Winter Storm System To Bring Widespread Impacts Across the Eastern Half of the U.S. Through Midweek

A developing winter storm system will bring a swath of heavy snow and ice from Oklahoma into the Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid Atlantic, and the Northeast U.S. Tuesday through Wednesday. Areas of dangerous travel are likely. Further South, several inches of heavy rain will lead to the potential for flooding in the lower Mississippi and Tennessee River Valleys. Read More >

Current conditions at

Detroit, Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (KDTW)

Lat: 42.23°NLon: 83.33°WElev: 636ft.

Fair

-11°C

12°F

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 1035.9 mb (30.56 in)
Dewpoint -14°C (6°F)
Visibility 13 km
Last update 19 Feb 2:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport MI

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around -12. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -12 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near -2. Calm wind becoming west southwest 5 to 8 km/h in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: -2 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around -7. East northeast wind 8 to 14 km/h.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: -7 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow and freezing rain before 3pm, then rain, possibly mixed with freezing rain between 3pm and 4pm, then rain after 4pm.  High near 3. East wind 18 to 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New ice accumulation of 0.1 to 0.3 of a centimeter possible.  New snow accumulation of around 2 centimeters.

    Wintry Mix

    High: 3 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain before 1am.  Low around 0. Southeast wind 16 to 24 km/h becoming west southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 37 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.

    Rain

    Low: 0 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 4.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 4 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -6.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -6 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 4.

    Sunny

    High: 4 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -3.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -3 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around -12. Calm wind.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near -2. Calm wind becoming west southwest 5 to 8 km/h in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around -7. East northeast wind 8 to 14 km/h.
Wednesday
Snow and freezing rain before 3pm, then rain, possibly mixed with freezing rain between 3pm and 4pm, then rain after 4pm. High near 3. East wind 18 to 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New ice accumulation of 0.1 to 0.3 of a centimeter possible. New snow accumulation of around 2 centimeters.
Wednesday Night
Rain before 1am. Low around 0. Southeast wind 16 to 24 km/h becoming west southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 37 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 4.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -6.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 4.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -3.
Saturday
A chance of rain after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 7.
Saturday Night
Rain. Cloudy, with a low around 3.
Sunday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 8. Windy.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3. Windy.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 2. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport MI
 42.22°N 83.32°W (Elev. 192 m)
3:26 am EST Feb 19, 2019
3am EST Feb 19, 2019-6pm EST Feb 25, 2019
 
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