OSCODA — On May 3, Governor Gretchen Whitmer announced 150 awards were made to many school districts for $10 million in state funding from the Competitive School Safety Grant Program (CSSGP). These grants are to go toward the purchase of equipment and/or technology to improve the safety and …

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Oscoda, MI

Right Now
39°
Clear
  • Humidity: 89%
  • Feels Like: 39°
  • Heat Index: 39°
  • Wind: 1 mph
  • Wind Chill: 39°
  • UV Index: 7 High
  • Sunrise: 05:57:29 AM
  • Sunset: 09:03:36 PM
  • Dew Point: 36°
  • Visibility: 10 mi

Today

Sunshine and clouds mixed. High 56F. Winds NE at 5 to 10 mph.

Tonight

Partly cloudy skies during the evening will give way to cloudy skies overnight. Low 41F. Winds NE at 5 to 10 mph.

Tomorrow

Cloudy early with showers for the afternoon hours. High 57F. Winds ENE at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 50%.

Next 12 Hours

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Precip
3 AM
39°
1%
3 AM
39°

Wind: NNE @ 1 mph

Precip: 1% Chance

Humidity: 87%

Wind Chill: 39°

Heat Index: 39°

UV Index: 0 Low

Visibility: 10 mi

4 AM
38°
2%
4 AM
38°

Wind: NNE @ 2 mph

Precip: 2% Chance

Humidity: 89%

Wind Chill: 38°

Heat Index: 38°

UV Index: 0 Low

Visibility: 10 mi

5 AM
38°
2%
5 AM
38°

Wind: NNE @ 2 mph

Precip: 2% Chance

Humidity: 87%

Wind Chill: 38°

Heat Index: 38°

UV Index: 0 Low

Visibility: 10 mi

6 AM
38°
2%
6 AM
38°

Wind: NNE @ 3 mph

Precip: 2% Chance

Humidity: 81%

Wind Chill: 38°

Heat Index: 38°

UV Index: 0 Low

Visibility: 10 mi

7 AM
40°
1%
7 AM
40°

Wind: NNE @ 3 mph

Precip: 1% Chance

Humidity: 78%

Wind Chill: 40°

Heat Index: 40°

UV Index: 0 Low

Visibility: 10 mi

8 AM
45°
1%
8 AM
45°

Wind: NNE @ 3 mph

Precip: 1% Chance

Humidity: 70%

Wind Chill: 44°

Heat Index: 45°

UV Index: 1 Low

Visibility: 10 mi

9 AM
49°
1%
9 AM
49°

Wind: NE @ 5 mph

Precip: 1% Chance

Humidity: 59%

Wind Chill: 47°

Heat Index: 49°

UV Index: 2 Low

Visibility: 10 mi

10 AM
51°
1%
10 AM
51°

Wind: NE @ 6 mph

Precip: 1% Chance

Humidity: 52%

Wind Chill: 49°

Heat Index: 51°

UV Index: 3 Moderate

Visibility: 10 mi

11 AM
52°
1%
11 AM
52°

Wind: NE @ 7 mph

Precip: 1% Chance

Humidity: 47%

Wind Chill: 50°

Heat Index: 52°

UV Index: 5 Moderate

Visibility: 10 mi

12 PM
52°
0%
12 PM
52°

Wind: ENE @ 8 mph

Precip: 0% Chance

Humidity: 46%

Wind Chill: 50°

Heat Index: 52°

UV Index: 6 High

Visibility: 10 mi

1 PM
53°
1%
1 PM
53°

Wind: ENE @ 9 mph

Precip: 1% Chance

Humidity: 44%

Wind Chill: 51°

Heat Index: 53°

UV Index: 7 High

Visibility: 10 mi

2 PM
54°
1%
2 PM
54°

Wind: ENE @ 9 mph

Precip: 1% Chance

Humidity: 44%

Wind Chill: 51°

Heat Index: 54°

UV Index: 7 High

Visibility: 10 mi

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LANSING – Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel – in conjunction with the U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Michigan Andrew Birge, the U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Michigan Matthew Schneider, the Federal Bureau of Investigations and the Michigan State Police – announced …

MIO — The Whittemore-Prescott baseball team dropped a pair of games at Mio on Monday, May 9. They lost the first game 14-4 and fell in the night cap 10-4.

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LANSING – A quiet spot in your backyard, a thicket or a patch of tall grass – these all are places where fawns have been found. If you do come across a fawn this spring, don’t touch it. Accord…

OSCODA/LAKE HURON: Pier anglers were catching mostly Atlantic salmon and walleye with a few lake trout. Most anglers were having luck with minnows. Some anglers were casting spoons, jig heads …

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