April 3, 1956

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65 Years ago!!!   April 3, 1956, was one of the wildest days in west Michigan weather history, when a violent tornado tore a path through several West Michigan communities. It was one of several strong tornadoes to hit Michigan … Continued

Spring Ahead

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It seems like it was just yesterday that we set the clocks back to winter time and now it is time to reset them (the clocks) to summer time. There was a time when Michigan was on EST time for … Continued

Thunderstorms

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Thunderstorms. While it is only March it is not too early to think about thunderstorms. It seems to me that the number and intensity of storms has been down the last few years. Any way here is some information on … Continued

Marching Forward

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  On Monday we will flip the calendar to March and the start of meteorological spring. While some like the snow and cold of winter I like the warmth of late spring and summer. That is by far my favorite … Continued

Warm February Days

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Warm February Days From time to time there has been talk of the trend for “short” winters lately. In looking at past history there have been very few winters where it has been cold from the start to the end. … Continued

Michigan snow

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Snowy Michigan places Even with the snow we have had in the last week or so locations are still well below average in snow fall this winter. Here is a list of some of the average snow fall amounts around … Continued