The National Weather Service has issued a WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY for Ottawa, Kent, Ionia, Muskegon, Newaygo, Mecosta, and Montcalm effective from 7 pm Saturday until 6 am Monday. A strong storm will be crossing the Ohio Valley Sunday, bringing snow to West Michigan, with some areas perhaps seeing as much as 10-12" of accumulation. Snowfall will be heaviest south as opposed to north, so near/south of I-94 is where the highest accumulations are expected... 8-12" possible. However, Eaton, Ottawa, and Kent could see anywhere from 4-7". Additionally, gusty winds will be blowing the snow quite a bit, causing drifting on roads along with poor visibility. Travel is discouraged from late Saturday night through Sunday night.

The National Weather Service has issued a WINTER STORM WARNING for the following counties in West Michigan, effective from 7 pm Saturday until 4 am Monday: Allegan, Barry, Berrien, calhoun, Cass, Kalamazoo, Van Buren,  St.Joseph, Branch, and Hillsdale. A strong winter storm moving into/across the Ohio Valley will bring periods of heavy snow to the Warning area, beginning late tonight and extending through at least Sunday evening. Forecast models indicate between 8 and 12" of accumulation are possible. Additionally, strong winds will cause blowing and drifting snow. Driving conditions will be hazardous Sunday. Travel is not encouraged.

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Search for hit and run driver in Ottawa County

Updated: Wednesday, August 13, 2014
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TALLMADGE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) Ottawa County Sheriff's Deputies say they are searching for a hit and run driver that left a pedestrian in the hospital.

The victim, identified as 23-year old Marne resident, Christian Reed is listed in serious condition Wednesday morning at Spectrum Health in Grand Rapids.

Deputies say Reed was walking down Ironwood Drive near 2nd Avenue Tuesday night around 7:30 when he was struck by a light colored car.

Witnesses say the vehicle continued westbound on Ironwood without stopping.

The suspect vehicle is described as a light grey or white 2012 Honda Insight. Deputies say it would have passenger side damage including a missing mirror.

Anyone with information is urged to call the Ottawa County Sheriff's Department or Silent Observer.

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