LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY

UNTIL 9 PM

The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids issues a LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY for Oceana, Muskegon, Ottawa, Allegan, Van Buren, Kalamazoo, Berrien, Cass, and St. Joe counties until 9 PM.  2" to 6" of snow are possible on northwest winds of 15 to 20 mph bringing lake effect snow bands near and across US 131, at times.  Some locations will see more than 6", especially closer to Lake Michigan.  Roads are slippery and become more tricky once the sun sets.  

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Explosion at BP refinery in Indiana

Updated: Thursday, August 28, 2014
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WHITING, Indiana (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - An explosion at the BP refinery in Whiting, Indiana rattled nearby homes.

Right now no injuries are reported and no evacuation is ordered.

The explosion late Wednesday night could be heard clearly and even felt several blocks from the plant.

When fire commanders called plant officials to see if assistance was needed, they were told only to stand by.

Right now it's not clear what caused the explosion.

U.S. | World News

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