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Event Details

Event Winter Weather
State MICHIGAN
County/Area VAN BUREN
WFO GRR
Report Source Trained Spotter
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2011-01-03 16:00:00.0 EST-5
End Date 2011-01-04 19:00:00.0 EST-5
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage
Crop Damage
Episode Narrative A clipper type system advanced toward the Great Lakes region from the west during the afternoon of January 3rd with snow beginning towards evening. Snow with a high water content falling on slightly below freezing road surfaces resulted in very slippery conditions over Western Lower Michigan during the evening hours of the third. A truck jack-knifed during the evening hours on Interstate 96 near Walker.
Event Narrative Three to four inches of snow was reported across Van Buren county. A trained spotter in Paw Paw reported 3.5 inches of snow and I-94 near Decatur was briefly closed on the fourth due to multiple crashes.


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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
NEWAYGO (ZONE) NEWAYGO (ZONE) MI 01/03/2011 13:00 EST-5 Winter Weather 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MASON (ZONE) MASON (ZONE) MI 01/03/2011 13:00 EST-5 Winter Weather 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LAKE (ZONE) LAKE (ZONE) MI 01/03/2011 13:00 EST-5 Winter Weather 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
OCEANA (ZONE) OCEANA (ZONE) MI 01/03/2011 13:00 EST-5 Winter Weather 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ALLEGAN (ZONE) ALLEGAN (ZONE) MI 01/03/2011 16:00 EST-5 Winter Weather 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
KALAMAZOO (ZONE) KALAMAZOO (ZONE) MI 01/03/2011 16:00 EST-5 Winter Weather 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MUSKEGON (ZONE) MUSKEGON (ZONE) MI 01/03/2011 16:00 EST-5 Winter Weather 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
OTTAWA (ZONE) OTTAWA (ZONE) MI 01/03/2011 16:00 EST-5 Winter Weather 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
KENT (ZONE) KENT (ZONE) MI 01/03/2011 16:00 EST-5 Winter Weather 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
VAN BUREN (ZONE) VAN BUREN (ZONE) MI 01/03/2011 16:00 EST-5 Winter Weather 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K