National Weather Service

Reginald Hardwick / WKAR-MSU

Michigan's Upper Peninsula is getting a taste of wintry weather a little earlier than usual this fall.

Jackson tornado damage.
Tom Thomas

Officials confirm four tornadoes touched down in Michigan's Lower Peninsula over the weekend, knocking down trees and damaging buildings.


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Flooding
WKAR-MSU File photo

River levels are dropping in Michigan after flooding last week and over the weekend because of heavy rains and melting snow.

National Weather Service

Prepare to deal with snow all day today and especially this evening. 


Fireworks over the state capitol dome and christmas tree
WKAR

Downtown Lansing is gearing up for the 33rd annual Silver Bells in the city parade and state of Michigan tree lighting on Friday night. But if you're planning to go, meteorologists advise you keep the rain gear handy.