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: May 24, 2019 7:26 AM

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

Today: Showers likely, mainly before 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 57. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 9 to 14 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 10pm. Patchy fog after 11pm. Low around 55. East southeast wind 10 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

Saturday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 5pm, then a slight chance of showers after 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 64. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

Updated: Friday 5/24, 07:07 (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 Friday, May 24, 2019:

UV index: 4

(Source: EPA SunWise)

GLERL Nowcast

wind speed surface temperature surface currents

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GLERL Forecast

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