WIND & WINTER WEATHER ADVISORIES

10 AM UNTIL 4 PM TUESDAY

The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids issues WIND ADVISORIES for Ionia, Allegan, Barry, Van Buren, Kalamazoo, Calhoun, Berrien, Cass, St. Joe, and Branch counties from 10 AM until 10 PM.  45 mph gusts or higher are possible creating the potential for some power outages, downed trees or branches.  

Plus, WINTER WEATHER ADVISORIES start at 4 PM and last until 4 PM Tuesday in Ottawa, Kent, Muskegon, Oceana, Newaygo, Mecosta, and Montcalm counties.  Snowfall may exceed 6" through late Tuesday.  Blowing and drifting snow is likely.  

Stay with wwmt.com for your weather today and always!

 

Breaking Weather Map #1
Breaking Weather Map #2
Breaking Weather Map #3
Breaking Weather Map #4

Obesity could lead to increased risk of Alzheimer's

Updated: Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Obesity could lead to increased risk of Alzheimer's story image

(NEWSHCANNEL 3) - Abnormal changes in the brain caused by obesity could raise a person's risk of developing Alzheimer's by 35 percent.

The information comes from a new study in Brazil, but it adds that you can take preventative measures to lower the risk.

Researchers studied the brains of obese patients and found that after bariatric surgery, areas in the brain linked to Alzheimer's disease go back to normal.

advertisement
Washington Times
advertisement