Wintry Weather Across the Northern Tier of the U.S.; Fire Weather Concerns in California

Wintry weather is expected from the Northern Plains to Upper Great Lakes with periods of snow and freezing rain. Another system will bring more snow to the Northern Rockies and Northern Plains Wednesday night into Thursday. Meanwhile, fire weather and air quality concerns persist for portions of the Western U.S., including California. Temperatures will run above normal over much of the East. 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

3°C

38°F

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed N 9 km/h
Barometer 1025.5 mb (30.27 in)
Dewpoint 2°C (35°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill1°C (33°F)
Last update 20 Oct 6:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Grand Rapids MI

  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 11. North northeast wind 8 to 14 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 11 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers, mainly before 5am.  Low around 7. East wind 10 to 16 km/h becoming south after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Showers

    Low: 7 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers before 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 13. West wind 18 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 13 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers, mainly after 2am.  Low around 6. West southwest wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    Low: 6 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers, mainly before 2pm.  High near 19. East wind 10 to 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 19 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 14 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 19. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 19 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 3 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 9.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 9 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 11. North northeast wind 8 to 14 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.
Tonight
Showers, mainly before 5am. Low around 7. East wind 10 to 16 km/h becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 13. West wind 18 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Showers, mainly after 2am. Low around 6. West southwest wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Thursday
Showers, mainly before 2pm. High near 19. East wind 10 to 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Friday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 19. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A chance of thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 9.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 9.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 12.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Rapids MI
 42.96°N 85.67°W (Elev. 189 m)
7:04 am EDT Oct 20, 2020
7am EDT Oct 20, 2020-6pm EDT Oct 26, 2020
 
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