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: Dec 11, 2019 1:59 PM

water and wave forecast

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

(Source: NWS Surfcast)

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

This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 21 mph.

Tonight: A slight chance of snow showers before 7pm, then a chance of snow showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a temperature rising to around 27 by 4am. West wind 6 to 13 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Thursday: A chance of snow showers before 1pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 1pm and 2pm, then a chance of rain showers after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 41. Windy, with a southeast wind 11 to 16 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Updated: Wednesday 12/11, 13:09 (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 Wednesday, December 11, 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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