Category Archives: Weather

Winter weather advisory issued: widespread snow expected through Sunday morning


Posted by The Huron Hub | Saturday, Nov. 27, 2021

Get ready for the first widespread snow of the season.

A winter weather advisory has been issued for much of southeast Michigan.

Here are the details from the National Weather Service:

Winter Weather Advisory
for Wayne County

Issued by National Weather Service
Detroit, MI
3:21 AM EST Sat, Nov 27, 2021

…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT…

  • WHAT…First widespread accumulationg snow expected. Total snow accumulations of two to three inches.
  • WHERE…Most of southeast Michigan, generally along and south of I-69.
  • WHEN…From 3 PM this afternoon to midnight EST tonight.
  • IMPACTS…Plan on snow covered and slippery road conditions.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

Slow down and use caution while traveling.


Thousands of DTE customers without power following afternoon storms

Posted by The Huron Hub | Aug. 11, 2021 | 4:30 p.m. est

Severe thunderstorms blasted the southeast Michigan area Wednesday afternoon causing thousands of power outages.

A check of the DTE outage map shows power outages scattered all across the area.

Here is a screen shot showing the local outages:

DTE says over 300,000 total customers across the state are without power at this time.

At the time this was published, no estimated restoration times were listed on the outage map.

You can check the outage map at this link: outage.dteenergy.com/map

Forecasters say the severe storm threat remains a possibility into the evening as more storms are moving across the state tonight.



Thousands of DTE customers without power following afternoon storms

Posted by The Huron Hub | Aug. 11, 2021 | 4:30 p.m. est

Severe thunderstorms blasted the southeast Michigan area Wednesday afternoon causing thousands of power outages.

A check of the DTE outage map shows power outages scattered all across the area.

Here is a screen shot showing the local outages:

DTE says over 300,000 total customers across the state are without power at this time.

At the time this was published, no estimated restoration times were listed on the outage map.

You can check the outage map at this link: outage.dteenergy.com/map

Forecasters say the severe storm threat remains a possibility into the evening as more storms are moving across the state tonight.



Heat advisory: index of 100 degrees forecasted today, strong storms also possible

Wednesday is going to be HOT!

Posted by The Huron Hub | Aug. 11, 2021

8:00 a.m. EST

Today will be one of those days where are you will not want to be outside at all, especially in the afternoon.

There is currently a heat advisory for southeast Michigan through 8 p.m., with heat indices near 100 degrees possible this afternoon.

There are also strong storms possible in the afternoon.

View these National Weather Service informational slides for more information:


Severe weather possible late tonight and into early Thursday

Posted by The Huron Hub|July 28, 2021

From the National Weather Service in Detroit:

A thunderstorm complex will develop over Wisconsin late this evening into early tonight and progress southeastward into Lake Michigan tonight, capable of producing damaging winds. This thunderstorm complex may clip portions of southeast Michigan especially west of I-75 and south of I-69 mainly between 3am-6am late tonight. Expect forecast refinements as the day progresses regarding the track of this thunderstorm complex and potential timing changes.


Severe weather alert: strong thunderstorms possible Wednesday afternoon

(Huron Hub file photo)

Posted by The Huron Hub – Wednesday, July 7, 2021 – 1:44 p.m. EDT

All of southeast Michigan is currently under a severe thunderstorm watch through 9 p.m. Wednesday.

Scattered severe storms are possible this afternoon/evening particularly for areas south of M-59 down to the Ohio border.

Damaging winds gusts remain the primary threat with heavy rainfall/flooding also being possible.


Severe thunderstorm watch issued for Wayne County

(Huron Hub archive photo)

Posted by The Huron Hub—Sunday, June 20, 2021

Severe Thunderstorm Watch
for Wayne County

Issued by National Weather Service
Storm Prediction Center – Norman, OK
6:05 PM EDT Sun, Jun 20, 2021

MI . MICHIGAN COUNTIES INCLUDED ARE

ALLEGAN BARRY BERRIEN BRANCH CALHOUN CASS CLINTON EATON GENESEE HILLSDALE INGHAM IONIA JACKSON KALAMAZOO KENT LAPEER LENAWEE LIVINGSTON MACOMB MONROE OAKLAND OTTAWA SHIAWASSEE ST. CLAIR ST. JOSEPH VAN BUREN WASHTENAW WAYNE