Heavy Rain and Storms in the East; Fire Weather Threats in the West

A slow moving frontal system will bring strong to severe storms and locally heavy rain from the Northeast to the southern Plains. Meanwhile, Fire Weather threats remain elevated over the northern Inter-Mountain West, as Red Flag Warnings and Fire weather watches are in effect. Also, the potential for isolated dry thunderstorms remains possible across this portion of the West. 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

75°F

24°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.3 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Aug 7:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Grand Rapids, Gerald R. Ford International Airport MI

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 1am.  Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 64. North northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Northeast wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. East northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers between 8pm and 2am, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 1am. Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 64. North northeast wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Northeast wind 3 to 8 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. East northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Monday Night
A chance of showers between 8pm and 2am, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Rapids, Gerald R. Ford International Airport MI
 42.89°N 85.53°W (Elev. 797 ft)
8:05 pm EDT Aug 17, 2018
8pm EDT Aug 17, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 24, 2018
 
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