Power outages growing during winter storm

Posted at 4:50 PM, Feb 24, 2016

WEST MICHIGAN - Power outages are spreading throughout the area as heavy, wet snow falls at higher rates.

One outage has much of Wilson Avenue between 44th Street and 76th Street without power, including traffic lights around RiverTown Crossings Mall.

Outages are also popping up on Consumers Energy Outage Map along Clyde Park and Chicago Drive, along Walker Avenue and in Blendon Township.  More than 2,100 Consumers Energy customers are currently without power in Kent County, and about 750 are without power in Montcalm County.

We'll have more throughout the night on FOX17Online and on FOX 17 News.