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Strong Thunderstorms Possible for Portions of the Great Lake States

Storms over the Great Lake States may contain heavy rain and strong winds. More thunderstorms are possible over the Desert Southwest and central Plains. High fire danger continues in the Great Basin. Very warm and humid conditions continue across the south, southeast and mid-Atlantic states.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 42.88°NLon: 85.52°WElev: 794ft.

Mostly Cloudy

71°F

22°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed W 7 mph
Barometer 29.92 in (1012.7 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 3 Sep 10:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNW Grandville MI

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of fog after 2am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Light north wind.

    Areas Fog

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Areas of fog before 11am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 80. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Areas Fog

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Light and variable wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest around 6 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Light south wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Labor
    Day

    Labor Day: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Areas of fog after 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Light north wind.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Areas of fog before 11am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 80. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Light and variable wind.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest around 6 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Light south wind.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Labor Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNW Grandville MI
 42.95°N 85.79°W (Elev. 699 ft)
11:03 pm EDT Sep 3, 2015
11pm EDT Sep 3, 2015-6pm EDT Sep 10, 2015
 
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