National Weather Service Grand Rapids

Remembering the Blizzard of '78
Today marks the 43rd anniversary of the "Blizzard of '78"! What were you doing back in 1978? If you were living in Michigan at the time, you were probably doing a lot of snow shoveling. This storm was one of the biggest snow storms to every hit this area. A low-pressure system moving …
Tornado Struck Kentwood
That wind and rain buried in a thunderstorm Sunday night that struck Kentwood just before 10:30 p.m. included a tornado, National Weather Service Grand Rapids meteorologist Brandon Hoving said.
Update (3 p.m.): The National Weather Service said the tornado was an EF-1, with peak winds of 100 to 110 m…