Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Detroit/Pontiac MI
814 PM EST Wed Mar 8 2017

The following are peak wind gusts from across the region reported
to the National Weather Service in White Lake as of 814 PM today.

Saginaw                          68 mph     521  PM...
Detroit Metro Airport            68 mph     1137 AM...
Ypsilanti                        63 mph     1139 AM...
Ann Arbor                        62 mph     1045 AM...
Flint                            61 mph     438  PM...
Pontiac                          61 mph     337  PM...
St. Clair Shores                 61 mph     210  PM...
Monroe**                         61 mph     206  PM...
Detroit City Airport             61 mph     1054 AM...
Troy**                           61 mph     955  AM...
Adrian                           60 mph     1124 AM...
Grosse Ile Airport**             59 mph     145  PM...
Owosso**                         58 mph     435  PM...
Fort Gratiot                     54 mph     1148 AM...
Saginaw**                        54 mph     957  AM...
Lapeer Dupont**                  53 mph     333  PM...
Selfridge Mount Clemens**        53 mph     1058 AM...
Port Sanilac                     52 mph     1210 PM...
Caro**                           49 mph     535  PM...
Lambertville**                   49 mph     154  PM...
Midland**                        49 mph     934  AM...
Bad Axe**                        47 mph     955  AM...
St. Clair**                      43 mph     316  PM...
Port Hope                        41 mph     932  AM...

**These locations exhibited a communication outage for approximately
three hours, during the peak of the wind event. These values do not
necessarily represent the actual peak wind gust, due to the gap in
reporting.

Sustained winds gusts ranging 30-40 mph, with peak wind gusts listed
above, caused wide-spread damage and power outages across Southeast
Michigan. Downed large trees, large branches, and power lines were
reported across all counties in Southeast Michigan. Additionally,
reports involving overturned semi-trucks, moderate to severe housing
and roof damage due to wind, and car/house damage due to downed
trees were also received.

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