Michigan weather history: 3 tornadoes strike on state's west side June 19, 2009


On June 19, 2009 three tornadoes struck in west Michigan. 

According to the National Weather Service (NWS) records, a tornado partially unroofed a home south of Allegan and another tornado took the roof and deck off a home near Richland in Kalamazoo County. A weaker tornado downed trees and did minor damage to a house in Alamo Township, Kalamazoo County, according to the NWS. 

A tornado also struck in Jackson County on June 19, 1954. Meanwhile, the city of Muskegon was experiencing record hot temperatures of 98 degrees. 

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