Forecast: Less Wind, More Rain

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GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (April 28, 2014) — Monday was a very windy day  in West Michigan. The above image shows some of the peak wind gusts Monday. In addition to these cities, here are some other peak wind gusts on Monday:

  • Norton Shores, 49 mph.
  • Kentwood, 46 mph.
  • East Grand Rapids, 49 mph.
  • Holland, 46 mph.

The wind will easing somewhat Tuesday as the coverage of rain increases.

Here is a look at the latest rainfall estimates from our in-house computer model, Future Track through Wednesday morning.


Although some areas may get over an inch, there should be minimal impacts on the swollen rivers.

For the latest on the potential for storms, join us on FOX 17 News or visit the weather page at



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