GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. -- Winter 2017-18 is off to a cold start in West Michigan.
According to the National Weather Service in Grand Rapids, this is the coldest December we've had since the year 2000. In Grand Rapids, it was our 20th coldest on record. For Muskegon and Lansing, it was the 25th and 42nd coldest December on record, respectively. (Records for all three sites go back 120 years or more.)