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Finally, Some Much Needed Rain for Northern Michigan

By: chatcat , 12:38 PM GMT on August 11, 2014

Our week in Indian River is now about over. It seems that the dry spell is about to come to an end here in northern Michigan with rain moving in from the southwest.  The Indian River area should not see it until later this afternoon, but it is already showing up on radar in the southwest portion of the state.  We were supposed to go home tomorrow but we may just pack up and leave today with the wet forecast that we have.  I never did like packing up in the rain.  So this may be our final day here in this lovely place. We certainly cannot complain about the weather that we have had.  It has been perfect.  If only it could have hung on for one more day.
Right now (9:30 AM EDT), our temp is 68F, the humidity is 82%, the dew point is 62F, and the pressure is 29.95"and falling. Visibility is 10 miles.  Winds are calm  Yesterday's high was 80F and the overnight low was 56F.  We have cloudy skies this morning.

Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 59. North wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Tuesday: Showers likely, mainly before 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 68. Northwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 8pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 49. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 73. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53.

Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 69.


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