Strong Cold Front Crossing Great Lakes and Northeast U.S.; Elevated Fire Weather in Southern California

A strong cold front will bring brisk to high winds across portions of the Great Lakes and the Northeast this weekend. Cold air arriving behind the front will trigger lake-effect snow downwind of the Great Lakes and accumulating snow over the higher terrain of the Northeast. Gusty offshore winds will maintain elevated fire weather conditions this weekend across coastal southern California. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 42.88°NLon: 85.52°WElev: 794ft.

Fair

52°F

11°C

Humidity 50%
Wind Speed S 17 G 22 mph
Barometer 30.11 in (1020.3 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill47°F (8°C)
Last update 31 Oct 3:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Grand Rapids MI

Wind Advisory November 1, 09:00am until November 1, 07:00pm
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Wind Advisory
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 51. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers, mainly after 11pm.  Low around 34. South wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Showers

    Low: 34 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain and snow showers before 9am, then snow showers between 9am and 1pm, then rain and snow showers likely after 1pm.  Temperature falling to around 34 by 9am. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 37 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain and snow showers before 10pm, then a chance of snow showers between 10pm and 2am.  Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 29. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 8 to 13 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 37 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Blustery then
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 29 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 46. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 12 to 17 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 35.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 35 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 54.

    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 42.

    Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 61.

    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 51. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Tonight
Showers, mainly after 11pm. Low around 34. South wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday
Rain and snow showers before 9am, then snow showers between 9am and 1pm, then rain and snow showers likely after 1pm. Temperature falling to around 34 by 9am. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before 10pm, then a chance of snow showers between 10pm and 2am. Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 29. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 8 to 13 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 37 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 46. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 12 to 17 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 54.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 42.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 61.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Rapids MI
 42.96°N 85.67°W (Elev. 620 ft)
4:04 pm EDT Oct 31, 2020
4pm EDT Oct 31, 2020-6pm EST Nov 6, 2020
 
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