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Heavy Rains and Potential for Flash Floods

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and heavy rains will be possible from the Ohio Valley to the Northeast Tuesday. In addition, heavy rains possible in the central Plains and southern Rockies. Heavy rain threat moves into the southern Mid-Atlantic Wednesday. Dry conditions remain out west where isolated dry thunderstorms could exacerbate ongoing fires and start new fires. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 42.88°NLon: 85.52°WElev: 794ft.

Fair

72°F

22°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 29.85 in (1010.2 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Aug 2:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Grand Rapids MI

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 73. Southwest wind around 14 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 11am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 78. West southwest wind 10 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. West northwest wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 71.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 74.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 52.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 73. Southwest wind around 14 mph.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 11am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 78. West southwest wind 10 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. West northwest wind 3 to 8 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Monday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Rapids MI
 42.96°N 85.67°W (Elev. 620 ft)
3:05 am EDT Aug 22, 2017
3am EDT Aug 22, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 28, 2017
 
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