ORANGEVILLE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — Small but powerful storms swept through parts of West Michigan Wednesday evening.
The area around Gun Lake was hit particularly hard. Wind gusts of about 60 mph were recorded around 7 p.m. A trained spotter said there were two-foot waves on gun lake. There were reports of hail. Trees were downed.
As many as 2,000 Consumers Energy customers in the Gun Lake area lost power. But as of 5 a.m. Thursday only around 150 residents remained the in the dark, according to the the Consumers Energy power outage map.
A restoration estimate was not yet available.
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