Metro Detroit weather: Frigid Saturday night with scattered snow

Lows in the teens, wind chills in the single digits

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DETROIT – Welcome to Saturday night, Motown.

Saturday night becomes much colder. Scattered snow will fall before midnight and diminish very gradually. After some leftover snowflakes at dawn, Sunday will be a bit brighter and very cold. Arctic air remains in place Sunday night and Monday. Higher temps return later next week with more slippery weather with icy, wet and snowy conditions.

Saturday night will be partly cloudy and very cold. Record lows this time of year are in the single digits. The mercury will not fall quite that low, but it will feel that frigid with wind chills. Overnight lows will be in the upper teens and low 20s.

Cold Sunday

Sunday will be partly sunny and cold. Highs will be in the middle and upper 30s.

Next week preview

We’ll experience winter-like cold Monday under sunny skies. Highs will be in the upper 30s.

Tuesday will be partly sunny and chilly. Highs will be near 40 degrees.

A wintry mix of rain, freezing rain and snow arrives Tuesday night and changes to rain showers Wednesday. Temperatures will rise from near 30 degrees in the morning to the middle 50s in the afternoon.

Thursday will be rainy and milder. Highs will be in the upper 50s.

A rain-snow mix is possible Friday with chillier air. Afternoon temperatures will be in the low 40s.

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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."