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  • Almanac
    Nine foot snow drifts, cold air, and deadly shipwrecks
    Nine foot snow drifts, cold air, and deadly 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 November 28.1872 - The wood schooner W.O. Brown,...
  • Frozen plane passengers: Pushing a plane out in the snow, brave passengers on hand
    Frozen plane passengers: Daring passengers brave freezing cold, 'push' aircraft
    A frozen plan pushed by passengers is proving how truly daring people can be when the situation calls for it. A team of passengers managed to “push” a stalled plane in the freezing cold of Siberia for a short time, uniting together to...
  • Power Outages Leave People In The Cold And Dark
    Power outages in New England leave people in the cold and dark this Thanksgiving
    Power outages in Massachusetts and New Hampshire leave thousands in the cold and dark this Thanksgiving. Parts of New England were hit by a major winter storm Wednesday night and Thursday morning.Close to 170,000 New Hampshire, residents have been...
  • Lake Effect Snow Advisory
    Thanksgiving Lake Effect Snow Advisory for West Michigan
    A weak disturbance moving south along Lake Michigan has created a few intense bands of lake effect snow near the lakeshore. Visibilities are reduced and there have been snowfall reports of nearly 4 inches near Ludington. As a result of the more...
  • City winter parking bans start
    City winter parking bans start
    While two inch snow ban is not activated often, motorists who are parked in signed areas could receive a ticket or find that their vehicle has been relocated in order to facilitate snow clearing operations. Vehicles in violation of the ban will be...
  • Snow
    Passengers push plane when landing gear froze
    Passengers aboard a plane in Siberia had more to complain about than just the in-flight movie and airplane food. They had to leave their seats and push the plane through the snow. According to a Wednesday, Nov. 26 report by CNN, the plane's...
  • Thanksgiving Morning
    Storm departs but more snow could arrive late tonight into Black Friday
    Greater Boston, North Shore and Metro West: Yesterdays storm system that dumped interior snow and mostly coastal rain to the area is pulling away this Thanksgiving morning. A disturbance will quickly move eastward out of the Great Lakes and upper...
  • Thanksgiving
    Grand Rapids mild and wild Thanksgiving weather
    Just in case you’re curious the holiday hasn’t always been on the fourth Thursday of November. According to the Center for Legislative Archives: “On September 28, 1789, just before leaving for recess, the first Federal Congress...
  • Bike Arlington
    Many trails will be cleared this year
    Snow alert.There is a now a large bike riding population in Arlington County and they ride in almost any weather so long as the roads and trails are clear. Arlington County announced that they will do their best to help them.“GREAT NEWS!...
  • Quiet Wednesday travel and Thanksgiving snow
    Quiet Wednesday travel and Thanksgiving snow
    As many travel on this day before Thanksgiving the weather will cooperate for the Great Lakes. That is not the case for those traveling to other parts of the country on Wednesday. The Weather Prediction Center discusses the travel troubles. &ldquo...
  • Almanac
    Record warmth, feet of heavy lake effect snow and a shipwreck
    Record warmth, feet of heavy lake effect snow 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 November 26.1896 - Record warm...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 11/25/14)
    Some Rain, Some Snow....Makes For A Sloppy Thanksgiving Eve
    After a warm Monday we backed that up Tuesday....well, in the morning at least; we were still at 68 shortly after Midnight, but once that cold front pushed on through we settled into the middle 50s through the remainder of the afternoon. Clouds...
  • 72 Hour Snow Forecast
    Thanksgiving eve weather report for Washington, DC
    After an unseasonably warm and fabulous Monday, things are soon to change in Washington, DC. There is a Nor’easter developing along the eastern U.S. and it will bring a mixed bag of precipitation from Florida to Maine. There is a chance of...
  • National watch-warning map (Nov. 25, 2014)
    A not so thankful wintry Thanksgiving forecast
    Typically, on or about the Thanksgiving travel day some form of inclement weather impacts parts of the U.S. This shouldn’t be surprising since the U.S. is as large as it is and weather systems (highs and lows) are small enough to allow each...
  • Almanac
    Record cold, 5-6 foot snow drifts, and 10,000 Christmas trees
    Record cold, 5-6 foot snow drifts, and 10,000 Christmas trees 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 November 25.1874 - Drifts of 5-6 feet...