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Severe weather and flooding rains possible on Memorial Day

Strong to severe storms will be possible Memorial Day from south Texas across the Plains into the Midwest. Isolated tornadoes, damaging winds and hail are all possible especially across eastern Texas. In addition, moderate to heavy rainfall is forecast from parts of Texas to the lower Miss. Valley 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.

Mostly Cloudy

73°F

23°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed SW 15 G 24 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1013.1 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 May 7:53 pm EDT

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms until midday...then showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 80 percent.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms in the evening...then a chance of showers and thunderstorms overnight. Lows in the lower 60s. South winds 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest overnight. Chance of rain 80 percent.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening...then partly cloudy overnight. Lows in the mid 50s. West winds around 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s.
Friday
Partly sunny with scattered thunderstorms and a chance of showers. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Friday Night
Showers likely and scattered thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy with scattered thunderstorms and a chance of rain showers. Highs in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy with scattered thunderstorms and a chance of rain showers. Lows in the upper 40s. Chance of rain 30 percent.
Sunday
Partly sunny until midday then becoming mostly sunny. Scattered thunderstorms and a chance of rain showers. Highs in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 30 percent.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy with scattered thunderstorms and a chance of rain showers. Lows in the upper 40s. Chance of rain 30 percent.
Monday
Partly sunny with scattered thunderstorms and a chance of rain showers. Highs around 70. Chance of rain 30 percent.
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