Early Season Winter Storm Moves into the Northeast; Cold Front Brings Snow Across the Northern Rockies into the Upper Midwest

The early season winter storm spreads to the Northeast bringing snow, sleet, and freezing rain to the region, in addition to gusty winds and coastal flooding. A series of cold fronts dropping southward from Canada will lead to snow across the Northern/Central Rockies into the Northern Plains and Upper Midwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 42.88°NLon: 85.52°WElev: 794ft.

Fog/Mist

33°F

1°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 29.84 in (1011.5 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 2.50 mi
Wind Chill25°F (-4°C)
Last update 15 Nov 10:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Grand Rapids, Gerald R. Ford International Airport MI

Winter Weather Advisory until November 16, 10:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
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    Winter Weather Advisory until November 16, 10:00am

    NOW until
    10:00am Fri

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers, mainly before 2am.  Low around 31. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Showers

    Low: 31 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers likely before noon, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between noon and 2pm, then a slight chance of rain showers after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 37. Southwest wind 8 to 11 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 37 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 8pm, then a chance of snow showers after 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 31. West wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 31 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 36. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 36 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. North wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 34.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 34 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of snow showers after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 34.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Snow showers, mainly before 2am. Low around 31. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Friday
Snow showers likely before noon, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between noon and 2pm, then a slight chance of rain showers after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 37. Southwest wind 8 to 11 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 8pm, then a chance of snow showers after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 31. West wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 36. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. North wind 3 to 7 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 34.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Monday
A chance of snow showers after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 34.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 24.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers before 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 38.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Thanksgiving Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Rapids, Gerald R. Ford International Airport MI
 42.89°N 85.53°W (Elev. 797 ft)
10:07 pm EST Nov 15, 2018
11pm EST Nov 15, 2018-6pm EST Nov 22, 2018
 
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