Powerful Storm To Produce Widespread Hazards This Weekend

A powerful storm will track from the central Plains to the Great Lakes this weekend. This large system will produce several hazards across the Eastern two-thirds of the country; severe storms w/ damaging winds and tornadoes in the TN and Lower MS Valleys, rain and continued flood threat for the OH and TN Valleys and heavy snow w/ blizzard conditions from the central Plains to Upper MS Valley. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 42.88°NLon: 85.52°WElev: 794ft.

Overcast with Haze

30°F

-1°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed E 9 mph
Barometer 30.29 in (1026.7 mb)
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Wind Chill22°F (-6°C)
Last update 23 Feb 1:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Grand Rapids MI

Winter Storm Watch February 24, 07:00am until February 25, 01:00am
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 27. East wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain and snow showers between 11am and noon, then rain showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. East wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 41 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers before 8pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 2am, then showers after 2am.  Steady temperature around 42. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain showers before noon, then rain and snow showers.  High near 40. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 21 mph increasing to 24 to 29 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Showers then
    Rain/Snow

    High: 40 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow showers, mainly before 2am.  Low around 17. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 20 to 29 mph, with gusts as high as 49 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    Low: 17 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers before 8am.  Cloudy, with a high near 21.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Cloudy

    High: 21 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of snow showers between 8pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 11 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow showers after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 25 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of snow showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 17.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 17 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 27. East wind around 6 mph.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow showers between 11am and noon, then rain showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. East wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday Night
Showers before 8pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 2am, then showers after 2am. Steady temperature around 42. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Rain showers before noon, then rain and snow showers. High near 40. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 21 mph increasing to 24 to 29 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday Night
Snow showers, mainly before 2am. Low around 17. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 20 to 29 mph, with gusts as high as 49 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers before 8am. Cloudy, with a high near 21.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers between 8pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 17.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers before 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Thursday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 29.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Rapids MI
 42.96°N 85.67°W (Elev. 620 ft)
1:06 am EST Feb 23, 2019
2am EST Feb 23, 2019-6pm EST Mar 1, 2019
 
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