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Active Weather From the Upper Midwest to the East Coast

A strong cold front will impact the entire east coast this weekend with much cooler temperatures and gusty winds. Heavy snow and strong winds in the Upper Midwest will transition into the Northeast this weekend, and severe weather in the Ohio Valley will move into the Mid-Atlantic as a marginal risk. Out west, a cold weather system will bring more rain, and some areas of low elevation snow. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 42.88°NLon: 85.52°WElev: 794ft.

Light Snow Fog/Mist

32°F

0°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed W 14 mph
Barometer 29.51 in (999.8 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Wind Chill22°F (-6°C)
Last update 25 Feb 2:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Grand Rapids MI

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A chance of rain showers before 4am, then snow showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 30. West southwest wind around 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow showers.  Areas of blowing snow after 8am. Temperature falling to around 29 by 5pm. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 14 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    High: 33 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow showers, mainly before 8pm.  Areas of blowing snow before 8pm. Low around 23. West wind 12 to 17 mph decreasing to 6 to 11 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 23 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of snow after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 41. South southwest wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Chance Snow

    High: 41 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. West southwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 31 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of snow before 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 46.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of rain showers between 8pm and 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 34 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 51.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 51 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers, mainly before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A chance of rain showers before 4am, then snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 30. West southwest wind around 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday
Snow showers. Areas of blowing snow after 8am. Temperature falling to around 29 by 5pm. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 14 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Snow showers, mainly before 8pm. Areas of blowing snow before 8pm. Low around 23. West wind 12 to 17 mph decreasing to 6 to 11 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of snow after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 41. South southwest wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. West southwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of snow before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 46.
Monday Night
A slight chance of rain showers between 8pm and 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 51.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Friday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 37.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Rapids MI
 42.96°N 85.67°W (Elev. 620 ft)
2:04 am EST Feb 25, 2017
3am EST Feb 25, 2017-6pm EST Mar 3, 2017
 
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