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Strong Winter Storm to Impact Portions of Plains and Midwest This Weekend

A strong winter storm will track from the southern High Plains to the Great Lakes this weekend. Blizzard conditions are forecast across many states from the Rockies to the Upper Midwest. Travel will be difficult, if not impossible, in these areas due to heavy snow combined with these strong winds. 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

6°C

43°F

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed SW 17 km/h
Barometer 1013.5 mb (29.91 in)
Dewpoint -1°C (31°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill3°C (37°F)
Last update 20 Jan 2:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Grand Rapids MI

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 6. Southwest wind around 14 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 6 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 0. South southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 0 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of freezing rain before 9am, then a chance of rain.  Widespread fog, mainly before 11am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 5. Southeast wind 8 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Freezing
    Rain and Fog
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 5 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain likely, mainly after 1am.  Areas of fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 2. East wind 8 to 13 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Areas Fog

    Low: 2 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain.  Patchy fog before noon. High near 6. East wind 11 to 14 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 6 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain showers likely before 4am, then rain and snow showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 1. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 1 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain and snow likely, becoming all snow after 7am.  Cloudy, with a high near 2. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Snow Likely

    High: 2 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of snow showers, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: -6 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near -2.

    Partly Sunny

    High: -2 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 6. Southwest wind around 14 km/h.
Tonight
Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 0. South southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Sunday
A slight chance of freezing rain before 9am, then a chance of rain. Widespread fog, mainly before 11am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 5. Southeast wind 8 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
Rain likely, mainly after 1am. Areas of fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 2. East wind 8 to 13 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.
Monday
Rain. Patchy fog before noon. High near 6. East wind 11 to 14 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Monday Night
Rain showers likely before 4am, then rain and snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 1. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.
Tuesday
Rain and snow likely, becoming all snow after 7am. Cloudy, with a high near 2. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near -2.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 2.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 7.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Rapids MI
 42.96°N 85.67°W (Elev. 189 m)
2:08 pm EST Jan 20, 2018
3pm EST Jan 20, 2018-6pm EST Jan 26, 2018
 
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