The cool high pressure that dominated our weather slides east allowing the heat and humidity to build into the state. Afternoon highs should climb into the mid-80s Thursday. The records for the date are in the low 90s.
Heavy rain and a few thunderstorms are possible as moisture builds in from the south.
We dry out by Saturday with much cooler highs in the upper 60s.
The slideshow on the top has a few forecast maps for the temperatures and rainfall.
As the heat and rain impact the area, the Grand Rapids National Weather Service wants any reports 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 submit your reports to it at: NWS Grand Rapids Facebook Page
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