Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Current conditions at

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

Lat: 42.88°NLon: 85.52°WElev: 794ft.

Partly Cloudy

50°F

10°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.00 in (1016.2 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 2 May 9:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Grand Rapids MI

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. Light and variable wind becoming west around 5 mph after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Southwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 45 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely, mainly before 8am.  Cloudy, with a high near 54. North northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 54 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. North northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 39 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 61.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 42.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 70.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. Light and variable wind becoming west around 5 mph after midnight.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Southwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers likely, mainly before 8am. Cloudy, with a high near 54. North northwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. North northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Rapids MI
 42.99°N 85.67°W (Elev. 696 ft)
10:03 pm EDT May 2, 2016
10pm EDT May 2, 2016-6pm EDT May 9, 2016
 
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