Heavy Rainfall, Severe Weather and Flood Threats for the East; Fire Weather Risk for the West

A slow moving storm system will affect the eastern third of the country through Friday. Thunderstorms, some severe, accompanied by heavy rainfall may result in flooding. For the Pacific Northwest, approaching storm system may bring some severe weather threats and dry thunderstorms for portions of Nevada for the risk of wild fires. Across southern Alaska, fire weather concerns increase Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Big Rapids, Roben-Hood Airport (KRQB)

Lat: 43.72°NLon: 85.5°WElev: 991ft.

Partly Cloudy

71°F

22°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed E 9 mph
Barometer 29.74 in
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 May 6:35 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Big Rapids MI

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2am and 5am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am.  Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 56. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11am, then a chance of showers between 11am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. North wind 10 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 65 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 45. North wind 6 to 14 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Calm wind becoming south southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. South southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 68.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2am and 5am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am. Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 56. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11am, then a chance of showers between 11am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. North wind 10 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45. North wind 6 to 14 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Calm wind becoming south southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. South southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Memorial Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 87.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
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Point Forecast:
Big Rapids MI
 43.71°N 85.48°W (Elev. 912 ft)
6:04 pm EDT May 26, 2022
6pm EDT May 26, 2022-6pm EDT Jun 2, 2022
 
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