EAST TAWAS — Two men almost lost their lives in a near-drowning at Tawas Point State Park in East Tawas but, as recently reported, they were both on their way to a full recovery due to the quick response of several good samaritans.

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64°
Sunny
  • Humidity: 59%
  • Feels Like: 64°
  • Heat Index: 64°
  • Wind: 7 mph
  • Wind Chill: 64°
  • UV Index: 0 Low
  • Sunrise: 05:54:13 AM
  • Sunset: 09:21:17 PM
  • Dew Point: 50°
  • Visibility: 10 mi

Today

Partly cloudy skies. Slight chance of a rain shower. Low 58F. Winds ESE at 5 to 10 mph.

Tonight

Partly cloudy skies. Slight chance of a rain shower. Low 58F. Winds ESE at 5 to 10 mph.

Tomorrow

Mostly cloudy skies early, then partly cloudy in the afternoon. High around 75F. Winds ESE at 10 to 15 mph.

Next 12 Hours

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9 PM
63°
2%
9 PM
63°

Wind: ENE @ 6 mph

Precip: 2% Chance

Humidity: 63%

Wind Chill: 63°

Heat Index: 63°

UV Index: 0 Low

Visibility: 10 mi

10 PM
61°
2%
10 PM
61°

Wind: E @ 5 mph

Precip: 2% Chance

Humidity: 70%

Wind Chill: 61°

Heat Index: 61°

UV Index: 0 Low

Visibility: 10 mi

11 PM
60°
15%
11 PM
60°

Wind: E @ 4 mph

Precip: 15% Chance

Humidity: 73%

Wind Chill: 60°

Heat Index: 60°

UV Index: 0 Low

Visibility: 10 mi

12 AM
60°
15%
12 AM
60°

Wind: ESE @ 3 mph

Precip: 15% Chance

Humidity: 72%

Wind Chill: 60°

Heat Index: 60°

UV Index: 0 Low

Visibility: 9 mi

1 AM
60°
15%
1 AM
60°

Wind: SE @ 3 mph

Precip: 15% Chance

Humidity: 73%

Wind Chill: 60°

Heat Index: 60°

UV Index: 0 Low

Visibility: 9 mi

2 AM
60°
15%
2 AM
60°

Wind: SE @ 3 mph

Precip: 15% Chance

Humidity: 74%

Wind Chill: 60°

Heat Index: 60°

UV Index: 0 Low

Visibility: 9 mi

3 AM
60°
15%
3 AM
60°

Wind: SE @ 3 mph

Precip: 15% Chance

Humidity: 74%

Wind Chill: 60°

Heat Index: 60°

UV Index: 0 Low

Visibility: 9 mi

4 AM
59°
15%
4 AM
59°

Wind: SE @ 2 mph

Precip: 15% Chance

Humidity: 77%

Wind Chill: 59°

Heat Index: 59°

UV Index: 0 Low

Visibility: 9 mi

5 AM
59°
15%
5 AM
59°

Wind: SSE @ 2 mph

Precip: 15% Chance

Humidity: 82%

Wind Chill: 59°

Heat Index: 59°

UV Index: 0 Low

Visibility: 9 mi

6 AM
60°
10%
6 AM
60°

Wind: SSE @ 3 mph

Precip: 10% Chance

Humidity: 83%

Wind Chill: 60°

Heat Index: 60°

UV Index: 0 Low

Visibility: 9 mi

7 AM
61°
10%
7 AM
61°

Wind: SSE @ 2 mph

Precip: 10% Chance

Humidity: 83%

Wind Chill: 61°

Heat Index: 61°

UV Index: 0 Low

Visibility: 9 mi

8 AM
65°
16%
8 AM
65°

Wind: SSE @ 4 mph

Precip: 16% Chance

Humidity: 77%

Wind Chill: 65°

Heat Index: 65°

UV Index: 1 Low

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 …

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LANSING – Alewife, small prey fish that reach two to nine inches in length, are experiencing a seasonal die-off in Lake Michigan, an event that frequently occurred 20 to 60 years ago but has b…

TAWAS:  Some steelhead, coho, Chinook salmon, walleye and lake trout were caught outside and south of buoy 2 in 50 to 70 feet while trolling spoons and body baits. Walleye anglers caught some …

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TAWAS: Some smallmouth bass and rock bass were caught off the pier while casting crawlers and body baits. At Gateway Park on the Taws River, there were some largemouth and smallmouth bass caug…

EAST TAWAS — Two men almost lost their lives in a near-drowning at Tawas Point State Park in East Tawas but, as recently reported, they were both on their way to a full recovery due to the quick response of several good samaritans.

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