Predicting the weather is difficult. Think about it... What other job allows for someone to be wrong half the time and not get fired? And things get even more difficult when predicting weather in Michigan.
Depending on where you live in West Michigan, you may have seen some flurries, and you may have seen some actual snowfall with snow sticking to the ground. But, nothing substantial has stuck, even though we had the 'Polar Vortex' throughout the last week.
It was the private training ground for Olympic ski boarder Shaun White during his glory years, but until now, the resort, which features a 22 foot half pipe was open only to members. Get ready to ski and board where international Olympians have trained.
So what do you do Friday with the family after all the Black Friday deals have been found and left-overs are getting tired? You try not to break your ankle while showing your family you can still skate like Brian Boitano.
Aurora Borealis has been hanging in the northern sky all week, but Tuesday the bursts were more visible. It was flickering dimly along the GR skyline when I came in at 4:30am, but it was more apparent earlier in the morning.