Metro Detroit weather: Winter weather advisory in effect as snow falls across SE Michigan

1 to 3 inches by dawn

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DETROIT – Welcome to Monday night, Motown.

Snow is falling at the best time for a weekday. It’s happening when many individuals and families are at home where the drapes can be opened to let everyone indoors enjoy looking at a wintry masterpiece provided by the artist Mother Nature.

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

New accumulation of snow on sidewalks and streets will be 1-3 inches, on average. Some spots north and west of the city could see snow totals near 4 inches.

Rest of the 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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