Heat Wave from Montana to the South

An extensive heat wave will consume the Central half of the U.S for the next few days. Widespread excessive heat warnings and heat advisories stretch from Montana into the South with the potential for a few record high temperatures in the north-central High Plains. Also, severe thunderstorms with hail and damaging winds are expected the next couple of days in the Upper Midwest and Great Lakes. Read More >

Current conditions at

Grand Rapids, Grand Rapids/Itasca County Airport-Gordon Newstrom Field (KGPZ)

Lat: 47.22°NLon: 93.52°WElev: 1355ft.

Fair

78°F

26°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed Vrbl 3 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1017.4 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 27 Jul 1:56 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Grand Rapids MN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. East wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 61. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 87 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers between 10pm and 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. North wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 81. North wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 82. Light southwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. West wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 79. Breezy, with a north wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. East wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 61. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers between 10pm and 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. North wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 81. North wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 82. Light southwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. West wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 79. Breezy, with a north wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 77. Light north wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Rapids MN
 47.24°N 93.51°W
12:40 pm CDT Jul 27, 2021
2pm CDT Jul 27, 2021-6pm CDT Aug 2, 2021
 
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