More frigid air makes its way into Michigan

Another round of frigid air has made its way into Michigan, with temperatures dropping to double-digits below zero in some northern parts of the state.
AP Wire
Jan 21, 2014

The National Weather Service issued a hazardous weather warning for much of Michigan. It reports readings Tuesday morning of 25 below zero on Drummond Island. It's in Chippewa County's Drummond Township in Lake Huron, east of the Upper Peninsula.

The weather service said the low hit minus 24 at Pellston in northern Lower Michigan, 1 above at Flint and 4 above at Detroit Metropolitan Airport.

The low at the Muskegon County Airport was 6 at about 9 a.m. Tuesday. The low was officially 3 in Grand Rapids.

The forecast for the Grand Haven area:

Snow showers tonight. Low around 6. Wind chill values as low as minus 3. Light and variable wind becoming south-southwest around 6 mph after midnight.

Wednesday: Snow showers. High near 15. Wind chill values as low as minus 6. Breezy, with a south-southwest wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Wednesday night: Snow showers. Low around 8. Wind chill values as low as minus 5. North-northwest wind 9 to 16 mph.

Thursday: Snow showers. High near 13. Wind chill values as low as minus 6. Blustery, with a north-northwest wind 7 to 12 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon.

Thursday night: Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Breezy, with a west wind 17 to 24 mph.

— From AP and Tribune staff reports.


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