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  • Almanac
    Amall tornadoes, temperatures in the 20s, and Lake Michigan “pirates”
    Temperatures in the 20s, Shipwrecks, Lake Michigan “pirates”, and small tornadoes 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 September...
  • 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...
  • Almanac
    A tornado near Lansing and record highs
    A tornado near Lansing and record highs 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 9.1897 –...
  • Almanac
    Forest fires, record temperatures, lightning and a shipwreck
    Forest fires, record temperatures, lightning and a shipwreck 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 September 6.1881 – Forest fires in...
  • Worcester, MA, tornado filmed by former tornado victim: Reminds of 1953 disaster
    Worcester, MA, tornado filmed by former tornado victim: Reminds of 1953 disaster
    An EF-0 tornado hit downtown Worcester, Mass., Sunday night, packing winds of up to 85 mph. Video recorded by a roof-mounted camera on the three-story building where Michael Roescher lives, was used by the National Weather Service to help confirm...
  • Almanac
    Record temperatures, shipwrecks and an F3 tornado
    Record temperatures, shipwrecks and an F3 tornado top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history. From the National Weather Service archives here are the weather events that happened on September 2.1847 - The wood schooner...
  • Almanac
    Autumn chill, a waterspout, shipwrecks and a tornado
    Autumn chill, a waterspout, shipwrecks and a tornado 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 August 28.1863 - The wood sidewheel steamer,...
  • Almanac
    Shipwrecks, a wildfire, record heat, tornadoes, and hail
    Shipwrecks, a wildfire, record heat, tornadoes, and hail 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 August 24...
  • Almanac
    Heavy rain, shipwrecks, record cold, and a tornado
    Heavy rain, shipwrecks, record cold, and a tornado 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 August 20.1887 - The wood fish tug, A. Booth was on...
  • Almanac
    Shipwrecks, power outages, a tornado, and record temperatures
    Shipwrecks, power outages, a tornado, and record 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 August 18.1871 - The wood schooner Gen....
  • Almanac
    Tornadoes, a shipwreck and cool high pressure top the list of Michigan weather e
    Tornadoes, a shipwreck a tilted church steeple and cool high pressure 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 August 16.1863 - The wood...
  • Almanac
    Rip currents, waterspouts, and tornadoes
    Rip currents, waterspouts, and tornadoes 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 August 15.1878 - The Ontonagon lighthouse keeper observed...
  • Almanac
    Record heat, freezing temperatures large hail and a tornado
    Record heat, freezing temperatures large hail and a tornado 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 August 13...
  • Almanac
    Deadly long shore current, a tornado, record rain, and shipwrecks
    Deadly long shore current, a tornado, record rain, and shipwrecks 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 August 10.1894 - The wood schooner, 2...
  • Into the Storm Poster
    Movie Review: 'Into the Storm' not entirely a disaster
    Into the Storm, directed by Steven Quale, is a disaster-laden film focused on the town of Silverton. When a series of abrupt and unpredictable tornados touch down on the small town, several of the townsfolk get caught in the middle of the chaos....