Historic Flooding Continues in the Midwest; Upcoming Soaking Rain for Mid-Atlantic and Northeast

Historic flooding continues across parts of the central U.S. this week, despite dry weather. Meanwhile, two cold fronts digging into the Eastern half of the U.S. will draw a developing coastal low and surge of Atlantic moisture into eastern North Carolina and the Mid-Atlantic for a soaking rain. This low will track up the Northeastern seaboard Thursday/Friday for locally heavy rain and mtn snow. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 42.88°NLon: 85.52°WElev: 794ft.

Fair

1°C

34°F

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed S 15 km/h
Barometer 1020.7 mb (30.12 in)
Dewpoint -4°C (24°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-3°C (27°F)
Last update 20 Mar 6:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Grand Rapids MI

  • Today

    Today: Showers, mainly after 11am.  High near 6. South wind 16 to 21 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    High: 6 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and snow showers likely before 1am, then a slight chance of snow showers between 1am and 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 0. South wind around 11 km/h becoming west northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 0 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 7. Northwest wind 8 to 13 km/h increasing to 16 to 21 km/h in the afternoon.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 7 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1. West southwest wind around 14 km/h becoming northwest after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    Low: -1 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 10 percent chance of snow before 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 4. North northwest wind 18 to 27 km/h, with gusts as high as 48 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 4 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -6.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -6 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 6.

    Sunny

    High: 6 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around -2.

    Clear

    Low: -2 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 10.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 10 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers, mainly after 11am. High near 6. South wind 16 to 21 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Tonight
Rain and snow showers likely before 1am, then a slight chance of snow showers between 1am and 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 0. South wind around 11 km/h becoming west northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Thursday
Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 7. Northwest wind 8 to 13 km/h increasing to 16 to 21 km/h in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1. West southwest wind around 14 km/h becoming northwest after midnight.
Friday
A 10 percent chance of snow before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 4. North northwest wind 18 to 27 km/h, with gusts as high as 48 km/h.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -6.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 6.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around -2.
Sunday
A chance of showers after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 10.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain showers before 1am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 1am and 3am, then a chance of snow showers after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 5.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -6.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 5.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Rapids MI
 42.96°N 85.67°W (Elev. 189 m)
7:06 am EDT Mar 20, 2019
7am EDT Mar 20, 2019-6pm EDT Mar 26, 2019
 
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