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Sprawling Storm System Bringing Impactful Weather To Western and Central U.S. Through Midweek

A large storm system will extend from the West Coast to the Great Lakes during the next couple days bringing hazardous weather to many parts of the country. Heavy snow is expected in the higher terrain of the West, along with very strong winds. Snow and ice will disrupt travel in parts of the Midwest, and heavy rain could cause widespread flooding in the Mississippi Valley and Great Lakes. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 42.88°NLon: 85.52°WElev: 794ft.

Fog/Mist

39°F

4°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1013.6 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 2.00 mi
Wind Chill35°F (2°C)
Last update 19 Feb 9:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ENE East Grand Rapids MI

Flood Watch February 19, 12:00pm until February 21, 05:00pm
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Flood Watch
  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Widespread fog after 1pm. High near 48. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Heavy Rain
    and Fog

    High: 48 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Widespread dense fog. Temperature rising to around 54 by 3am. South southwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Dense Fog

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Widespread fog, mainly before 1pm. High near 61. South southwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Fog

    High: 61 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then showers likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Areas of fog before 1am. Low around 34. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Areas Fog

    Low: 34 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of rain showers before 9am, then a slight chance of snow showers between 9am and 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. North northwest wind 8 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 38 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 25 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 39.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of rain and snow showers before 1pm, then a slight chance of rain showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

Washington's Birthday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Widespread fog after 1pm. High near 48. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Widespread dense fog. Temperature rising to around 54 by 3am. South southwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Widespread fog, mainly before 1pm. High near 61. South southwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then showers likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Areas of fog before 1am. Low around 34. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A slight chance of rain showers before 9am, then a slight chance of snow showers between 9am and 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. North northwest wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 39.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 1pm, then a slight chance of rain showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44.
Saturday Night
Rain and snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Sunday
Rain and snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ENE East Grand Rapids MI
 42.96°N 85.58°W (Elev. 797 ft)
10:05 am EST Feb 19, 2018
10am EST Feb 19, 2018-6pm EST Feb 25, 2018
 
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