severe weather

Jim Madaus You Ask We Answer Special

First Forecast Severe Weather TV Special Returns: You Ask, We Answer

First Forecast: You Ask, We Answer is a half-hour special designed to help you prepare for the spring season and learn about severe weather. Chat live with the First Forecast team at during the broadcast.

CBS 62–04/05/2012

Jordan, 4, can't wait for summer! It's already warm and sunny at his home in Milford. (WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell)

Record High Temperatures Toast Michigan

In Detroit, the high temperature hit 85 degrees making this the hottest day in March. Meantime, some severe weather is being reported.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/22/2012


Annual Tree-Trimming Begins For DTE

During severe weather, fallen limbs and tree branches can create the majority of the power outages.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/05/2012

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Chilly, Windy Weather Moves In

The next few days are going to feel a lot more like fall.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/29/2011

Severe Thunderstorm Watch For SE Michigan

Forecasters say wind gusts of 60 miles per hour and heavy rain is possible. Thunderstorm Watch posted until midnight.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/03/2011


Tornado Watch, Thunderstorms Overnight

Thunderstorm watches and warnings were issued in several counties across the area. A tornado watch was issued for all of Southeast Michigan until 1 a.m..

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/24/2011


More Thunderstorms In The Forecast

Coming out of a month of near-record rainfall, there may be more summer storms on the way.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/02/2011

Power line down in Detroit (WWJ Photo/Vickie Thomas)

Thousands Without Power In Southeast Michigan

While working to restore power to those still in the dark following Saturday’s storms, DTE Energy lost thousands of additional customers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/05/2011

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Storm Clean-Up Underway Around Michigan

A fresh wave of severe thunderstorms means more clean up in neighborhoods around Michigan



Severe Thunderstorm Watch Until Midnight

The National Weather Service has issues a severe thunderstorm watch, in effect for all of Michigan until midnight, Tuesday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/31/2011