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  • Almanac
    Plummeting wind chills, arctic high pressure, and record warmth
    Plummeting wind chills, arctic high pressure, and record warmth top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history. From the National Weather Service archives here are the events that happened on January 30.1951 - A huge arctic high...
  • Almanac
    Record heat, the blizzard of ’77, and a clipper
    Record heat, the blizzard of ’77, and a clipper top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history. From the National Weather Service archives here are the events that happened on January 28.1906 - Saginaw had a record high...
  • Almanac
    Snow drifts, lake effect snow and record heat
    Snow drifts, lake effect snow and record heat top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history. From the National Weather Service archives here are the events that happened on January 25.1938 - The blizzard of 1938 had impressive...
  • Almanac
    Record highs, 12 foot snowdrifts and 47 degrees below zero
    Record highs, 12 foot snowdrifts and 47 degrees below zero top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history. From the National Weather Service archives here are the events that happened on January 24.1884 - A low temperature of -47...
  • Almanac
    Treacherous roads, frozen pipes, and record warm temperatures
    Treacherous roads, frozen pipes, and record warm temperatures top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history. From the National Weather Service archives here are the events that happened on January 21.1906 – The temperatures...
  • Almanac
    Balmy highs, nearly a week below zero, and feet of snow
    Balmy highs, nearly a week below zero, and feet of snow top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history. From the National Weather Service archives here are the events that happened on January 20.1906 - Temperatures soar into the...
  • Almanac
    A collapsed arena, heavy snow and record highs
    A collapsed arena, heavy snow and record highs top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history. From the National Weather Service archives here are the events that happened on January 17.1952 - Temperatures rise to record highs of...
  • Almanac
    Dangerous wind chills, dense fog, and near blizzard conditions
    Dangerous wind chills, dense fog, and near blizzard conditions top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history. From the National Weather Service archives here are the events that happened on January 13.1885 – In the Upper...
  • Almanac
    Record warmth, heavy lake-effect snow and record cold
    Record warmth, heavy lake-effect snow and record cold top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history. From the National Weather Service archives here are the events that happened on January 11.1890 - Temperatures reach a record...
  • Almanac
    Record highs, snow squalls, and blizzard conditions
    Record highs, snow squalls, and blizzard conditions top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history. From the National Weather Service archives here are the events that happened on January 8.1880 - Temperatures remain above freezing...
  • Almanac
    Latest first snow, record highs and an intense clipper low
    Latest first snow, record highs and an intense clipper low top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history. From the National Weather Service archives here are the events that happened on December 29.1874 - A low temperature of -23...
  • There are preppers who do not know they are preppers
    There are preppers who do not know they are preppers
    This article discusses Tom E., who knew that he is frugal, but didn’t know that he also is a prepper. The same actions that make him frugal, however, also make him a prepper.Some examples of his actions and habits will clarify why he is both...
  • Almanac
    Trains stuck in a snowstorm, power outages and record warmth
    Trains stuck in a snowstorm, power outages and record warmth top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history. From the National Weather Service archives here are the events that happened on December 28.1880 - The daytime temperature...
  • Snow and trees
    White Christmas, near record highs and returning cold
    While most of West Michigan observed a green/brown Christmas, Northern Lower Michigan and the Upper Peninsula were draped in a blanket of snow on Christmas morning. A White Christmas (as defined by the National Climatic Data Center) is one with an...
  • Almanac
    Thunderstorms, deep snowdrifts, and bitter cold
    Thunderstorms, deep snowdrifts, and bitter cold top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history. From the National Weather Service archives here are the events that happened on December 27.1904 - There was a maximum temperature of...