Metro Detroit weather forecast: Cold with snow showers Saturday

Highs in the middle 20s

DETROIT – Happy Saturday, Motown!

Some snow is in the forecast early, and sunshine is in the forecast later today. Snuggle weather is in place all day and all night so hats, scarves, gloves and coats will be needed outdoors. More snow is possible Sunday into early Monday.

Saturday morning will be very cold and mostly cloudy with scattered snow showers. Temperatures start in the middle teens, and wind chills will be near 10 degrees. Drivers must be careful with slippery conditions while traveling to and from services and activities before lunch.

Sunrise is at 7:39 a.m.

The snow diminishes Saturday afternoon, and it will be cold. Skies will be partly sunny to mostly cloudy. Highs will be in the middle 20s with wind chills closer to 20 degrees or less this afternoon.

Sunset is at 5:56 p.m.

Saturday evening will be cold and partly cloudy. Temperatures will be in the low 20s.

Saturday night becomes very cold again under mostly cloudy skies. Overnight lows will be near 20 degrees. Wind chills will be in the teens.

Sunday becomes overcast, and a low pressure system swoops in from The Rockies and over The Northern Plains. Snowflakes begin to develop and arrive shortly after lunchtime and continue through the afternoon and evening. Highs will be in near 35 degrees.

At least 1 to 2 inches of snow are possible by dinner time, and another 1 to 2 inches are possible afterward. A total of 2 to 4 inches are possible by the end of Sunday night.

Dry weather settles back in early next week. Monday through Wednesday will be mostly cloudy, chilly and dry. Daytime temperatures will be in the middle 30s, and nighttime lows will be in the low and middle 20s.

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