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Severe weather and flash flooding possible Sunday for the northern Plains and Upper Midwest

Severe weather will be possible Sunday across much of the northern Plains. The Storm Prediction Center has highlighted Slight and Moderate Risks mainly for large hail and damaging winds, but an isolated tornado cannot be ruled out. Across the Upper Midwest, heavy rainfall could lead to isolated flash flooding with 1 to 2 inches of rainfall possible over the next 24 hours.
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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.

Fog/Mist

64°F

18°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.12 in (1019.7 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 5 Jul 8:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Grand Rapids MI

  • Today

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Monday

    Hot

    Hot

    High: 90 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 88. South southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 65. West southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming southeast in the evening.
Monday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 90. South wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 70. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. South southwest wind 8 to 14 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Rapids MI
 42.96°N 85.67°W (Elev. 620 ft)
9:03 am EDT Jul 5, 2015
10am EDT Jul 5, 2015-6pm EDT Jul 11, 2015
 
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