Monday, May 11, 2015

Hazardous Weather Outlook (May 11, 2015)

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
601 AM EDT MON MAY 11 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST LOWER MICHIGAN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE TODAY...WITH THE MAIN TIME FRAME OF CONCERN BEING 100PM TO 800PM. DAMAGING WINDS WILL BE THE MAIN THREAT WITH WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH POSSIBLE. ALL STORMS WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN AND CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING STRIKES. AN ISOLATED TORNADO IS POSSIBLE AS WELL. THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE RACING OFF TO THE NORTHEAST TODAY AT 40 TO 50 MPH. THE GREATEST THREAT AREA WILL BE ALONG AND EAST OF A LINE FROM SOUTH BEND INDIANA TO GRAND RAPIDS TO MOUNT PLEASANT.
PATCHY DENSE FOG IS POSSIBLE THIS MORNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

Sunday, May 10, 2015

Hazardous Weather Outlook (May 10, 2015)

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
126 PM EDT SUN MAY 10 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST LOWER MICHIGAN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

ISOLATED TO WIDELY SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE TODAY AND TONIGHT. SEVERE WEATHER IS NOT ANTICIPATED. LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN AND CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING BEING THE BIGGEST THREATS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED ON MONDAY ACROSS THE ENTIRE AREA. A SEVERE WEATHER THREAT EXISTS WITH DAMAGING WINDS BEING THE BIGGEST THREAT. THE HIGHEST THREAT FOR SEVERE STORMS SHOULD BE SOUTH AND EAST OF BENTON HARBOR...GRAND RAPIDS AND ALMA. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINS AND CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING WILL REMAIN THREATS AS WELL.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS POSSIBLE ON MONDAY.

Friday, May 8, 2015

Hazardous Weather Outlook (May 8 2015)

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
417 AM EDT FRI MAY 8 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST LOWER MICHIGAN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH TONIGHT. AN ISOLATED THUNDERSTORM MAY PRODUCE LOCALLY DAMAGING WINDS AND OR HAIL TO 1 INCH THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY THIS EVENING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED SATURDAY THROUGH MONDAY EVENING. SOME OF THE STORMS MONDAY MAY BE STRONG TO SEVERE IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED THROUGH THE WEEKEND BUT MAY BE POSSIBLE MONDAY.

Thursday, April 9, 2015

Hazardous Weather Outlook (April 9 2015)

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
427 AM EDT THU APR 9 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST LOWER
MICHIGAN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

PERIODS OF THUNDERSTORM ARE EXPECTED TODAY AND MOST OF TONIGHT.
THE STORMS MAY BE SEVERE WITH DAMAGING WINDS BEING THE MOST
SIGNIFICANT THREAT...
FOLLOWED BY LARGE HAIL AND AN ISOLATED TORNADO
CAN NOT BE RULED OUT
. THE GREATEST RISK FOR SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS
IS FROM NEAR I-96 AND SOUTH... MOSTLY BETWEEN 3 PM AND 1 AM.
LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL MAY CAUSE BRIEF FLOODING OF ROADWAYS AND
UNDERPASSES.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

WINDS OF 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 45 MPH ARE POSSIBLE
FRIDAY DURING THE DAY. THIS MAY RESULT IN SOME DOWNED TREE LIMBS
AND POWER LINES WHICH IN TURN MAY RESULTS IN LOCALIZED POWER
OUTAGES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED LATE THIS AFTERNOON INTO THIS
EVENING.

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Hazadous Weather Outlook (April 8, 2015)

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
446 AM EDT WED APR 8 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST LOWER MICHIGAN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SCATTERED NON SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE THIS MORNING. THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TONIGHT AND THURSDAY AND A FEW OF THOSE STORMS THURSDAY COULD BE STRONG TO SEVERE WITH LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY.
.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED THURSDAY.

Saturday, September 20, 2014

Hazardous Weather Outlook (Sept 20, 2014)

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...CORRECTION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
446 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST LOWER
MICHIGAN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE AREA TODAY AND TONIGHT.
STRONG TO SEVERE STORMS ARE POSSIBLE NEAR AND SOUTH OF INTERSTATE
96 FROM EARLY THIS AFTERNOON INTO EARLY THIS EVENING. DAMAGING WINDS
AND LARGE HAIL ARE THE MAIN THREATS.
AN ISOLATED TORNADO IS
POSSIBLE
.
THE MAIN STORM MOTION WILL BE EAST AT 35 MPH. LOCALLY
HEAVY RAIN COULD LEAD TO SOME URBAN AND POOR DRAINAGE FLOODING.
FREQUENT LIGHTNING WILL ACCOMPANY THE STRONGER STORMS

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE SUNDAY.

..SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

Monday, September 1, 2014

Hazardous Weather Outlook (Sept 1, 2014)

Well... all the other storms petered out...  anyone wanna bet this one will too?

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
543 AM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST LOWER
MICHIGAN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE TODAY...ESPECIALLY BETWEEN NOON
AND 800 PM. THE BIGGEST THREAT FROM STORMS TODAY APPEARS TO BE
DAMAGING WINDS. THE STRONGEST STORMS WILL BE CAPABLE OF WIND
GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH...HAIL TO AROUND ONE INCH IN DIAMETER
AND TORRENTIAL RAIN.
STORM MOTION TODAY WILL BE TO THE NORTHEAST
AROUND 40 MPH. STORMS WILL DECREASE IN COVERAGE AND INTENSITY
TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

STORMS RETURN TO THE FORECAST WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY AS A
FRONTAL SYSTEM SWEEPS THROUGH THE GREAT LAKES REGION.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS POSSIBLE FROM LATE MORNING THROUGH THE
EVENING HOURS TODAY.