Threats for Tornadoes and Flash Flooding Continue Across the Central U.S. Today

Widespread flooding is ongoing across parts of Oklahoma, Kansas, and Missouri due to very heavy rainfall over the past 24 hours. The threat for severe thunderstorms producing tornadoes, strong winds, large hail, and additional flash flooding, will continue to shift slowly eastward across the region today. Additional, dangerous flooding is expected. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 42.88°NLon: 85.52°WElev: 794ft.

Mostly Cloudy

58°F

14°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed E 15 mph
Barometer 30.18 in (1022.3 mb)
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 May 12:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Grand Rapids MI

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. East wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 62 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. East wind 9 to 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 11am, then a chance of showers between 11am and 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. East wind 10 to 18 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. West wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 8pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. East wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. East wind 9 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 11am, then a chance of showers between 11am and 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. East wind 10 to 18 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. West wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Friday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 8pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Memorial Day
Partly sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Rapids MI
 42.96°N 85.67°W (Elev. 620 ft)
12:12 pm EDT May 21, 2019
1pm EDT May 21, 2019-6pm EDT May 27, 2019
 
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