Severe Thunderstorms, Heavy Rainfall, And Flooding Possible Over The Plains; Typhoon Bualoi Approaches The CNMI

A storm system will bring the potential for severe thunderstorms capable of damaging winds, large hail, and isolated tornadoes over the south central U.S. into Monday. Heavy rainfall may also lead to flash flooding. The system will shift toward the eastern U.S. on Tuesday. Over the western Pacific, Typhoon Bualoi will intensify and impact the northern Marianna Islands over the next couple of days. 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

51°F

11°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed E 9 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1012.1 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Wind Chill48°F (9°C)
Last update 21 Oct 5:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Grand Rapids MI

  • Today

    Today: Showers likely, then showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  High near 63. Breezy, with a southeast wind 11 to 16 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a chance of showers.  Low around 46. South wind 11 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely, mainly after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. South wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 51 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 9pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 41. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 51. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers after 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers before 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 50 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely, then showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. High near 63. Breezy, with a southeast wind 11 to 16 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a chance of showers. Low around 46. South wind 11 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers likely, mainly after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. South wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 9pm. Cloudy, with a low around 41. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 51. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers before 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 33.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 51.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Rapids MI
 42.96°N 85.67°W (Elev. 620 ft)
5:08 am EDT Oct 21, 2019
6am EDT Oct 21, 2019-6pm EDT Oct 27, 2019
 
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