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.

Light Rain

75°F

24°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed W 13 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1014.7 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Jul 1:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Grand Rapids MI

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Light west southwest wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy and hot, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 96. Breezy, with a southwest wind 9 to 14 mph increasing to 16 to 21 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 91 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. West wind 8 to 14 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. West northwest wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 87.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

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

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Light west southwest wind.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy and hot, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 96. Breezy, with a southwest wind 9 to 14 mph increasing to 16 to 21 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. West wind 8 to 14 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. West northwest wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 87.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Rapids MI
 42.99°N 85.67°W (Elev. 696 ft)
2:04 am EDT Jul 24, 2016
2am EDT Jul 24, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 30, 2016
 
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