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  • Almanac
    Coldest highs, thunderstorms and ice jam flooding
    Coldest highs, thunderstorms and ice jam flooding 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 18.1857 - Extreme cold weather prevails...
  • 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...
  • Almanac
    Thunderstorms, blowing and drifting snow, and arctic air
    Thunderstorms, blowing and drifting snow, and arctic air 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 6.1847 - The wood schooner Chippewa,...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 10/15/14)
    Thunderstorms, Heavy Rain Overnight; Thursday Afternoon Clearing
    Wednesday was another above average day despite the clouds and then heavy rain from showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon; after a balmy low of 67 at Philadelphia International Airport(which should be our average HIGH for the day) we had a...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 10/14/14
    Remaining Above Average Wednesday; Strong T-Storms Possible By Evening
    Finally! A day above average after spending almost a week below it! At Philadelphia International Airport we had a low of 65(which is just two degrees cooler than our average high for the day!) and shortly before 1pm we reached a high of 79! Mind...
  • Almanac
    Strong wind, wrecked schooners, and snowflakes
    Strong wind, wrecked schooners, and snowflakes top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history. From the National Weather Service and Storm Prediction Center (SPC) archives here are the events that happened on October 4.1903 - The...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 10/3/14)
    Showers & Thunderstorms Overnight Into First Half Of Saturday
    Friday was FINALLY a great day across the entire region! We finally kicked out that upper level low and he had this nice wedge of high pressure from a ridge axis(the center area of a ridge) so the day featured sunshine with fair weather cumulus in...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 10/2/14)
    Onshore Flow Continues, Overnight Showers/T-Storms Lingering Into Saturday AM
    Thursday was a mostly cloudy day across the region despite the upper level low pushing offshore; the low was so massive that there was plenty of cloud cover that pinwheeled around the low aloft and there was still light rain and drizzle along the...
  • Almanac
    Sinking ships, record rain, and 6 inches of snow
    Sinking ships, record rain, and 6 inches of snow top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history. From the National Weather Service and Storm Prediction Center (SPC) archives here are the events that happened on September 22.1856 -...
  • Almanac
    Lightning, severe thunderstorms, record cold
    Lightning, severe thunderstorms, record cold top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history. From the National Weather Service and Storm Prediction Center (SPC) archives here are the events that happened on September 21.1844 - The...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 9/20/14)
    MIlder, Late Afternoon Showers/T-Storms Sunday
    Saturday was your typical late September day with morning clouds/fog giving way to sunshine and fair weather cumulus in the afternoon. The high at Philadelphia International Airport reached 79 shortly after 3pm after a morning low of 56.Clouds...
  • Severe Thunderstorms
    Strong to severe storms, mainly south
    An approaching cold front will bring thunderstorms and heavy rain to West Michigan. The Storm Prediction Center has a slight risk for severe weather across most of Southwest Lower Michigan for Saturday and Saturday night. Damaging wind and large...
  • Almanac
    Shipwrecks, severe storms and horses killed by lightning
    Shipwrecks, severe storms and horses killed by lightning top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history. From the National Weather Service and Storm Prediction Center (SPC) archives here are the events that happened on September 19...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 9/10/14)
    Fog Possible Overnight; Humid, Showers & T-Storms Thursday
    We finally got rid of that pesky offshore low pressure area on Wednesday; the morning started out cloudy, but quickly sunshine took over which eventually caused "self destructive sunshine" in the afternoon with a mostly cloudy sky. At...
  • Severe Thunderstorm
    High likelihood of strong to severe storms
    A very strong disturbance marching across the Midwest will push into the Great Lakes on Wednesday. The humidity will increase ahead of the storms arrival with dewpoint temperatures rising from the 50s into the sticky 60s.The Storm Prediction...