Jim Madaus

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CBS 62 Opening Day Block Party Web Extra

Thousands of fans descended on downtown Detroit for 97.1 The Ticket’s Opening Day Block Party in celebration of the Detroit Tigers home opener vs. the New York Yankees.

CBS 62–04/08/2013

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March Madaus: Jim’s Surprising Trick Shot

CBS 62’s Chief Meteorologist Jim “Mad Dog” Madaus hits the hardwood for the “March Madaus” First Forecast commercial shoot and hits a great shot.

CBS 62–03/27/2013

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Severe Storms Move In For Friday, Saturday

What does that mean for football fans? There will potentially be some messy games.

CBS 62–09/07/2012

Jeff Barrett Carol Cain Rob Bliss

Rob Bliss’ ‘Pure Michigan’ Adventure: A ‘Michigan Matters’ Exclusive

Grand Rapids lip dub czar Rob Bliss and Jeff Barrett will take to the streets of Detroit and other towns to ask folks to sing “Good Time” by Carly Rae Jepsen for a YouTube video project promoting Michigan.

CBS 62–08/17/2012

Flooding along Telegraph Road under Ecorse. (WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell)

Thousands Lose Power In Monday Storms

A late-spring storm front is blowing its way across Michigan, leaving thousands of metro Detroit homes and businesses without power.

CBS Detroit–06/18/2012

Jim Madaus: “Get Ready For Some Heat”

CBS 62 Chief Meteorologist Jim Madaus tells WWJ that we’re coming out of one of the warmest Springs ever and the warm patttern doesn’t look like it will let up.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/04/2012

Mother's Day

Follow Mom’s Advice On Mother’s Day

Blogger Vicki Briganti examines her relationship with her mom and wonders if she should follow her advice.


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Ice Storm Could Bring Traffic Trouble Tuesday

“Those residing in or planning travel to southeast Michigan Tuesday night through Wednesday should carefully monitor the weather forecast,” the Weather Service said in a press release.

CBS Detroit–02/27/2012

Max from Rochester Hills hates snow! (Family photo)

Winter’s Biggest Storm Headed To Metro Detroit

WWJ-TV Chief Meteorologist Jim Madaus said commuters should expect the bad stuff to hit at 7 p.m. Thursday, the tail end of the afternoon commute, and start again in time for the Friday morning commute.

CBS Detroit–02/22/2012

U.S. Scientists Study Possible Global Warming Effects In Alaska

As Alaska Digs Out, Detroit Waits For Winter; When Will It Arrive?

The unseasonably warm weather is the opposite of national weather predictions this fall that said the Great Lakes would experience a colder and wetter-than-usual winter.

CBS Detroit–01/10/2012