ICY ROADS3 12-30-10

Morning Ice Leads To Accidents, Slip & Falls

Freezing Rain Advisory expires, but a number of accidents are reported as a result of slick roads.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/30/2010

western weather 12-30-10

Storm Dumps Heavy Rain, Snow Out West

The storms systems across parts of the West Wednesday dumped heavy snows in some mountainous regions and soaking rains in lower elevations, cutting power to thousands and causing numerous traffic tie-ups and accidents.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/30/2010

MSU Researchers Discover Mechanism Protecting Plants Aganist Freezing

New ground broken by Michigan State University biochemists helps explain how plants protect themselves from freezing temperatures and could lead to discoveries related to plant tolerance for drought and other extreme conditions.