Thursday Night – Showers push eastJuly 19th, 2012 at 3:06 am by Bill Steffen under Bill's Blog, Weather
8:40 PM – Still a few scattered showers and sprinkles mainly now east of I-69. Lots of clouds lingering tonight This was the coolest afternoon since the 2nd week of June and only the 2nd time we won’t make at least 80 in G.R. since June 13th. It has made 82 in Holland, where they had some breaks in the clouds. Who got rain? Check out storm total rainfall. Rainfall totals: 2.8″ Cannonsburg, 2.73″ Sparta, 2.2″ Hersey, 1.72 Oshtemo, 1.5″ Comstock Park, 1.21 Holland, 1.17 Rockford and Muskegon, 1.02″ Ada, 0.96″ Kalamazoo Airport, 0.7″ Grand Rapids Airport, 0.68″ Allendale, 0.39″ Battle Creek (1.5″ 3 miles east of BTL). It was the heaviest rain in over a year for Midway Airport in Chicago (2.52″), Valparaiso, IN had 2.25″. Check out these links: to the current conditions, regional radar, GRR radar, northern Indiana radar, and Chicago radar and Milwaukee radar. Here’s the local warning/advisory map and the National warning/watch/advisory map. You can checkout the latest Grand Rapids NWS discussion, the Northern Indiana NWS discussion (includes the Michigan Counties that border Indiana), the discussion for Northern Lower Michigan, and Eastern Lower Michigan. Here’s closings, the Spyglass Condos Weather Station the S. Haven GLERL station, the Muskegon GLERL station, the Grand Haven Steelheaders webcam and weather station, and the weather station at Holland State Park. Check out the WOOD lightning tracker and U.S. lightning and links to webcams. Here’s the infrared satellite loop and the visible loop (daytime).