1985 - The overnight temperature dropped to a freezing -15° in Detroit!
1996 – The day starts with icy readings across much of the state. Record lows for the day include Grand Rapids -17°, Muskegon -14°, Alpena -22°, Flint -11°, Houghton Lake -31°, Marquette -31°, and Sault Ste. Marie -27°. Later that day many records are set for coolest high temperatures as the thermometer struggles to reach the single numbers.
2007 - Blizzard conditions prevail across southwest Lower Michigan as an arctic blast of frigid air moving over Lake Michigan produces thundersnow and whiteout conditions. Grand Rapids sets a record for snowfall for any February day with 11.3 inches of snow.