Severe Thunderstorms Likely Across Much of the Great Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions in the High Plains

Widespread severe thunderstorms capable of producing large hail, tornadoes (a few of which may become strong) and damaging winds are likely to develop across portions of the Central U.S. this evening. Strong to severe storms will also be possible in the Mid-Atlantic. Elevated to Critical fire weather conditions are possible for much of the central and southern High Plains today and Tuesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 42.88°NLon: 85.52°WElev: 794ft.

A Few Clouds

68°F

20°C

Humidity 27%
Wind Speed W 16 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1016.1 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 15 Apr 5:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Byron Center MI

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 42. West northwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. East wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11pm.  Low around 51. Breezy, with an east southeast wind 20 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 69. Southeast wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a chance of showers between 11pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. West wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 58 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 42. West northwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. East wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11pm. Low around 51. Breezy, with an east southeast wind 20 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 69. Southeast wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a chance of showers between 11pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. West wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 60.
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Point Forecast:
Byron Center MI
 42.81°N 85.71°W (Elev. 745 ft)
6:03 pm EDT Apr 15, 2024
6pm EDT Apr 15, 2024-6pm EDT Apr 22, 2024
 
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