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  • Almanac
    A steamy fall day, record snow and wrecked schooners
    A steamy fall day, record snow and wrecked schooners 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 October 19.1885 - The wood schooner, 2-mast Japan,...
  • 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
    A swarm of tornadoes, floundering ships and dead cows
    A swarm of tornadoes, floundering ships and dead cows 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 16.1886 - A swarm of tornadoes hits...
  • Almanac
    Large hail, shipwrecks and a heat wave peaks
    Large hail, shipwrecks 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 September 15.1886 - The wood schooner F.J. King, while carrying...
  • Almanac
    A wildfire, record heat, large hail, and collapsing dams
    A wildfire, record heat, large hail, and collapsing dams 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 12.1887 - The wood schooner David...
  • Severe Thunderstorm
    Severe storms possible heading into the weekend
    A warm and muggy air mass combined with a cold front sets the state for strong to severe storms.The Storm Prediction Center has a slight risk for severe weather across a part of Lower Michigan mainly south and east of Grand Rapids. Damaging wind...
  • Almanac
    A deadly longshore current, fire, thunderstorms, and hail
    A deadly longshore current, fire, thunderstorms, 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 27...
  • Almanac
    Flooding, fog, shipwrecks, thunderstorms and heat
    Flooding, fog, shipwrecks, thunderstorms and heat 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 26.1816 - An...
  • Almanac
    A shipwreck, damaged football field, downburst winds
    A shipwreck, damaged football field, downburst winds and a wildfire 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 23.1907 - The wood side...
  • Almanac
    Tornadoes, wettest August day, large hail, and steamy highs
    Tornadoes, wettest August day, large hail, and steamy 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 August 19.1939 - A total of 4.22 inches of...
  • 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
    A shipwreck, large hail, a lightning strike fire and a summer cool spell
    A shipwreck, large hail, a lightning strike fire and a summer cool spell 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 12.1864 - The...
  • Almanac
    Heavy rain, large hail, record heat and a waterspout
    Heavy rain, large hail, record heat and a waterspout 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 11.1864 -...
  • Sunshine Lightning
    Welcome rain and a few storms to start the week
    A cold front pushing south from Canada combined with a disturbance moving east from Wisconsin will kick off showers and thunderstorms on Monday afternoon. A secondary area of low pressure from the Central Plains will slide along the front Tuesday...
  • Almanac
    A summer freeze, large hail, and heavy rain
    A summer freeze, large hail, and heavy rain 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 3.1894 - After two record heat waves in July, record...