The National Weather Service said Wednesday that 20.4 inches of snow fell in Ottawa County near Allendale and 17.2 inches fell in East Grand Rapids.
Michigan State Police handled more than 100 accidents in just a two hour stretch on Wednesday.
It’s going to be a very cold few days in metro Detroit.
Portions of southeastern Michigan could see up to 2 inches.
The cold, snowy weather has arrived in metro Detroit more than a month before the first official day of winter, Dec. 21.
As the snow deepens Up North, a little bit of the white stuff is in the forecast for metro Detroit, too.
“We will figure about a 30 to 35 degree drop,” Devore said.
The weather truly might be frightful on Halloween this year in metro Detroit.
Bad weather takes the blame for most air traffic delays, whether it’s a blizzard that is blanketing Buffalo in snow or a Midwestern summer storm that shoots lightning around the airspace.
Researcher at Michigan Tech said that the Department of Environmental Quality has awarded several grants to study rubberized asphalt and that roads might respond better to temperature fluctuations.