Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event High Wind
Magnitude 52 kts.
State MICHIGAN
County/Area VAN BUREN
WFO GRR
Report Source Public
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2008-12-28 02:00:00.0 EST-5
End Date 2008-12-28 11:55:00.0 EST-5
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage
Crop Damage
Episode Narrative A strong low pressure system produced very windy conditions across southwestern lower Michigan on December the 28th. The highest wind gusts occurred mainly before sunrise, however very gusty conditions persisted well into the afternoon. Hundreds of thousands of people across the state lost power at least temporarily due to high winds.
Event Narrative Estimated wind gusts reached 60 mph during the early morning hours of the 28th. Several trees and power lines down.


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All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ALLEGAN (ZONE) ALLEGAN (ZONE) MI 12/28/2008 02:00 EST-5 High Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
VAN BUREN (ZONE) VAN BUREN (ZONE) MI 12/28/2008 02:00 EST-5 High Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MUSKEGON (ZONE) MUSKEGON (ZONE) MI 12/28/2008 02:15 EST-5 High Wind 53 kts. MG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
OTTAWA (ZONE) OTTAWA (ZONE) MI 12/28/2008 02:15 EST-5 High Wind 53 kts. MG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MASON (ZONE) MASON (ZONE) MI 12/28/2008 02:15 EST-5 High Wind 52 kts. MG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
OCEANA (ZONE) OCEANA (ZONE) MI 12/28/2008 02:30 EST-5 High Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LAKE (ZONE) LAKE (ZONE) MI 12/28/2008 02:45 EST-5 High Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BARRY (ZONE) BARRY (ZONE) MI 12/28/2008 02:45 EST-5 High Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
NEWAYGO (ZONE) NEWAYGO (ZONE) MI 12/28/2008 03:00 EST-5 High Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
KENT (ZONE) KENT (ZONE) MI 12/28/2008 03:00 EST-5 High Wind 53 kts. MG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
KALAMAZOO (ZONE) KALAMAZOO (ZONE) MI 12/28/2008 03:00 EST-5 High Wind 50 kts. MG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
IONIA (ZONE) IONIA (ZONE) MI 12/28/2008 03:15 EST-5 High Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MONTCALM (ZONE) MONTCALM (ZONE) MI 12/28/2008 03:15 EST-5 High Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
EATON (ZONE) EATON (ZONE) MI 12/28/2008 03:15 EST-5 High Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
INGHAM (ZONE) INGHAM (ZONE) MI 12/28/2008 03:30 EST-5 High Wind 55 kts. MG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CALHOUN (ZONE) CALHOUN (ZONE) MI 12/28/2008 03:30 EST-5 High Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MECOSTA (ZONE) MECOSTA (ZONE) MI 12/28/2008 03:30 EST-5 High Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
OSCEOLA (ZONE) OSCEOLA (ZONE) MI 12/28/2008 03:30 EST-5 High Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
GRATIOT (ZONE) GRATIOT (ZONE) MI 12/28/2008 04:00 EST-5 High Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CLINTON (ZONE) CLINTON (ZONE) MI 12/28/2008 04:00 EST-5 High Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CLARE (ZONE) CLARE (ZONE) MI 12/28/2008 04:00 EST-5 High Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
JACKSON (ZONE) JACKSON (ZONE) MI 12/28/2008 04:00 EST-5 High Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ISABELLA (ZONE) ISABELLA (ZONE) MI 12/28/2008 04:00 EST-5 High Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K