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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. 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

44°F

7°C

Humidity 32%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 30.16 in (1022.1 mb)
Dewpoint 16°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill39°F (4°C)
Last update 23 Mar 7:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles N East Grand Rapids MI

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between midnight and 3am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 37. South wind 10 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 37 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Southwest wind 13 to 17 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain likely before 2am, then showers after 2am.  Low around 44. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming east after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    then Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers.  High near 48. East wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 48 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 41. East wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 41 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers.  High near 57. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 8pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57.

    Cloudy then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 8pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between midnight and 3am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 37. South wind 10 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Southwest wind 13 to 17 mph.
Friday Night
Rain likely before 2am, then showers after 2am. Low around 44. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming east after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers. High near 48. East wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 41. East wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
Showers. High near 57. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A slight chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57.
Monday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 42.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers before 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles N East Grand Rapids MI
 42.98°N 85.61°W (Elev. 794 ft)
6:04 pm EDT Mar 23, 2017
8pm EDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm EDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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