Category Archives: Lake Michigan

Vol XVII – #269 – The Kind of Weather You Get the End of January

  January is still 5 days away and the Winter weather is as bad as any I have experienced.  Wind, snow (whiteouts), cold, making venturing outside a miserable experience. 4-wheel drive is a must getting up my driveway. Can’t get anywhere near Van’s Beach and picture taking is from out the Jeep window.  The sun made brief appearance around 1 pm…. Read more »

Vol XVII – #249 – Not the Nicest Day

  Wind Advisory from last night continued over into this morning.  There should have been another flag on the pole at the harbor.  The wind was so strong that I couldn’t get over to the shoreline for a picture.  Lost the internet early in the afternoon, much of the county was out of power.      

Vol XVII – #248 – Wind: 50, gusting to 55

Wind Advisory for tonight… It was a dark and windy day, overheard at the post office that a 83 mph gust was recorded at the bluff next door to Norb Gits.  I recorded a 27 second video this morning at Vans Beach shoreline, 27 because I couldn’t take more for fear of being blown away. We are under a Winter Weather… Read more »