Heavy Rain and Strong-to-Severe Thunderstorms from the Central Miss. Valley to the Mid-Atlantic

A slow-moving weather system in the eastern U.S. will focus showers and thunderstorms from the mid-Mississippi River Valley to the Mid-Atlantic on Thursday. Abundant moisture will allow occasionally heavy rainfall. Flash Flood Watches are in effect in these areas. Severe thunderstorms with damaging wind gusts and large hail will also be possible in this same area. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 42.88°NLon: 85.52°WElev: 794ft.

Mostly Cloudy

81°F

27°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed E 8 mph
Barometer 29.92 in (1012.9 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 28 Jul 1:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles N East Grand Rapids MI

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Northeast wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. East northeast wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers before 8am, then a slight chance of showers after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. East northeast wind 8 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. East wind 8 to 13 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. East wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 85.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Northeast wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. East northeast wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A slight chance of showers before 8am, then a slight chance of showers after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. East northeast wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. East wind 8 to 13 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. East wind 9 to 11 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles N East Grand Rapids MI
 42.98°N 85.61°W (Elev. 794 ft)
1:04 pm EDT Jul 28, 2016
2pm EDT Jul 28, 2016-6pm EDT Aug 3, 2016
 
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