A Large and Slow-Moving Storm System with Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain

A large storm system will slowly track from the south-central U.S. into the East the rest of the week with strong to severe thunderstorms and heavy rain with flooding. Today's threat for severe storms is across Texas toward the Arklatex and heavy rain with flooding from the south-central Plains into the Lower Mississippi Valley. Also, critical fire weather threats are present again in New Mexico. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 42.88°NLon: 85.52°WElev: 794ft.

Mostly Cloudy

59°F

15°C

Humidity 46%
Wind Speed E 10 G 18 mph
Barometer 30.29 in (1025.8 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 May 10:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Grand Rapids MI

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 67. East northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. East wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 74. Breezy, with an east wind 11 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 65. Southeast wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    Low: 65 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 74. South southwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely before 11pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11pm and 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers before 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 65 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 73.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 67. East northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. East wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 74. Breezy, with an east wind 11 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 65. Southeast wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 74. South southwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely before 11pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11pm and 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers before 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 73.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers between 8pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Rapids MI
 42.96°N 85.67°W (Elev. 620 ft)
11:03 am EDT May 24, 2022
11am EDT May 24, 2022-6pm EDT May 30, 2022
 
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