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‘Enhanced’ Potential For Tornadoes, Golf Ball-Sized Hail, Flash Flooding As Storms Strike Metro Detroit Monday

“It has the potential to be one of the stronger storms we’ve seen in a while.”

CBS Detroit–06/22/2015

A downed tree is seen in a yard in Westland on Monday, May 11, 2015. (credit: Jon Hewett/WWJ)

Trees, Power Lines Torn Down As Fast-Moving Storms Strike Michigan

About 2,000 homes and businesses were without power at 6 p.m., mainly in western Wayne County.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/11/2015

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Attention Storm Chasers! Become A Trained SKYWARN Weather Spotter

“They actually act as our eyes and ears,” said Vicki Wolber, the Director of Emergency Management in Macomb County.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/27/2015

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Big Storms Strike The Midwest, Two Tornadoes Reported In Michigan

It hit just near the end of popular metro Detroit Labor Day event Arts, Beats & Eats, sending some scrambling for cover as torrents of rain fell and wind lashed booths.

CBS Detroit–09/02/2014

WASHINGTON, IL - NOVEMBER 17: Residents and firefighters sort through debris after a tornado struck on November 17, 2013 in Washington, Illinois. Several tornadoes touched down across the Midwest today with at least three people reported dead in Illinois. (Photo by Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

Death Toll From Midwest Storms Reaches 8

Officials have confirmed two storm-related deaths in Michigan, raising to eight the toll from the heavy rain, powerful winds and tornadoes that formed across the region.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/18/2013

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Tornado Watch In Effect For Much Of SE Michigan

Damaging wind gusts up to 70 mph and a chance of tornadoes are possible on Sunday afternoon and evening in southeast Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/16/2013

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Monroe County Chooses Everbridge to Strengthen Emergency Communications

Monroe County has implemented an Everbridge interactive communication and mass notification system as part of its emergency communications strategy.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/11/2013

Volunteers help clean out Jean McAdams' mobile home after it was overturned by a tornado May 20, 2013 near Shawnee, Oklahoma. A series of tornados moved across central Oklahoma May 19, killing two people and injuring at least 21. (Credit: Brett Deering/Getty Images)

Oklahoma Hit By Second Major Fatal Storm In May

Several tornadoes roll in from the prairie during evening rush to hit the Oklahoma City metro area days after last deadly storm.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/01/2013

Fire crews respond to power lines down on Franklin Road near 14 Mile. (credit: Sean Lee/WWJ).

Thunderstorms Hit, Knocking Out Power To Thousands

About 24,000 homes and businesses lost power, and lightning is being blamed for a house fire.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/30/2013

All that is left of a Genesee County home after a tornado swept through the area. (Credit: Ron Dewey/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Weather Service Confirms 6 Tornadoes In SE Mich.

Weather experts were trying to figure out Wednesday how many tornadoes touched down in southeastern Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/29/2013

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