Strong thunderstorms possible for Friday

Posted at 8:22 PM, May 28, 2015
and last updated 2015-05-28 20:22:48-04

West Michigan – A cold front moving through the Great Lakes will bring the chance of strong to severe weather on Friday. All of West Michigan is a “Marginal Risk” for severe thunderstorms for Friday and Friday night according  to the Storm Prediction Center.

Future Track 4 PM Friday

Future Track 4 PM Friday

Friday will start dry with an increasing chance of showers and thunderstorms by mid afternoon. By Friday evening, thunderstorms are likely  for West  Michigan with some storms producing strong winds and hail.

Saturday 7 AM Future Track

Saturday 7 AM Future Track

The cold front will slide into West Michigan early Saturday morning with widespread rain and scattered thunderstorms. We could still see a few stronger storms for early Saturday.

Saturday 4 PM FT

The cold front move south of the state during the afternoon with showers and thunderstorms ending late. Rainfall amounts for parts of West Michigan could approach one inch from Friday afternoon to Saturday afternoon.

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