First major snowstorm hits Michigan town with 17 inches

It had to happen and it happened when a town in Michigan was hit with 17 inches of snow in 12 hours.

Four letter word – snow

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Unless you’re an avid skier, snowboarder, or snowmobiler, snow is a four-letter word most Michiganders hate to hear when it comes to weather reports. Many people in Mitten State say different types of four-letter words when they hear the word snow, especially before leaving for work. You can probably think of a few right now.

Michigan Snow Forecast 2022-23

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So far, the snow forecast for winter 2022-23 and not good for those who can live without the white stuff. Most reports indicate Michigan’s Lower Peninsula will be colder than normal and with heavier snowfall. Pack your warm clothes in early December, as it looks like the cold will linger through mid to late February.

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It’s too early to predict the first major snowstorm in western Michigan, but there is a part of the state that has already been hit hard and it will continue in that area until April or May 2023.

First major snowstorm hits Michigan town

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According to WOOD, the town of Ironwood in the Upper Peninsula was greeted by mother nature after receiving 17 inches of snow in 12 hours. Even though the Upper Peninsula is used to it, it’s still a lot of snow to fall in a short time.

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Shame the snow didn’t fall closer to the weekend as temperatures are soaring into the 60’s and even 70’s in some areas so whatever does fall will be melted over the weekend. /ThinkStock/GettyStock

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