Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain stretching from the Southern Plains to the Gulf Coast and lower Miss. Valley on Friday. Large hail, locally damaging winds and flash flooding will be the main threats. This activity will continue into Saturday.
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Current conditions at

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

Lat: 42.88°NLon: 85.52°WElev: 794ft.

Overcast

42°F

6°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed NE 8 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1019.2 mb)
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill37°F (3°C)
Last update 29 Apr 8:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Grand Rapids MI

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers before 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 56. East northeast wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Light southeast wind becoming east northeast 5 to 10 mph in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers after 3pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 61. East wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 44. East northeast wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Breezy, with a northeast wind 16 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 61 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 63.

    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers before 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 56. East northeast wind 7 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Light southeast wind becoming east northeast 5 to 10 mph in the evening.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 3pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 61. East wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 44. East northeast wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Breezy, with a northeast wind 16 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 63.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Rapids MI
 42.96°N 85.67°W (Elev. 620 ft)
8:03 am EDT Apr 29, 2016
9am EDT Apr 29, 2016-6pm EDT May 5, 2016
 
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