Dangerous Heat Building in the South; Severe Storms From Plains To MS Valley

Intensifying high pressure is producing dangerous heat and humidity in the south-central U.S. with heat indexes possibly exceeding 110. Triple digit heat will also continue for some western areas. Elsewhere, a front moving through the central U.S. may produce severe thunderstorms and heavy rainfall in parts of the Plains and MS Valley through Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 42.88° N Lon: 85.52° W Elev: 794 ft.

Mostly Cloudy

86°F

30°C

Humidity 35%
Wind Speed SE 14 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.1 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 19 Jul 4:53 pm EDT
Detailed forecast for

Kent County

Tonight
Partly cloudy in the evening, then mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms overnight. Lows in the mid 60s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the lower 80s. Southeast winds 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Friday Night
Showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Saturday
Showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. East winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Saturday Night
Cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then a slight chance of showers overnight. Lows in the mid 60s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s.
Monday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s.
Monday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s.
Tuesday
Sunny. Highs in the mid 80s.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s.
Thursday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.



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330 PM EDT Thu Jul 19 2018
 
 

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