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Very Heavy Rain, Severe Thunderstorms, and High Flash Flood Risk moves into the Mid South and Tennessee Valley

Thunderstorms, some severe, with very heavy rain have moved into the Mid South and Tennessee Valley today. Flash flooding and severe thunderstorms will be possible from the central Gulf Coast to the Upper Great Lakes. The greatest threat of excessive rains will be in portions of the Lower and Middle Mississippi Valleys. This storm system has a history of producing life threatening flash floods. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 42.88°NLon: 85.52°WElev: 794ft.

Light Rain

41°F

5°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed E 18 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1016.6 mb)
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Wind Chill32°F (0°C)
Last update 30 Apr 6:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNW Grandville MI

Flood Watch until May 1, 08:00am
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Flood Watch
  •  
    Flood Watch until May 1, 08:00am

    NOW until
    8:00am Mon

    Flood Watch

  • Today

    Today: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then showers and thunderstorms likely between 8am and 9am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 9am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 52. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 52 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Steady temperature around 53. East wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 53 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 11 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 60 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers, mainly after 8pm.  Low around 41. Southwest wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely, mainly before 11am.  Cloudy, with a high near 49. West southwest wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 49 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers before 8pm.  Patchy frost after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Patchy Frost

    Low: 37 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Patchy frost before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 57.

    Patchy Frost
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then showers and thunderstorms likely between 8am and 9am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 9am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 52. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Steady temperature around 53. East wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 11 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Showers, mainly after 8pm. Low around 41. Southwest wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers likely, mainly before 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 49. West southwest wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers before 8pm. Patchy frost after 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Wednesday
Patchy frost before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNW Grandville MI
 42.95°N 85.79°W (Elev. 699 ft)
6:06 am EDT Apr 30, 2017
7am EDT Apr 30, 2017-6pm EDT May 6, 2017
 
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