Colder weather sticks around to start workweek before warmer temps come on Wednesday

Overnight lows in the teens, wind chills below 10 degrees

Expect the colder-than-average weather to continue on Monday.

DETROIT – Welcome to Sunday night, Motown.

Temperatures plummet tonight as skies clear a bit by dawn.

It remains rather brisk with wind chills in the single digits. Monday will be chillier than average with sunshine and clouds. Coats and hats will still be needed the day after tomorrow with slightly higher temperatures. Then, slippery and wet weather arrives midweek.

Sunday night becomes frigid under fair skies. Overnight lows will be in the lower middle teens. Wind chills will approach the single digits once again.

Many students will be on spring break and will not have to endure a super cold morning at the bus stop. Anyone working or going to work outdoors will need to bundle up again.

Monday and Tuesday.

Monday afternoon will be mostly sunny and chilly. Eyes will be in the middle and upper 30s.

Tuesday goes from mostly sunny to mostly cloudy. It will not be as cold. Afternoon temperatures are expected to reach 40 degrees.

Tuesday night into Wednesday, more precipitation is on the way. Freezing rain will mix with rain and even some light snow before daybreak Wednesday.

Wednesday through Friday.

Wednesday starts with temperatures around freezing and slippery conditions with a mixture of ice and snow. By midday, much of it will be melting because temperatures skyrocket. Daytime temps reach the middle and upper 50s with rain showers.

Thursday will be mostly cloudy, rainy and mild. High temperatures reach 60 degrees.

The area of low pressure giving us a mixed bag of snow ice and wetness be leaving Friday. It ends with rain and a parting shot of snow before the day is over. Temperatures will be in the 40s.

Weekend outlook.

Saturday will become sunnier. Temperatures try to get closer to average for this time of year. Highs will be in the upper 40s to near 50 degrees.

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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."