SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH

Until 10 PM

The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids and northern Indiana issues a SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH for Van Buren, Kalamazoo, Calhoun, Berrien, Cass, St. Joe, and Branch counties until 10 PM.  Damaging wind gusts of 60 mph or greater are the primary concern.  Large hail of 1" in diameter or larger is a close second.  We'll be tracking storm development with Live Doppler Radar throughout your afternoon and evening.  Storm motion is easterly at 30 to 50 mph.  Stay with wwmt.com for the latest weather information!

Breaking Weather Map #1
Breaking Weather Map #2
Breaking Weather Map #3
Breaking Weather Map #4
[an error occurred while processing this directive]

Study finds most dangerous days to have surgery

Updated: Thursday, May 30, 2013 |
Study finds most dangerous days to have surgery story image
ENGLAND (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - If you're planning to have surgery soon, you might want to keep this in mind.

A new study out of England says there are safer, as well as more dangerous, days to go under the knife.

The study found that the most deaths from surgery happen on Fridays in August.

Researchers believe it may be because the quality of care is worse at the end of the week and there is less staff on hand.

The study also found that Monday surgeries have the lowest death rates.




comments powered by Disqus
advertisement
Washington Times
advertisement