WIND ADVISORY

10 AM Until 2 AM Saturday

The National Weather Service maintains a WIND ADVISORY for nearly all of West Michigan from 10 AM this morning until 2 AM Saturday morning.  45 mph gusts are likely inland while 50 mph gusts are possible at the Lake Shore.  This kind of wind is capable of bringing down tree branches and creating some power outages.  Obviously, we hope that doesn't happen.  Winds blow from the northwest this morning then from the north by midday and beyond.  Stay with wwmt.com for your weather today and always!

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Health officials give warning over West Nile Virus

Updated: Tuesday, August 19, 2014
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(NEWSCHANNEL 3) - Health officials are reminding people to watch out for mosquitoes as summer wraps up.

Local health officials say the end of summer mosquitoes are older and more likely to carry the West Nile Virus.

Officials say remember to apply insect repellent when you go outside.

Also, avoid shaded and wooded areas and to wear long-sleeved shirts, long pants, socks and shoes when you are outdoors.

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