The National Weather Service has issued a WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY for all of West Michigan except counties along the Michigan-Indiana border, 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 along/south of I-94 is where the highest accumulations are expected... 6-10" possible. However, Allegan, Barry, Eaton, Ottawa, and Kent could see anywhere from 4-6". 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: Berrien, Cass, 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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2 firefighters killed in blaze

Updated: Monday, February 18 2013, 08:56 AM EST
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TEXAS (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - Two Texas firefighters are recovering in the hospital Monday morning after a deadly fire that killed two of their colleagues.

The fire happened Friday night at a Knights of Columbus hall.

Officials say the roof collapsed while the men were inside battling the flames.

Two firefighters died from their injuries, while two more are in serious but stable condition Monday morning.

Doctors believe they will recover.

The fire marshal says the investigation into the cause of the fire could take six months.

2 firefighters killed in blaze
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