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Severe weather and flash flooding possible in separate areas Saturday

Severe weather will be possible across portions of the central and northern Plains Saturday. Primary threats will be large hail and damaging winds although a brief tornado cannot be ruled out. Across the Mississippi and Tennessee Valleys, heavy rainfall could lead to flash flooding where 1 to 2 inches of rainfall is possible through Sunday morning.
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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.

Overcast

62°F

17°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed W 5 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.5 mb)
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 4 Jul 8:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ENE Grand Rapids MI

  • Independence
    Day

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 67 °F

  • Monday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

Independence Day
Sunny, with a high near 80. West wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67. Light south southeast wind.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 6 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ENE Grand Rapids MI
 42.96°N 85.67°W (Elev. 620 ft)
9:03 am EDT Jul 4, 2015
10am EDT Jul 4, 2015-6pm EDT Jul 10, 2015
 
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