Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Current conditions at

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

Lat: 42.88°NLon: 85.52°WElev: 794ft.

Fair

39°F

4°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.7 mb)
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 3 May 4:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ENE East Grand Rapids MI

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 45 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then a slight chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 52. North northwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 52 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. North wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 61. North wind around 8 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 42.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 69.

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 52.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then a slight chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 52. North northwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. North wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 61. North wind around 8 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 69.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Monday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ENE East Grand Rapids MI
 42.96°N 85.58°W (Elev. 797 ft)
5:03 am EDT May 3, 2016
5am EDT May 3, 2016-6pm EDT May 9, 2016
 
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