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Areas of Dense Fog this morning, Otherwise Tranquil Weather

Areas of dense fog will around again this morning which will lead to hazardous travel conditions. In addition the temperature will be near or below freezing to start the day so a few slick spots may exists as well. Going into the afternoon there should be some sun around which should help to boost temperatures to above normal levels. Read More >

2018 NWS Grand Rapids Weather Spotter Training Schedule


Spotter training classes for Spring 2018 have been completed! The schedule for the Spring 2019 Spotter Training classes will be posted here in early 2019. If you would like to take spotter training before our next classes, you can take this online MetEd course through the COMET Program. You can also learn more about meteorology and our 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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