Heavy Lake Effect Snow and Bitterly Cold Temperatures

A bitterly cold airmass will settle over much of the central and eastern U.S over the next several days. Well below normal temperatures and cold wind chills will be common. In addition, heavy lake effect snow will be possible especially downwind of Lakes Erie and Ontario, where up to one foot of additional snow is forecast by Sunday morning.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Detroit, Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (KDTW)

Lat: 42.284° N Lon: 83.2865° W Elev: 636 ft.

A Few Clouds

3°F

-16°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed W 9 mph
Barometer 30.39 in (1030.4 mb)
Dewpoint -8°F (-22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill-11°F (-24°C)
Last update 13 Feb 5:53 am EST
Detailed forecast for

Wayne County

Early This Morning
Partly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Temperatures falling to around 3. Wind chills down to around 11 below. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph. Chance of snow 30 percent.
Today
Partly cloudy. Highs 13 to 17. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph. Wind chills down to around 11 below.
Tonight
Mostly clear. Lows 3 below to 3 above zero. Light northwest winds.
Sunday
Mostly sunny until 1 pm...then partly cloudy until 4 pm...then mostly cloudy. Highs 17 to 21. Light and variable winds...becoming southeast 5 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy with a chance of light snow showers. Lows 13 to 17 during the evening...with temperatures steady or slowly rising after midnight. Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph. Chance of snow 50 percent.
Washingtons Birthday
Cloudy with a chance of light snow showers. Highs 33 to 37. South winds 5 to 15 mph. Chance of snow 40 percent.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy. Lows 22 to 26.
Tuesday
Partly cloudy. Highs 35 to 39.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Lows 21 to 25. Chance of snow 30 percent.
Wednesday
Partly cloudy. Highs 29 to 33.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear. Lows 15 to 19.
Thursday
Partly cloudy. Highs 29 to 33.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Lows 24 to 28. Chance of snow 30 percent.
Friday
Cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs 44 to 48. Chance of rain 40 percent.





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