Real time data for Grand Haven State Park Beach Lat: N 43° 3' 21.83" Long: W 86° 14' 57.74"

Grand Haven State Park Beach

Real time weather and beach condition

Weather and Beach Conditions
Last update: Feb 23, 2019 8:41 AM

water and wave forecast

The beach winds and waves forecast will resume in the Spring.

(Source: NWS Surfcast)


Water temperature: 33 °F

Updated: Saturday 2/23, 07:00
(Source: GLOS Nowcast 3D)

swim hazard risk

A current recreational beach forecast is not available for Ottawa County. The recreational beach forecast is normally issued twice daily during the beach season, which in southwest lower Michigan generally runs from late May to early September.

(Source: NWS Surfcast)

weather forecast

Today: A slight chance of snow showers and freezing rain before 10am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 10am and 11am, then rain showers likely after 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 41. East wind 13 to 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Temperature rising to around 49 by 1am. East southeast wind 15 to 18 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

Sunday: Rain showers likely before 9am, then rain and snow showers likely between 9am and 2pm, then snow showers likely after 2pm. Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 29 by 5pm. Very windy, with a west wind 28 to 33 mph increasing to 35 to 40 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

Updated: Saturday 2/23, 08:07
(Source: NOAA Point Forecast)

bacteria warnings

Bacterial monitoring of Grand Haven State Park Beach has ended for the season. Sampling will resume in the Spring.

Source: Michigan BeachGuard System
State Park Beach

uv index forecast

for Saturday, February 23, 2019:

UV index: 1

(Source: EPA SunWise)

GLERL Nowcast

wind speed surface temperature surface currents

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GLERL Forecast

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