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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Nigerian gov't offers reward for safe return of kidnapped girls

(NEWSCHANNEL 3) - The Nigerian government is offering a reward for information leading to the rescue of hundreds of kidnapped schoolgirls.

The country is offering $300,000, hoping to save the girls from being sold into sex slavery.

U.S. officials are preparing to send diplomats and some troops into the country, but they say there are no plans for military action.

The Islamic extremist group Boko Haram took responsibility for the kidnappings, saying the girls will be sold as wives.

Amnesty International says there's been no sign of them for three weeks, and hoeps of finding them may be running out.