Heavy Rain and Strong-to-Severe Thunderstorms from the Central Miss. Valley to the Mid-Atlantic

A slow-moving weather system in the eastern U.S. will focus showers and thunderstorms from the mid-Mississippi River Valley to the Mid-Atlantic on Thursday. Abundant moisture will allow occasionally heavy rainfall. Flash Flood Watches are in effect in these areas. Severe thunderstorms with damaging wind gusts and large hail will also be possible in this same area. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 42.88°NLon: 85.52°WElev: 794ft.

Fair

69°F

21°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.95 in (1013.7 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Jul 1:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NE Grand Rapids MI

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Light north northeast wind.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. East northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. East northeast wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 81. East northeast wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. East northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 63.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Light north northeast wind.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. East northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. East northeast wind 7 to 10 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 81. East northeast wind 9 to 11 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. East northeast wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 87.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 90.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 92.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NE Grand Rapids MI
 42.98°N 85.64°W (Elev. 748 ft)
2:04 am EDT Jul 28, 2016
2am EDT Jul 28, 2016-6pm EDT Aug 3, 2016
 
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