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Pre-St Patty's Day Meltdown: March 1995
A snowy period in early March 1995 was caused by a southwesterly flow with waves of low pressure coming out of a trough anchored over the Rockies.
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Thu Mar 13, 2014
End of journey
IRONWOOD SENIOR Adam Mackey reacts after the Red Devils fell 70-45 to Negaunee in Wednesday's Class C regional final loss at Marquette.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Big, Wet Snowstorm: March 11, 2013
A big upper-level low moved ashore into southern California on March 8, 2013. It was this system that eventually brought the U.P. a big snowstorm three days later.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Marquette Township man arraigned in criminal sexual conduct case
According to the Michigan State Police in Negaunee, 62-year-old William Arbelius was arrested on March 7. He was arraigned the same day on three counts of second degree criminal sexual conduct in the second degree.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
As if it Twas Summer: March 1878
The forecast for Sunday evening shows a broad area of low pressure north of us. The red line across the U.P. represents a surge of warm air.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Declaring a State of Emergency
We've seen State of Emergencies declared because of visible disasters, but what about ones that can't be seen? "What they're doing is going through piece by piece right now in Lansing, determining what it's like up here and they're trying to get a picture of what we have and they're going to submit that to the Governor's Office" said Don Brown ... (more)
Warmest Third Months
March 2014 is starting extremely cold. Through yesterday, the mean temperature was just above zero, or about 19 degrees below average.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Lightweight Snowpack: March 4
The image on the right shows the forecast pattern from 21 runs of the GFS for March 20. It's a cold looking forecast pattern.
Negaunee students have something to brag about
Winning four straight national championships is an accomplishment that would make any sports team jealous.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Coldest March Morning: March 3, 2003
It hit 30 degrees below zero at the National Weather Service site near Negaunee early on the morning of March 3, 2003.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Early Spring: February 26, 2000
Winter left the playing field of North America during the latter portion of February 2000 and except for brief intrusions, it did not return.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Bitter Cold Keeps on Coming: Feb 24, 1963
The temperature hit a record-low 24 degrees below zero the morning of February 24, 1963.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Detroit Free Press
You haven't lived here until ... you slide down the naturbahn luge track in Negaunee
JUST LIKE THE OLYMPIANS! Actually, no. The folks in Sochi made a kunstbahn, or artificial track, while the one in the Upper Peninsula's Marquette County, called Lucy Hill, is a naturbahn, or natural track.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
75 straight days at or below freezing, a Michigan county finally breaks 32-degree barrier
This winter season has been brutal across the state but when it comes to enduring cold temperatures, Lower Michigan residents have no room to complain.
The Washington Post
Punishing U.S. winter has pundits pointing fingers, forecasters begging for mercy
The Farmers' Almanac got it right. The Feds didn't. But there's no escaping this winter has turned into a doozy for much of the eastern two-thirds of the U.S. The giant "blocking" pressure system or "ridge" in the West - cutting off the Pacific's pivotal moisture feed to California and spiriting a rush of warmth into Alaska - has repeatedly ... (more)
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Warmest & Coldest on Record: February 17
High pressure dominated the weather yesterday bringing clear skies and a shot at an almost completely frozen Lake Superior.
Sat Feb 15, 2014
Negaunee Mayor: Only 'Let-Run' if authorized
Negaunee residents are not supposed to run their water unless they received proper documentation from the city giving authorization to do so.
Bessemer school holds mock shooting drill
Faculty and staff in the Bessemer School District participated in a mock shooting drill Friday during an in-service day.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
A Three-week Thaw: February 1984
The temperature reached a record-breaking 43 degrees on Valentine's Day 1984. This spring-like February day followed a warm storm that brought nearly an inch of rain to Iron Mountain the day before and 1.65 inches over two days to the National Weather Service site near Negaunee.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
The Arctic Attack of 1899
On February 13, 1899 the temperature sank to 40 degrees below zero at Iron Mountain.