowing snow at times, followed by partial, late-day clearing. Temperatures hovered in the low to mid 20s during the afternoon. Winds gusted to 35+ mph early in the day.
Tonight will be partly to mostly cloudy and colder. Lows in the low 10s. Winds will be northwest at 6-12 mph, diminishing to 4-8 mph.
Saturday will be mostly sunny and cool. Highs in the upper 20s. Winds will be north-northeast at 5-10 mph.
Saturday night will becoming mostly cloudy and cold. Lows in the mid10s. Winds will be east increasing to 7-14 mph.
Sunday will be mostly cloudy with light snow likely south with a little light accumulation. Highs in the mid 20s. Wind will be east-northeast at 8-16 mph.
Monday will be mostly sunny and cool. Highs in the mid 20s. Winds will be north-northwest at 3-6 mph.
Tuesday will be partly sunny and cool. Highs in the upper 20s. Light snow is possible late.
Wednesday will be cloudy and cool with periods of snow with accumulation likely, especially along and north of I-96 with a wintry mix along and south of I-96.. Highs in the mid 20s.
Thursday will become mostly cloudy and more seasonable. Highs in the low 30s.
Friday will be sunny and seasonable. Highs in the mid 30s.
The 6-10 Day Outlook for Wed. Feb. 20 through Sun. Feb. 24 calls for near average temperatures and above average precipitation. Average highs are around 35-37° with average precipitation of 0.36” and average snow of 2.5”.
The 8-14 Day Outlook for Fri. Feb. 22 through Thu. Feb. 28 calls for below average temperatures and above average precipitation. Average highs are around 36-38° with average precipitation of 0.52” and average snow of 3.2”.
Make it a wonderful weekend!
Chief Meteorologist George Lessens
George is a graduate of Penn State University working for 13 On Your Side for over 38 years. He is a twelve-time MAB® Weathercast Award Winner and two-time EMMY® Award Winner.
Contact me at: GeorgeLessens@13OnYourSide.com