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Event Details

Event Winter Storm
State MICHIGAN
County/Area VAN BUREN
WFO GRR
Begin Date 03/21/2008 09:55:00 EST-5
End Date 03/22/2008 04:00:00 EST-5
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 0.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative A low pressure system brought heavy snow to much of southwestern lower Michigan from the 21st through the 22nd. Snow began during the morning hours of the 21st and continued into the early morning hours of the 22nd before gradually diminishing.

The heaviest snow fell during the afternoon and early evening hours of the 21st, when snowfall rates of two inches per hour were reported at some locations. The highest snowfall totals were received from Allegan, Van Buren and Kalamazoo counties, where over a foot of snow was reported at some locations. Eight to fourteen inches of snow fell south of a line from Holland to Jackson.
Event Narrative


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
MUSKEGON (ZONE) MUSKEGON (ZONE) MI 03/21/2008 00:47 EST-5 Winter Storm 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
VAN BUREN (ZONE) VAN BUREN (ZONE) MI 03/21/2008 09:55 EST-5 Winter Storm 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
KALAMAZOO (ZONE) KALAMAZOO (ZONE) MI 03/21/2008 10:15 EST-5 Winter Storm 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
OTTAWA (ZONE) OTTAWA (ZONE) MI 03/21/2008 10:50 EST-5 Winter Storm 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ALLEGAN (ZONE) ALLEGAN (ZONE) MI 03/21/2008 10:50 EST-5 Winter Storm 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CALHOUN (ZONE) CALHOUN (ZONE) MI 03/21/2008 11:15 EST-5 Winter Storm 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BARRY (ZONE) BARRY (ZONE) MI 03/21/2008 11:30 EST-5 Winter Storm 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
KENT (ZONE) KENT (ZONE) MI 03/21/2008 12:30 EST-5 Winter Storm 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
JACKSON (ZONE) JACKSON (ZONE) MI 03/21/2008 13:20 EST-5 Winter Storm 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
EATON (ZONE) EATON (ZONE) MI 03/21/2008 14:00 EST-5 Winter Storm 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K