The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids maintians WIND ADVISORIES for Ionia, Allegan, Barry, Van Buren, Kalamazoo, Calhoun, Berrien, Cass, St. Joe, and Branch counties until 10 PM.  45-50 mph gusts are verifying and may create some power outages, downed trees, or branches.  

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 for your weather today and always!


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

New traffic alerts for some W. Mich. drivers

Updated: Tuesday, August 12, 2014
New traffic alerts for some W. Mich. drivers story image

WEST MICHIGAN (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - There's some new traffic alerts out Monday for West Michigan drivers.

In Allgean, drivers need to watch out for a single-lane closing on M-89 on the bridge over the Kalamazoo River.

Crews are repairing the bridge.

The work is set to begin Monday and is expected to wrap on Thursday.

Several closures will also take place along westbound I-96, at the interchange to US-131 in Grand Rapids.

Starting Monday, there will be a right lane closure on westbound I-96 from Grand River to Alpine Avenue.

Three of the ramps at the I-96 and US-131 interchange will also be closed.

Detours will be posted.

The construction is expected to wrap up Thursday morning at 6:00.

Top Stories