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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Twitter selfie exemplfies social media's effect on breaking news

PHILADELPHIA (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - An aborted takeoff in Philadelphia is now just the latest example of how social media is shaping the way news breaks.

A Twitter user posted a picture after he flight in Philadelphia aborted its takeoff when one of the plane's tires blew out.

She then tweeted a selfie with the downed jet in the background.

Over 4,000 retweets later, the story was booming online.

The first video of the accident was also obtained from Facebook.

No one was injured in the incident.