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Very Heavy Rainfall and High Risk Flood Event in the South-Central U.S.

Thunderstorms, some severe, will continue to produce tremendously heavy rainfall over the same areas through the day today. The area with the greatest potential for excessive rainfall includes Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Missouri. Very heavy rains will extend broadly from the Southern Plains to the Upper Midwest. Life threatening flash flooding is expected with these storms. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 42.88°NLon: 85.52°WElev: 794ft.

Overcast

12°C

54°F

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed E 17 G 30 km/h
Barometer 1023.1 mb (30.21 in)
Dewpoint 3°C (38°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill11°C (51°F)
Last update 29 Apr 1:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Grandville MI

Flood Watch until May 1, 08:00am
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Flood Watch
  •  
    Flood Watch until May 1, 08:00am

    NOW until
    8:00am Mon

    Flood Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers likely, mainly after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 12. East northeast wind around 18 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 12 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then showers between 11pm and 2am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 6. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 26 to 34 km/h, with gusts as high as 60 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    Low: 6 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 14. East wind 21 to 29 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 14 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 10. East wind 21 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 39 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 10 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8am, then a chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 16. South southwest wind 21 to 27 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 16 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 6. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 6 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely, mainly before 8am.  Cloudy, with a high near 10. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 10 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Isolated showers before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.

    Isolated
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 4 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers likely, mainly after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 12. East northeast wind around 18 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then showers between 11pm and 2am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 6. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 26 to 34 km/h, with gusts as high as 60 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 14. East wind 21 to 29 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 10. East wind 21 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 39 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8am, then a chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 16. South southwest wind 21 to 27 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 6. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Showers likely, mainly before 8am. Cloudy, with a high near 10. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Isolated showers before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 13.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 16.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 17.
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Point Forecast:
Grandville MI
 42.9°N 85.76°W (Elev. 190 m)
1:05 pm EDT Apr 29, 2017
2pm EDT Apr 29, 2017-6pm EDT May 5, 2017
 
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