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Active Weather Continues in the West; Potent Cold Front to Move Through the East this Weekend

A complex weather system will continue to bring active conditions over the Western U.S. through early Saturday, including more heavy snowfall through the Rockies. Farther east, a potent cold front will advance through the Ohio Valley Saturday, bringing rain and a few strong thunderstorms. As the front clears the east coast on Sunday, colder and gusty conditions will return. 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 Drizzle Fog/Mist

44°F

7°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed NW 7 mph
Barometer 29.50 in (999.2 mb)
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 1.75 mi
Wind Chill40°F (4°C)
Last update 18 Nov 6:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Grand Rapids MI

  • Today

    Today: Showers.  Temperature falling to around 40 by 4pm. Light and variable wind becoming north 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 44 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain showers before 1am, then a chance of rain and snow showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 33. Northwest wind 9 to 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 33 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. West northwest wind 11 to 16 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 34 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. West wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 45. Southwest wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 37.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 37 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 45.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 35.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 35 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers. Temperature falling to around 40 by 4pm. Light and variable wind becoming north 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
A chance of rain showers before 1am, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 33. Northwest wind 9 to 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. West northwest wind 11 to 16 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. West wind 7 to 10 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 45. Southwest wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 45.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 35.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Thanksgiving Day
Partly sunny, with a high near 38.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Friday
Isolated showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Rapids MI
 42.96°N 85.67°W (Elev. 620 ft)
7:04 am EST Nov 18, 2017
7am EST Nov 18, 2017-6pm EST Nov 24, 2017
 
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