The NIGHTSIDE report -- Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019

View of Detroit from the Windsor sky camera Jan. 17, 2019 at 4:47 p.m.

Several inches of snowfall, sub-zero wind chills this weekend

Thursday night's flurries and light snow will be wrapped up before midnight, leaving Metro Detroit with less than an inch of accumulation -- much less in most spots. Temperatures are on their way to the mid-20s, which will seem like a vacation compared to what's coming this weekend.

Metro Detroit weather: Several inches of snowfall, sub-zero wind chills this weekend

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4 fast facts

  • A Detroit man who had been missing for a month has been found dead. Read more .

  • Four Audi employees have been charged in an alleged emissions test scandal. Learn more .

  • Click here to find out how you can see the super blood moon, the result of a total lunar eclipse this weekend.

  • Experts are saying the world needs a new diet. Read more .

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Pelosi trip

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