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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest through Friday; Severe storms for Ohio Valley on Friday

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds - with blizzard conditions - to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest through Friday creating treacherous travel conditions. Also, strong winds and dry conditions are creating extreme wildfire threats in the southern Plains. Meanwhile, this system will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms to the Ohio Valley on Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 42.88°NLon: 85.52°WElev: 794ft.

Overcast

36°F

2°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed E 13 mph
Barometer 29.55 in (1001.1 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill27°F (-3°C)
Last update 24 Feb 9:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNE East Grand Rapids MI

  • Today

    Today: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Areas of fog. High near 45. East northeast wind 11 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Areas Fog
    then T-storms
    and Areas Fog

    High: 45 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain showers before 3am, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Low around 30. East southeast wind 8 to 15 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    T-storms then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow showers likely, mainly after 7am.  Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 26 by 5pm. West wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 33 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. West wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 22 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain and snow showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Southwest wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 39 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Scattered rain and snow showers before 9pm, then scattered snow showers between 9pm and 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Rain/Snow
    then
    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    Low: 30 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 44.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Scattered rain and snow showers before 3am, then scattered rain showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.

    Scattered
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 33 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 50.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Areas of fog. High near 45. East northeast wind 11 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Rain showers before 3am, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 30. East southeast wind 8 to 15 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday
Snow showers likely, mainly after 7am. Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 26 by 5pm. West wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. West wind 6 to 11 mph.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Southwest wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Scattered rain and snow showers before 9pm, then scattered snow showers between 9pm and 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 44.
Monday Night
Scattered rain and snow showers before 3am, then scattered rain showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Tuesday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 50.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Wednesday
Scattered rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Thursday
Scattered rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 35.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNE East Grand Rapids MI
 42.96°N 85.61°W (Elev. 761 ft)
10:04 am EST Feb 24, 2017
10am EST Feb 24, 2017-6pm EST Mar 2, 2017
 
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