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Severe Weather Expected in the Southern and Central U.S. on Tuesday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center has outlined an Enhanced Risk of severe weather for parts of the Mid-Mississippi River and Lower Ohio River Valleys on Tuesday. Large hail, damaging winds, and tornadoes are possible. Heavy rainfall in these regions will also increase the threat of flash flooding. There’s also an Extreme Risk for fire weather conditions in parts of Texas and New Mexico on Tuesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 42.88°NLon: 85.52°WElev: 794ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

7°C

44°F

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed SE 13 km/h
Barometer 1012.7 mb (29.89 in)
Dewpoint 5°C (41°F)
Visibility 4.83 km
Wind Chill4°C (39°F)
Last update 28 Feb 8:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Grand Rapids MI

  • Today

    Today: Rain likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 13. South southeast wind 18 to 27 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Rain Likely
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 13 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm.  Steady temperature around -11. South southeast wind 22 to 27 km/h becoming southwest 8 to 13 km/h after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Rain

    Low: 12 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain before 2pm, then snow likely.  Temperature falling to around 3 by 5pm. Northwest wind 8 to 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 9 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Snow, mainly before 2am, then a slight chance of snow showers after 2am.  Low around -4. Northwest wind 11 to 16 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around 4 centimeters.

    Snow

    Low: -4 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow showers likely, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 0. West northwest wind 8 to 11 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around 4 centimeters.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 0 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one centimeter possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: -7 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers likely, mainly between 8am and 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near -1. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: -1 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Scattered snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    Low: -6 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Scattered snow showers before 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 7.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 7 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 13. South southeast wind 18 to 27 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm. Steady temperature around -11. South southeast wind 22 to 27 km/h becoming southwest 8 to 13 km/h after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Wednesday
Rain before 2pm, then snow likely. Temperature falling to around 3 by 5pm. Northwest wind 8 to 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Wednesday Night
Snow, mainly before 2am, then a slight chance of snow showers after 2am. Low around -4. Northwest wind 11 to 16 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around 4 centimeters.
Thursday
Snow showers likely, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 0. West northwest wind 8 to 11 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around 4 centimeters.
Thursday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one centimeter possible.
Friday
Snow showers likely, mainly between 8am and 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near -1. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Scattered snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6.
Saturday
Scattered snow showers before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 7.
Saturday Night
Scattered showers, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2.
Sunday
Scattered showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 13.
Sunday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Monday
Periods of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 11.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Rapids MI
 42.96°N 85.67°W (Elev. 189 m)
8:03 am EST Feb 28, 2017
9am EST Feb 28, 2017-6pm EST Mar 6, 2017
 
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