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: Jan 24, 2019 8:32 AM

water and wave forecast

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

(Source: NWS Surfcast)


Water temperature: 41 °F

Updated: Wednesday 12/26, 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: Snow showers, mainly after 10am. High near 28. Breezy, with a west wind 13 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total daytime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

Tonight: Snow showers. Low around 10. Wind chill values as low as -5. Windy, with a west northwest wind 23 to 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around 2 inches.

Friday: Snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 13. Wind chill values as low as -8. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 18 to 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

Updated: Thursday 1/24, 08:06
(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 Thursday, January 24, 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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