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Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Exacerbate Ongoing Flooding; Cold and Wintry Continue Out West

A developing wave will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms Saturday from the Arklatex area to the Middle Mississippi Valley; and may produce tornadoes, damaging winds, and large hail; including potential for significant tornadoes and very large hail. Additional heavy rain will increase ongoing flooding. Heavy western mountain and Upper Midwest snow; and ice in the Northeast is also expected. 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

41°F

5°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed W 17 mph
Barometer 30.13 in (1021.1 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Wind Chill33°F (1°C)
Last update 23 Feb 3:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SE East Grand Rapids MI

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. West wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 44 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 30. West wind 5 to 11 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. East wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Cloudy then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 44 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am.  Low around 35. East wind 16 to 18 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    Low: 35 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 21 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 43 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 45.

    Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 31.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 31 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. West wind around 15 mph.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 30. West wind 5 to 11 mph becoming north after midnight.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. East wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Saturday Night
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am. Low around 35. East wind 16 to 18 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 21 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 45.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 31.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 50.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Thursday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SE East Grand Rapids MI
 42.92°N 85.58°W (Elev. 725 ft)
3:08 pm EST Feb 23, 2018
4pm EST Feb 23, 2018-6pm EST Mar 1, 2018
 
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