Heat Will Continue in the Southeast and Portions of the West

A very hot and humid airmass will persist over portions of the southeast. Afternoon high temperatures in these areas are forecast to reach 95 to 100 degrees with heat index values ranging from 100 to 110 degrees. Hot temperatures are also expected over portions of the west. A few severe thunderstorms will be possible over the Plains and the Middle Atlantic with heavy rain potential in the south. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 42.88°NLon: 85.52°WElev: 794ft.

Mostly Cloudy

78°F

26°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed N 10 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.6 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 27 Jul 6:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Grand Rapids MI

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. North northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. East northeast wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. East northeast wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 82. East northeast wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. East northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 63.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. North northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. East northeast wind 6 to 9 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. East northeast wind 7 to 10 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 82. East northeast wind 9 to 11 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. East northeast wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 87.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 90.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 93.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Rapids MI
 42.96°N 85.67°W (Elev. 620 ft)
7:04 pm EDT Jul 27, 2016
7pm EDT Jul 27, 2016-6pm EDT Aug 3, 2016
 
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