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4-5 Jan 2013 snowfall reports

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The snow piled up over the weekend. Some locations reported more than a foot of the light and fluffy snow. The heaviest snow fell in a line from Kalamazoo to Lansing and on to Flint. Listed below are a few of the weekend reports from Lower Michigan.

17” near Agusta
17” near Marshall
16” near Vicksburg
16” in Dewitt
15.5” in Jackson
15” in Lansing
15” in Albion
15” near Orangeville
14” in Sandstone
14” in Okemos
13” near Martin
13” in Mattawan
12” in Holt
12” in Bellevue
12” in Battle Creek
10.5” in Kalamazoo
9.0” in Jenison
8.3” near Comstock Park
7.6” National Weather Service Grand Rapids
7.5” near East Grand Rapids
7.0” near Ada
6.2” near Greenville

For Monday and Tuesday, cold and snow continue for West Michigan including dangerous wind chills.

As the winter weather impacts West Michigan, review these winter weather safety tips:

Winter hazards awareness week 2013 - Understanding winter weather terms
Winter hazards awareness week 2013 - How snow and cold may affect your health
Winter hazards awareness week 2013 - Preparing your home for winter emergencies
Winter hazards awareness week 2013 - Winter Survival Kits
Winter hazards awareness week 2013 - Winter Weather Safety Tips for home and car
Winter hazards awareness week 2013 - Cold weather and hypothermia

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