Wet Weather in the Central Gulf Coast and Pacific Northwest; Critical Fire Weather Threat in the West

Locally heavy rainfall continue to bring flash flooding along the central Gulf Coast from southeast Louisiana to the Florida Panhandle. A strong cold front will bring heavy rain, winds, cooler temperatures, and possibly high elevation snow to the Northwest through the weekend. Widespread critical fire weather due to dry, gusty winds is forecast from the Great Basin into the northern Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 42.88°NLon: 85.52°WElev: 794ft.

A Few Clouds

76°F

24°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed E 7 mph
Barometer 30.19 in (1022.0 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 18 Sep 3:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Grand Rapids MI

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 78. East northeast wind around 6 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 56. East wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 85. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers before 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11am and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 74. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 64.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 78. East northeast wind around 6 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 56. East wind 3 to 6 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 85. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers before 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11am and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 74. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Rapids MI
 42.94°N 85.67°W (Elev. 650 ft)
4:04 pm EDT Sep 18, 2021
4pm EDT Sep 18, 2021-6pm EDT Sep 24, 2021
 
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