News

Severe weather possible from central Plains to Gulf Coast; Heavy rain for Gulf Coast

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Saturday from the central Plains and mid-Missouri Valley southward across Texas and eastward across the Gulf Coastal states. These thunderstorms will be capable of producing hail and locally damaging winds. In addition, heavy rain could lead to flash flooding along the Gulf Coast where Flash Flood Watches are in effect.
Read More...

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current Conditions

En Español

Share |

Mostly Cloudy

71°F

22°C

Humidity 25%
Wind Speed NE 14 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1018.7 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update on 18 Apr 11:53 am EDT

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 42.88°N Lon: 85.52°W Elev: 794ft.

For More Weather Information:

Grand Rapids, MI Local Forecast Office

2 Miles SSE Grand Rapids MI

7 Day Forecast

  • This
    Afternoon

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Tonight

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 62 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Monday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 56 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 48 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Rain/Snow

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 34 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Rain/Snow

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 75. East wind 11 to 13 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. East northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Sunday
Showers likely, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. East wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers. Low around 46. East northeast wind 7 to 17 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers likely, mainly before 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. West wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 11 to 16 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 48.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Thursday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 48.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 51.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: 2 Miles SSE Grand Rapids MI
 42.96°N 85.67°W (Elev. 620 ft)
Last Update: 12:03 pm EDT Apr 18, 2015
Forecast Valid: 1pm EDT Apr 18, 2015-6pm EDT Apr 24, 2015
  Forecast Discussion
  Get as KML Get as XML

RADAR & SATELLITE IMAGES

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data