Cold and wet



Oct. 107746Partly Cloudy

Oct. 116447.43Rain

Oct. 126247.21Fair

Oct. 135955.02Cloudy

Oct. 146265.19Cloudy

Oct. 156656.59Rain 

Oct. 166540.56Partly Cloudy


Weather stats are recorded at WEEH-FM in Mears for the National Weather Service. Stats are taken at 7 a.m. on the date shown and are for the previous 24 hours.

— October to date —

Total liquid precipitation for period, 2 inches; total snowfall for period, none; total precipitation for October, 3.21 inches; total snowfall for season as of Oct. 1, none; total precipitation for 2017, 34.34 inches.

— The week coming up —

Sunrise for Hart Oct. 22, 8:08 a.m. to 8:16 a.m. Oct. 28; sunset for Hart Oct. 22, 6:52 p.m. to 6:43 p.m. Oct. 28; first quarter moon Oct. 27.

— Lake Michigan Water Level Status —

Weekly report from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for Oct. 13 indicated that lakes Michigan and Huron forecasted water level was at 580.25 feet, down 3 inches from the previous month and 7 inches above the level of a year ago. The lake level is 17 inches above the long-term average recorded for October and is 25 inches below the highest average recorded for October. The level is 46 inches above the lowest average recorded for October and is forecast to drop 2 inches by this time next month.