It's hot this year and here's proof

Northern Michigan is seeing record mid-March temperatures. In Traverse City Sunday it was as high as 82 degrees according to the 7&4 Storm Team. Dozens of people flocked to local beaches. West Bay Beach looked more like June than March with kids playing in the water and parents sunbathing on the sand.

But is it really all that unusual to have beach weather in March. Click on the video to see what it was like the last five years on March 17th and 18th.