A strong storm will be crossing the Ohio Valley Sunday, bringing snow to West Michigan, with some areas perhaps seeing as much as 10-14" of accumulation. Snowfall will be heaviest south as opposed to north, so near/south of I-94 is where the highest accumulations are expected... 10-14" possible. However, Allegan, Barry, Ionia, Ottawa, and Kent could see anywhere from 6-10". Additionally, gusty winds will be blowing the snow quite a bit, causing drifting on roads along with poor visibility. Travel is discouraged from late Saturday night through Sunday night.

The National Weather Service has issued a WINTER STORM WARNING for the following counties in West Michigan, effective until 6 am Monday: Allegan, Barry, Berrien, Calhoun, Cass, Kalamazoo, Kent, Ionia, Ottawa, Van Buren,  St.Joseph, Branch, and Hillsdale. WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY for Muskegon, Newaygo, Mecosta, and Montcalm  until 6 am Monday.

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Parchment man injured in bike crash to return home

Updated: Monday, September 1, 2014
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PARCHMENT, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - A West Michigan man, injured in a crash in California, is expected to return home Monday.

Charlie Eaton of Parchment is recovering from emergency brain surgery, after crashing his bike and landing head-first.

He is in rehab and doctors expect him to make a full recovery.

Orange ribbons have been placed across the city of parchment to welcome him home. Community members say they chose the color to match his hair color.

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