Deer Season

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  Growing up in Bay City and Alpena the start of the regular firearm deer season was always a big day. In Alpena, it was being careful while out in the yard and the hearing of gun shots all day … Continued

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Mid November Storms

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The mid November period has seen some very big storms in the Great Lakes region. Here is a list of some of the storms that have happened between November 9th to 1913 The White Hurricane One of deadliest weather event … Continued

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Extreme Novembers past

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  This week I am going to take a look at the extreme weather we had in Novembers in the past. .In 1950 October closed out on the very warm side. On October 28th 1950 the high in Grand Rapids … Continued

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Halloween and November stats

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Here is a little history on Halloween. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Halloween Here is some weather history for Halloween at Grand Rapids over the years. The average high is 55° and the average low is 39° The warmest was 79° in 1950 other warm … Continued

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1917/18 & The winter of 1917/18

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   This picture is from Greenvile Jan 12, 1918  This one is from Grand Haven on the same day.   One hundred years ago Grand Rapids had its coldest year in recorded weather history. The mean temperature for the year … Continued

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Weak La Nina winters

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  With what looks like could be a weak La Nina or natural state developing for this up coming winter lets take a look at what happened in (going back to 1950)  here in Grand Rapids in the winters that … Continued

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October 2017!!

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  We had a very interesting September here in west Michigan. The month started out cold with the first 12 days well below average in the temperature department and on the somewhat dry side. From the 13th on it became … Continued

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Record Setting Heat Wave

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  This is my first post in the new format so will see how this looks. We witnessed one of the longest strings of record setting highs at several locations in Michigan this month. Many locations seen 6 days in … Continued

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