Metro Detroit weather: Winter weather advisory in effect, snow expected

Overnight lows near 30 degrees

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DETROIT – Welcome to Monday, Motown.

Metro Detroit is looking at another another round of snow Monday night after a sunny start to the day.

Sunset was at 5:02 p.m. Monday

During the second evening of Hanukkah, snow showers quickly move in from the north and west. Dinnertime temperatures will be in the lower mid-30s.

Monday night will be snowy and cold. Overnight lows around 30 degrees.

New accumulation of snow on sidewalks and streets will be 1-2 inches, on average. Some spots north and west of the city could see snow totals near 2-3 inches.

The rest of this week

Tuesday will be slippery in the morning, with a fresh coating of snow. Factor in extra time getting to work and getting the kids to school. The afternoon will be brighter, with sun melting. Temperatures reach 40 degrees or just a bit more.

Wednesday will be partly sunny and chilly. Afternoon temperatures will be between 40 and 45 degrees.

Thursday might have some chilly rain showers. The temperatures will reach the mid-40s under partly sunny, mostly cloudy skies.

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About the Author:

Andrew Humphrey is an Emmy Award winning meteorologist, and also an AMS Certified Broadcast Meteorologist (CBM). He has a BSE in Meteorology from the University of Michigan and an MS in Meteorology from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where he wrote his thesis on "The Behavior of the Total Mass of the Atmosphere."