Michael Behrens, WZZM 13 On Your Side

Michael Behrens

WZZM 13 On Your Side

Grand Rapids, MI, United States

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Recent articles by Michael:

Bloodsuckers ATTACK at Muskegon museum!

A new exhibit dealing with creepy and crawly bloodsuckers is now open in Muskegon. Here's how to check it out! → Read More

Looking back 45 years since the blizzard of '78

It has been almost a half-century since the benchmark blizzard in West Michigan. Meteorologist Michael Behrens takes a look back on that storm. → Read More

Great Skate Returns This Weekend!

For the first time in several years the Great Skate Winterfest event is returning to Rosa Parks Circle. Here's the details! → Read More

These West Michigan cities are in the Top 10 Snowiest

While this winter has been pretty quiet, a new list puts several West Michigan cities among the snowiest in the U.S. Here's who made the cut! → Read More

Here's Why: To Know If You Live In A Flood Plain

Knowing your risk for flooding can help you take steps to mitigate the damages ahead of time. Here's why that's so important. → Read More

Drones Help Fight Massive Walker Apartment Fire

When a three-alarm fire swept through the Green Ridge Apartments, the Walker Fire Department knew they needed to pull out all the stops. That included a few drones. → Read More

2023's Top West Michigan construction projects announced

Can't wait for warmer weather? How about for construction season? MDOT released their top projects for West Michigan in 2023 today and we have the details! → Read More

Cloudy Weather Can Cause Depression For Some

A long stretch of cloudy weather in West Michigan can leave some suffering from seasonal affective disorder. Here's what that is and how to help. → Read More

Snowfall Totals In West Michigan!

Wondering how much snow fell from this latest round of wintry weather? We've got the list! → Read More

A Foot & Falling; Snow Continues in West Michigan!

After several locations in West Michigan have already picked up a foot of snow, more is on the way! Meteorologist Michael Behrens has the details you need! → Read More

Lake-Effect Snow Continues To Pile Up In West Michigan!

The snow is continuing to fall around West Michigan, and impacts will continue into the weekend. Meteorologist Michael Behrens has the latest forecast! → Read More

Taking Back Control From Slippery Winter Roads!

Driving in winter can be a challenge & staying in control is not easy. Meteorologist Michael Behrens says it's best to know how & when to react, before trouble hits! → Read More

Here's Why: 'Sand Hoodoos' Form In West Michigan

Have you seen one of these "sand hoodoos" before? Ever wonder how they form? Meteorologist Michael Behrens explains. → Read More

WINTER WEATHER UPDATE: Almost done with the snow

After days of heavy snowfall in West Michigan, an end is finally in sight! Here's the latest on when snows will come to an end! → Read More

Snow continues to pile up in West Michigan with more on the way

Additional accumulating snowfall with travel impacts is expected from Friday evening through the day on Saturday. → Read More

WEATHER ALERT: More heavy snow for West Michigan!

As we head into Thursday night we are staring down a forecast with more heavy snow going into the weekend for West Michigan. Here's the latest on what to expect! → Read More

Here's Why: Buffalo is expecting several feet of snowfall

Our snow totals may go over a foot in West Michigan, but in Buffalo, NY they are preparing for several feet! Meteorologist Michael Behrens explains why! → Read More

Get Ready: High Impact Snowfall Targets West Michigan!

Multiple days and multiple inches of snow are on the way to West Michigan. Travel is likely to be impacted Thursday through Saturday. Be ready to allow extra time. → Read More

Here's Why: We See Lake-Effect Snow

Ever wonder why we get lake-effect snow in West Michigan? Meteorologist Michael Behrens explains in this episode of "Here's Why"! → Read More

Vehicle Tips For Winter Weather

With winter weather about to be bearing down on West Michigan, here are some tips to keep your car ready for the challenge! → Read More