Severe Weather Risk Friday Evening

After a sunny start Friday, showers and storms are expected to arrive from the west by evening. A threat of damaging winds exists, mainly between 7 PM and Midnight and particularly in the southwest corner of lower Michigan. Saturday turns sunny but another period of active weather is expected from late Sunday into Monday. Cooler weather is forecast next week. 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

76°F

24°C

Humidity 37%
Wind Speed SE 7 mph
Barometer 29.90 in (1012.4 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 24 May 11:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Grand Rapids MI

  • This Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. South southeast wind around 9 mph.

    High: 85 °F

    Mostly Sunny

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 60. South southeast wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Low: 60 °F

    Showers

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am.  Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 71. West northwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    High: 71 °F

    Showers
    Likely then
    Sunny

  • Saturday Night

    Saturday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 52. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Low: 52 °F

    Increasing
    Clouds

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Southeast wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    High: 76 °F

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

  • Sunday Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Low: 57 °F

    Showers

  • Memorial Day

    Memorial Day: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66.

    High: 66 °F

    Chance
    Showers

  • Monday Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.

    Low: 52 °F

    Chance
    Showers

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.

    High: 68 °F

    Chance
    Showers

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. South southeast wind around 9 mph.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 60. South southeast wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am. Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 71. West northwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 52. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Southeast wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Memorial Day
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Rapids MI
 42.96°N 85.67°W (Elev. 620 ft)
11:04 am EDT May 24, 2024
12pm EDT May 24, 2024-6pm EDT May 30, 2024
 
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