snowstorm

Community
11:36 am
Mon February 2, 2015

Meteorologist Darrin Rockcole breaks down the snowstorm

The MSU campus is digging out from around a foot of snow.
Credit Scott Pohl/WKAR

We are all digging out from the first major snow storm of the winter season. Winter Storm Linus has now passed us and is hitting New England.

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Community
11:23 am
Mon February 2, 2015

Lansing updates snow emergency

Lansing was buried under a fresh blanket of new snow on Sunday. Residents have been urged to keep streets cleared so snowplows can get around.
Credit April Van Buren/WKAR

The city of Lansing today is bringing residents up to date on the winter storm that blasted the area yesterday. Current State’s Scott Pohl talks with Chad Gamble, the city of Lansing’s director of Public Service, for a look at how Lansing has responded to the storm and what lies ahead.

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Community
11:27 am
Tue January 27, 2015

Michigan utility workers head to Northeast for blizzard duty

Credit WKAR File Photo

Hundreds of Michigan utility workers are preparing to help restore power to victims of the blizzard out east. Current State host Mark Bashore speaks with Flushing resident Duane Johnson, en route to the region from Consumers Energy in Flint. Johnson was in Bloomberg, Pennsylvania during the phone conversation.

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NewsRoom
5:14 pm
Fri December 21, 2012

Snowstorm Dumps More Than 19 Inches On Michigan

Credit WKAR File Photo

A snowstorm hitting the Midwest dumped more than 19 inches of snow in northern Michigan and knocked out power to at least 142,000 state electricity customers.  

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NewsRoom
2:03 pm
Wed November 30, 2011

Snow follows heavy rain in parts of southern Michigan

WKAR photo

Storms brought heavy snow to parts of southern Michigan, with up to 10 inches reported in the Lansing area.

The National Weather Service says 7 to 9.5 inches of snow fell by Wednesday morning around Lansing. WLNS-TV reports 10 inches in St. Johns. Most Lansing-area schools were closed.
 

The snow came after heavy rains flooded some areas and roadways Tuesday. The storms left thousands without power.

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