Strong Winds Over Portions of the Rockies & Plains; Chilly for Much of the Eastern U.S.

Low pressure pushing eastward will generate strong winds over parts of the Rockies and Plains through Saturday with some light precipitation. Meanwhile, a much cooler air mass will overtake the eastern half of the country with frost and freeze concerns. Elevated fire weather conditions are expected for the Great Basin and parts of California, along with poor air quality in some locales. 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

-2°C

28°F

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed SE 11 km/h
Barometer 1028.9 mb (30.36 in)
Dewpoint -6°C (22°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-6°C (21°F)
Last update 31 Oct 6:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Grand Rapids MI

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 11. South wind 8 to 13 km/h increasing to 18 to 23 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 39 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 11 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers, mainly after 2am.  Low around 2. South wind around 27 km/h, with gusts as high as 47 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    Low: 2 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain and snow showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 4. Breezy, with a northwest wind 24 to 32 km/h, with gusts as high as 65 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 4 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 11pm, then a slight chance of snow showers between 11pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around -2. Blustery, with a northwest wind 24 to 34 km/h decreasing to 13 to 23 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 48 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Blustery

    Low: -2 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 8. West wind 8 to 13 km/h increasing to 22 to 27 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 8 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 2.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 2 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 13.

    Sunny

    High: 13 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 6.

    Clear

    Low: 6 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 17.

    Sunny

    High: 17 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 11. South wind 8 to 13 km/h increasing to 18 to 23 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 39 km/h.
Tonight
Showers, mainly after 2am. Low around 2. South wind around 27 km/h, with gusts as high as 47 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Sunday
Rain and snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 4. Breezy, with a northwest wind 24 to 32 km/h, with gusts as high as 65 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 11pm, then a slight chance of snow showers between 11pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around -2. Blustery, with a northwest wind 24 to 34 km/h decreasing to 13 to 23 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 48 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 8. West wind 8 to 13 km/h increasing to 22 to 27 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 2.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 13.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 6.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 17.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 17.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 17.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Rapids MI
 42.96°N 85.67°W (Elev. 189 m)
7:03 am EDT Oct 31, 2020
7am EDT Oct 31, 2020-6pm EST Nov 6, 2020
 
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