Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Current conditions at

Big Rapids, Roben-Hood Airport (KRQB)

Lat: 43.72°NLon: 85.5°WElev: 991ft.

Fog/Mist

44°F

7°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed NE 7 mph
Barometer 30.04 in
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Wind Chill40°F (4°C)
Last update 1 May 9:55 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Big Rapids MI

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 52. East northeast wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 52 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly between 9pm and 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. East northeast wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 37 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Northeast wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. Light northeast wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Light west wind increasing to 6 to 11 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers between 9pm and 3am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 37 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 59.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 52. East northeast wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly between 9pm and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. East northeast wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Northeast wind 6 to 9 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. Light northeast wind.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Light west wind increasing to 6 to 11 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers between 9pm and 3am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 59.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
Big Rapids MI
 43.71°N 85.48°W (Elev. 912 ft)
8:03 am EDT May 1, 2016
10am EDT May 1, 2016-6pm EDT May 7, 2016
 
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