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Severe Weather Expected in the Southern and Central U.S. on Tuesday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center has outlined an Enhanced Risk of severe weather for parts of the Mid-Mississippi River and Lower Ohio River Valleys on Tuesday. Large hail, damaging winds, and tornadoes are possible. Heavy rainfall in these regions will also increase the threat of flash flooding. There’s also an Extreme Risk for fire weather conditions in parts of Texas and New Mexico on Tuesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 42.88°NLon: 85.52°WElev: 794ft.

Fog/Mist

40°F

4°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed SE 13 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1016.1 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Wind Chill32°F (0°C)
Last update 28 Feb 4:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Grand Rapids MI

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 38. Southeast wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 57. South southeast wind 10 to 17 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Rain Likely

    High: 57 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 45. South wind 11 to 16 mph becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 45 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain likely before 1pm, then snow likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 46. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain Likely
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 46 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Snow before 1am, then a slight chance of snow showers after 1am.  Low around 24. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around 2 inches.

    Snow

    Low: 24 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow showers likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around 2 inches.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 32 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Scattered snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    Low: 19 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers likely, mainly before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 31.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 31 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Scattered snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    Low: 21 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 38. Southeast wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Rain likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 57. South southeast wind 10 to 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 45. South wind 11 to 16 mph becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Rain likely before 1pm, then snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 46. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Wednesday Night
Snow before 1am, then a slight chance of snow showers after 1am. Low around 24. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around 2 inches.
Thursday
Snow showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around 2 inches.
Thursday Night
Scattered snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
Snow showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 31.
Friday Night
Scattered snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44.
Saturday Night
Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Sunday
Isolated showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 55.
Sunday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Monday
Periods of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Rapids MI
 42.96°N 85.67°W (Elev. 620 ft)
5:03 am EST Feb 28, 2017
5am EST Feb 28, 2017-6pm EST Mar 6, 2017
 
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