Arctic Cold Front to Bring Areas of Heavy Snow and Much Below Normal Temperatures to the Central U.S.

A strong cold front will sag south across the central U.S. today through this weekend with heavy snow and gusty winds from the northern Rockies into the central Plains, Great Lakes, and eventually the Northeast. Much below normal temperatures will spread across much of the northwest and north-central U.S. this weekend into next week. Heavy rain near the Gulf may bring flooding in the South. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 42.88°NLon: 85.52°WElev: 794ft.

Mostly Cloudy

19°F

-7°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed S 13 G 21 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1013.3 mb)
Dewpoint 9°F (-13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill6°F (-14°C)
Last update 27 Jan 9:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Grand Rapids, Gerald R. Ford International Airport MI

Winter Weather Advisory January 27, 11:00am until January 27, 08:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • Today

    Today: Snow showers, mainly after 2pm.  Patchy blowing snow. High near 33. Breezy, with a south wind 16 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 33 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 9pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 22. West wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow showers likely after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 28. West wind 6 to 11 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Cloudy then
    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 28 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow showers.  Low around 23. North northeast wind 7 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of around 3 inches.

    Snow Showers

    Low: 23 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. North northeast wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 27 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Cloudy, with a high near 20.

    Cloudy

    High: 20 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 7 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 18 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow showers, mainly after 2pm. Patchy blowing snow. High near 33. Breezy, with a south wind 16 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 9pm. Cloudy, with a low around 22. West wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Saturday
Snow showers likely after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 28. West wind 6 to 11 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Snow showers. Low around 23. North northeast wind 7 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of around 3 inches.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. North northeast wind 9 to 11 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Monday
Cloudy, with a high near 20.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Rapids, Gerald R. Ford International Airport MI
 42.89°N 85.53°W (Elev. 797 ft)
10:03 am EST Jan 27, 2023
10am EST Jan 27, 2023-6pm EST Feb 2, 2023
 
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