Rain showers and snow showers, possibly mixed with sleet before 8 a.m., then rain and snow showers. High near 45. Northwest wind 9 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80 percent. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Companies using a procedure called hydraulic fracturing to pull oil and natural gas from deep underground in Michigan would have to take extra steps to protect ground and surface waters under regulations outlined Tuesday.