A warm front moving across Southwest Lower Michigan today will produce a few thunderstorms. The Storm Prediction Center has a slight risk for severe storms across a part of West Michigan. Any storms that develop or push into West Michigan could contain high wind, frequently lightning and heavy downpours. The strongest storms are most likely during the evening and overnight hours. A few isolated storms are possible for the weekend and into next week.
The sticky and steamy weather remains in place for the weekend and early next week. Highs climb into the upper 80s to near 90 degrees with dewpoint temperatures in the oppressive upper 60s and low 70s.
See the attached slideshow for more on the storms and temperatures.
Before you head out to travel around West Michigan, check out the live West Michigan Weather conditions and live lakeshore weather
The Grand Rapids National Weather Service wants any weather reports as well as any pictures you may have.
You can send them your weather reports via their on-line spotter report form. This can be accessed at: http://www.crh.noaa.gov/grr/spotter/
If you “like” their office facebook page, you can also report your weather and post pictures to it at: NWS Grand Rapids Facebook Page
Click here to 'Subscribe' and receive an email when weather stories are posted. You can also follow the Grand Rapids Weather Examiner on Twitter and connect with the Grand Rapids Weather Examiner on Facebook