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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 42.88°NLon: 85.52°WElev: 794ft.

Mostly Cloudy

83°F

28°C

Humidity 48%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1016.9 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 20 Aug 4:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SE East Grand Rapids MI

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 5 to 11 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm.  Low around 69. South southwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then a chance of showers.  High near 78. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 8pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 57. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 73.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 71.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 5 to 8 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 5 to 11 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm. Low around 69. South southwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then a chance of showers. High near 78. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 8pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 57. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SE East Grand Rapids MI
 42.92°N 85.58°W (Elev. 725 ft)
5:04 pm EDT Aug 20, 2017
5pm EDT Aug 20, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 27, 2017
 
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