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Severe weather and flooding rains possible on Memorial Day

Strong to severe storms will be possible Memorial Day from south Texas across the Plains into the Midwest. Isolated tornadoes, damaging winds and hail are all possible especially across eastern Texas. In addition, moderate to heavy rainfall is forecast from parts of Texas to the lower Miss. Valley increasing the flash and river flooding concerns, with an additional 1 to 2 inches of rain possible.
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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

65°F

18°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1014.9 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 26 May 5:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Grand Rapids MI

  • Today

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Thunderstorms

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Thunderstorms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Thunderstorms Likely

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. High near 80. South wind 7 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Low around 63. Southwest wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. West southwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. West southwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Light and variable wind.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 66.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Rapids MI
 42.96°N 85.67°W (Elev. 620 ft)
5:03 am EDT May 26, 2015
7am EDT May 26, 2015-6pm EDT Jun 1, 2015
 
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