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Severe thunderstorms possible from the central Plains to the upper Midwest

Severe thunderstorms containing damaging winds, large hail, heavy rainfall, and a few isolated tornadoes will be possible this afternoon into tonight from the central Plains to the upper Midwest. The threat is expected to shift east into the Great Lakes region by Friday. In addition, heavy rainfall could cause localized flooding concerns. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 42.88°NLon: 85.52°WElev: 794ft.

Light Rain

72°F

22°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed S 17 G 28 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1013.9 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Jun 2:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Grand Rapids MI

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1am and 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 69 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. West southwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. West southwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light southwest  after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind 5 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers between 8am and 2pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers between 8pm and 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1am and 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. West southwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. West southwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light southwest after midnight.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind 5 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Saturday
A chance of showers between 8am and 2pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers between 8pm and 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Independence Day
Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Rapids MI
 42.96°N 85.67°W (Elev. 620 ft)
3:05 pm EDT Jun 28, 2017
3pm EDT Jun 28, 2017-6pm EDT Jul 4, 2017
 
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