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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 42.88°NLon: 85.52°WElev: 794ft.

Mostly Cloudy

63°F

17°C

Humidity 43%
Wind Speed W 20 G 28 mph
Barometer 29.88 in (1011.8 mb)
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Sep 5:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Grand Rapids MI

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 62. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 62 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 50. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light south southwest  after midnight.  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: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 60. Calm wind becoming east northeast 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. North northeast wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 68.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 62. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 50. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light south southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 60. Calm wind becoming east northeast 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. North northeast wind 7 to 11 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Rapids MI
 42.96°N 85.67°W (Elev. 620 ft)
6:03 pm EDT Sep 26, 2016
6pm EDT Sep 26, 2016-6pm EDT Oct 3, 2016
 
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