West Michigan Weather



A.M. Sprinkles Possible; Late Rain Likely

 

Today:  Mostly cloudy, breezy, and warmer. Light rain possible this morning; rain threat ending by late morning. The high will be in the lower 60s. Winds SE at 15 to 25 mph.    

Tonight:  Cloudy with rain likely late/overnight. The low will be in the middle 40s. Winds shift from SE to W at 10 to 20 mph.  

Friday:  Rain likely in the morning, then becoming partly sunny and breezy. The high will be in the lower to middle 60s.

Friday Night:  Clearing and chilly with a low in the middle 30s..  

Saturday:  Partly cloudy and much cooler.  Highs in the lower to middle 50s. 

 

Good morning, West Michigan! Warmer, wetter air is headed our way. A little light rain is possible for the morning commute; that threat should be exiting our area by late morning. Expect mostly cloudy skies this afternoon with a southeasterly breeze blowing in warmer air. The wind may be gusty at times. Highs this afternoon will be in the lower 60s.

A disturbance heading our way from the west will bring rain late tonight, continuing overnight, likely through the Friday morning commute. Precipitation forecast estimates are in the neighborhood of four-tenths of an inch to as much as three-quarters of an inch. Believe it or not, we could use some rain; we've had less than half the normal April rainfall this month with just a week left to catch up.

Behind Friday's rain, much cooler air arrives for the weekend. The silver lining to that cloud is that we'll see plenty of sunshine both Saturday and Sunday. Better appreciate that because early next week looks to be chilly and damp.

Meteorologist Jeff Porter has LIVE radar and forecast updates every ten minutes this morning on Newschannel 3, beginning at 4:30. Make plans to watch! You can also get the latest weather forecast, temperatures, and a look at Live Doppler Radar on our website, wwmt.com. Have a great Thursday!


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