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Severe Thunderstorms over the Plains, Heavy Rain Threat Continues over Portions of the Mississippi Valley

Heavy rainfall with localized flooding will remain possible over portions of the Mississippi Valley and the Plains through midweek. In addition, severe thunderstorms will be possible over the southern and central Plains. Some of the storms could contain damaging winds and large hail. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 42.88°NLon: 85.52°WElev: 794ft.

Partly Cloudy

86°F

30°C

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1013.5 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index87°F (31°C)
Last update 16 Aug 5:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Grand Rapids MI

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 83 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. West southwest wind around 14 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a slight chance of showers between 8am and 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. West wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. West wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8am and 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 84.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. West southwest wind around 14 mph.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a slight chance of showers between 8am and 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. West wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. West wind 6 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8am and 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Rapids MI
 42.96°N 85.67°W (Elev. 620 ft)
6:05 pm EDT Aug 16, 2017
6pm EDT Aug 16, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 23, 2017
 
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