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Wind Advisory For West Michigan Means Power Outages and Downed Trees Likely

West Michigan is under a Wind Advisory this evening (Sunday) as winds up to 50 m.p.h. are expected.

The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Advisory for West Michigan until Midnight, Sunday...

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Remembering the “Blizzard of ’78”

If you were living in Michigan on January 26th, 1978, you probably spent a lot of time with a shovel in your hand! We had one of the biggest snow storms to ever hit this area -- it was the "Blizzard of '78"! A low-pressure system moving from the Gulf Coast met with two other low-pressure systems, one from the Southwest and one from Canada, to create one of the worst snowstorms the Midwest has ever seen.

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‘Popular Science’ Predicts Sault Ste Marie will Be America’s Best City to Live in 2100

You've heard dire warnings about climate change and how potential changes in our weather could alter our lives. Popular Science magazine predicts that at the turn of the next century in 2100, the best city in America to live in will be Sault Ste Marie, Michigan.

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10 Things Worse Than Winters in Michigan

Recently, Michigan was ranked the #2 state for the worst winters in the U.S.

This should come to no surprise, if you're from Michigan you know how brutal (and weird) our winters can be...

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5 Fascinating Michigan Weather Photos, Videos and Stories from 2016

Surround a state with Great Lakes and you've got an unending variety of weather. Here's a look at the 5 most interesting weather photos, videos and stories from around Michigan in 2016...

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Wildfires In Tennessee Bring Smoke To West Michigan

Have you been outside and smelled smoke, but don’t know why?  You’re not crazy; it’s from the wildfires in Tennessee.

Wildfires are burning out of control in foothills of the Great Smokey Mountains...

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15 Words That Have Different Meanings in Michigan

Words are a universal thing that have universal definitions, but sometimes depending on where you are in the world those words can have completely different meanings...

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How to Deal With the Heat in West Michigan This Week

Are you ready to sweat your butt off? We are expecting the heat index to be near 100 degrees for the next couple of days. How will you keep cool?.

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Wednesday’s Big Michigan Snowstorm Gives You an Excuse to Leave Work Early

There's a big snowstorm scheduled for tomorrow here in Michigan. Haha, written like that, it sounds like something people have planned out over lunch meetings, "Let's have a big snow storm on Wednesday!" But however it comes about, this thing is coming for tomorrow evening here in GR.

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Monday Evening’s Commute Could Get Messy in West Michigan

Estimates are indicating around a quarter inch of ice accumulation is possible starting late Monday morning. We'll likely see the most issues stemming from this storm Monday evening during our commute.

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58 Speeding Tickets Issued in I-94 Pileup

The Michigan State Police have wrapped up their investigation of the 193-car pileup on I-94 in January and are now issuing tickets.

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It’s Been a Wacky Winter of Weather [Infographic]

Lots of snow in November, almost no snow in December and now near-record cold has added up to one of the most unusual winters ever in West Michigan.

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