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Heavy Rains and Potential for Flash Floods

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and heavy rains will be possible from the Ohio Valley to the Northeast Tuesday. In addition, heavy rains possible in the central Plains and southern Rockies. Heavy rain threat moves into the southern Mid-Atlantic Wednesday. Dry conditions remain out west where isolated dry thunderstorms could exacerbate ongoing fires and start new fires. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 42.88°NLon: 85.52°WElev: 794ft.

Overcast and Breezy

74°F

23°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed W 21 G 25 mph
Barometer 29.80 in (1008.6 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Aug 10:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSE Kentwood MI

  • Today

    Today: Showers likely before 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2pm and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 74. West northwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 74 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. West wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. North wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 72.

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 75.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely before 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2pm and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 74. West northwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. West wind 5 to 9 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. North wind 3 to 7 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Sunday
Isolated showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Sunday Night
Isolated showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Monday
Scattered showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSE Kentwood MI
 42.83°N 85.59°W (Elev. 751 ft)
10:05 am EDT Aug 22, 2017
11am EDT Aug 22, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 28, 2017
 
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