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An Early Fall Like Cool Down Through Sunday

One of the stronger cold fronts since June will bring Southwest Michigan pleasant weather through Sunday. Highs will be in 70s Friday and Saturday, warming to near 80 by Sunday. Lows will range from the upper 30s to near 40 north, to near 50 central and south. Read More >

NWS Grand Rapids Weather Spotter Training Schedule


Spotter training classes for Spring 2019 have been completed. If you were not able to attend a session in person or want to train on your own, you can take this online MetEd course through the COMET Program. You can also learn more about meteorology and the atmosphere at JetStream - An Online School for Weather. Once you have completed training, contact the Emergency Management office in your city/county to find out what you can do to become involved with their spotter program.

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