Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 42.88°NLon: 85.52°WElev: 794ft.

Mostly Cloudy

85°F

29°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed S 20 mph
Barometer 29.88 in (1011.1 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index93°F (34°C)
Last update 24 Jul 3:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles N East Grand Rapids MI

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 97. Breezy, with a southwest wind 18 to 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind 8 to 13 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. North northwest wind 6 to 13 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 63. West northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 84. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 97. Breezy, with a southwest wind 18 to 20 mph.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind 8 to 13 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. North northwest wind 6 to 13 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63. West northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming north after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 84. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles N East Grand Rapids MI
 42.98°N 85.61°W (Elev. 794 ft)
4:03 pm EDT Jul 24, 2016
4pm EDT Jul 24, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 30, 2016
 
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