A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect from 6 p.m. Tuesday until 6 a.m. Wednesday.
For more specific information for your county, head to our Weather Alerts page. Low 16F. Winds N at 10 to 15 miles per hour.
CHICAGO-A major winter storm barreled into Chicago and Milwaukee early on Friday, dumping heavy snow and dropping temperatures well below freezing as it forced schools to close and threatened to leave travel at a stand still across the Midwest.More news: Via Reuters : US Senate budget deal hits snag ... next step unclear
Communities declared a snow emergency as early as Thursday evening in preparation for the storm. Coverage will be expected especially from the Tri-Cities, Thumb and areas down toward I-69. Total snow accumulations of 6to 10 inches are expected.... The snow will continue to be steady all day, forecasters said. Big Rapids and Ludington will see lower snowfall amounts while areas along and south of I-94 could see up to a foot of snow.
Snowfall accumulations from the entire system will be heaviest as you go south toward I-96 and down to I-94, so plan for hard travel if you're headed south tomorrow.
Tomorrow night|Cloudy with snow showers in the evening and steady snow likely after midnight. It's going to be heavy, wet snow. "We will also do everything we can to make sure our customers are up to date with the latest information about their trains".More news: Amazon Set To Launch Business Delivery Service That Rivals FedEx, UPS
Thankfully, winds tomorrow will be on the lighter side, at 5-10mph out of the east-southeast.
The sun breaks through on Saturday, but temperatures will struggle only to the teens for most of the highs.
Trent Frey, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in White Lake Township said many areas of Metro Detroit can expect the snowfall to hit the "upper range" of the predicted snowfall by the time this storm front passes.More news: MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM) Shares Sold by Rothschild Investment Corp IL