Strong Coastal Storm to Produce Heavy Rain and Strong Winds Across the Northeast; Severe Thunderstorms will Develop across the Central and Southern Plains

A Nor’easter will impact the northeast with heavy rainfall, flash flooding, and strong winds through tonight. Meanwhile, scattered severe thunderstorms with large hail, damaging wind gusts and isolated tornadoes are forecast across parts of the southern and central Plains from late today through tonight. Critical fire weather conditions for southern portions of the High Plains this afternoon. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 42.88°NLon: 85.52°WElev: 794ft.

A Few Clouds

41°F

5°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed N 13 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1019.2 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill34°F (1°C)
Last update 26 Oct 9:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SW Sparta MI

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 52. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Widespread frost, mainly after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 31. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Frost

    Low: 31 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Widespread frost, mainly before 9am.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a high near 54. East southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Frost then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. East southeast wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 58. East wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Cloudy then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers, mainly after 8pm.  Low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers.  High near 56. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 52. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Widespread frost, mainly after 4am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 31. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.
Wednesday
Widespread frost, mainly before 9am. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a high near 54. East southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. East southeast wind around 7 mph.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 58. East wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Thursday Night
Showers, mainly after 8pm. Low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
Showers. High near 56. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 48.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SW Sparta MI
 43.12°N 85.77°W (Elev. 912 ft)
9:03 am EDT Oct 26, 2021
10am EDT Oct 26, 2021-6pm EDT Nov 1, 2021
 
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