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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

Big Rapids, Roben-Hood Airport (KRQB)

Lat: 43.72°NLon: 85.5°WElev: 991ft.

Fair

64°F

18°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.98 in
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Jul 1:35 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Big Rapids MI

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Calm wind.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Cloudy, with a high near 80. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Calm wind.
Friday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Cloudy, with a high near 80. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Big Rapids MI
 43.71°N 85.48°W (Elev. 912 ft)
1:04 am EDT Jul 21, 2017
1am EDT Jul 21, 2017-6pm EDT Jul 27, 2017
 
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