During a ten year period, from 01/01/2004-01/01/2014, there were 223 days with recorded storm events in Marquette County. These events caused over 70 million dollars in damage and resulted in the loss of seven lives.
Various weather related hazards take place in Marquette County each year. Weather hazards can take several forms, can occur at any time of year, and can create risks for life and property. The severity of these events varies greatly. Many of these hazards are related to the county’s proximity to Lake Superior and also it’s humid continental climate classification. This classification is known for its large seasonal temperature differences.
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