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A storm will move from the western U.S. into the Wasatch and northern Rockies. Heavy snow, gusty winds and difficult travel conditions are likely. The storm will move into the Northern Plains toward the end of the week, with possible blizzard conditions. Elsewhere, heavy rain is possible along the central Gulf Coast and Florida while record warmth spreads into the Ohio Valley and Mid-Atlantic. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Grand Rapids, Gerald R. Ford International Airport (KGRR)

Lat: 42.88°NLon: 85.52°WElev: 794ft.

Fog/Mist

52°F

11°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 29.81 in (1009.5 mb)
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 0.75 mi
Wind Chill49°F (9°C)
Last update 22 Feb 8:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Grand Rapids MI

  • Today

    Today: Areas of fog before 11am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 64. South southwest wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Areas Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Southwest wind 14 to 16 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely, then showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Low around 42. East wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 13 to 18 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 61. East wind 14 to 18 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    T-storms

    High: 61 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of rain after 2am.  Low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 36 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain before 8am, then rain and snow likely between 8am and 2pm, then snow likely after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 39 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 24 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 35.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 35 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Areas of fog before 11am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 64. South southwest wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Southwest wind 14 to 16 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Showers likely, then showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Low around 42. East wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 13 to 18 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 61. East wind 14 to 18 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of rain after 2am. Low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Saturday
A chance of rain before 8am, then rain and snow likely between 8am and 2pm, then snow likely after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Sunday
A slight chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 35.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow showers, mainly between 8pm and 2am, then a slight chance of snow after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Monday
A slight chance of snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 41.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Tuesday
Rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 53.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Rapids MI
 42.96°N 85.67°W (Elev. 620 ft)
8:04 am EST Feb 22, 2017
9am EST Feb 22, 2017-6pm EST Feb 28, 2017
 
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