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Drizzly Sunday, Rainy Monday, Snowy Tuesday

Temperatures will rise into the 40s on Monday before cooling off into the 30s on Tuesday. A soaking rain on Monday will change to light or moderate snow on Tuesday. River levels will rise over the next several days and minor flooding is possible. Read More >

The Meteorologists at the Grand Rapids Weather Forecast Office of NOAA's National Weather Service perform research projects to enhance our knowledge of Atmospheric Sciences, particularly in relation to local weather patterns. The knowledge gained via such activities improves our ability to provide the public with accurate forecasts and timely hazard warnings.

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