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More severe weather and flooding rains possible on Memorial Day

Widespread strong to severe storms will be possible again on Memorial Day from south Texas across the Plains into the Midwest. Isolated tornadoes, damaging winds and hail are all possible especially across much of Texas. In addition, moderate to heavy rainfall is forecast for parts of Texas, increasing the flash and river flooding concerns with an additional 1 to 2 inches of rain possible.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 42.88°NLon: 85.52°WElev: 794ft.

Overcast

71°F

22°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed S 13 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1013.6 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 May 2:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Grand Rapids MI

  • Overnight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Slight Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind 8 to 10 mph.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. South wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South southwest wind 7 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. High near 76. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Low around 59. South southeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 60.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 68.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Rapids MI
 42.99°N 85.67°W (Elev. 696 ft)
3:03 am EDT May 25, 2015
4am EDT May 25, 2015-6pm EDT May 31, 2015
 
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