Snowfall forecastDecember 24th, 2013 at 11:43 pm by Bill Steffen under Bill's Blog, Weather
Here’s 120-hour snowfall from the GFS and 84-hour snowfall off the NAM model. Overnight model update: NAM (caribou) has the following snowfall totals for Weds./Weds. night: 8.8″ Ludington, 7.5″ Muskegon, 5.1″ Holland, 4.2″ S. Haven, 4.0″ Cadillac, 2.9″ Grand Rapids, 2.7″ Big Rapids, 2.6″ Kalamazoo (most Weds. night), 2.3″ Pontiac, 2.1″ Lansing and Mt. Pleasant. Here’s the Consumers Energy Power Outage Map. Delaware in the U.P. reports 125″ of snow so far this winter. Painesdale reports 46″ of snow on the ground. BTW – a windy storm in the U.K. has left 50,000 customers without power on Christmas Day.
Links: Grand Rapids radar, Northern Indiana radar, Chicago radar, Detroit radar and Milwaukee radar. Here’s the College of DuPage Radar Map (pick any radar in the U.S.), College of DuPage Grand Rapids radar, the West Michigan Lightning Tracker, National Lightning Tracker, the local warning/advisory map and the National warning/watch/advisory map, and a surface weather map. You can checkout the latest Grand Rapids NWS discussion, the Northern Indiana NWS discussion (includes the Michigan Counties that border Indiana), the discussion for Northern Lower Michigan, and Eastern Lower Michigan. Check out Storm Total Rainfall (until they reset it). Here’s the Spyglass Condos Weather Station the S. Haven GLERL station, the Muskegon GLERL station, the Grand Haven Steelheaders webcam and weather station, and the weather station at Holland State Park. Check out the Maranatha Webcam at Lake Michigan and links to webcams. Here’s the infrared satellite loop (night) and the visible satellite loop (daytime), Lake Michigan water temperatures (summer). Here’s storm reports from SW Michigan, Northern Michigan, NE Illinois, SE. Wisconsin, Upper Michigan and E. Michigan. Check out the wind and wave height at the South Mid-Lake Michigan Buoy, the North Mid-Lake Michigan Buoy, the buoy at Big Sable Point near Ludington, the weather station at Manistee Harbor and the weather station on the beach at St. Joseph. Here’s Michigan wind gusts from MesoWest, data from the MAWN agriculutural weather stations and Weather Underground (data at the bottom from private weather stations. Check out the webcam at Krupp’s Resort, where they are pushing toward 2 feet of snow on the ground. Check out the cold temps. on the U.S. Low Temperature map. Here’s the morning run of the NAM forecast snow amounts. Here’s a live look at the Houghton Bridge.