After a chilly end to the workweek in Detroit, more cold air and some precipitation are in store through the weekend.
On Friday, skies were cloudy with some breaks for sunshine but highs only reached the mid 40s. Highs in the middle 50s and lows in the upper 30s are common in Detroit during early November.
Saturday will yield warmer temperatures in the low 50s, but morning showers will make for a damp, cooler-feeling afternoon.
As sunny skies return on Sunday, the city will have an opportunity to dry out. The day will be windy, however, making the temperature feel colder than the high of 47 degrees.
Wintry weather will arrive next week, with the possibility of snow on one or more days.
A multi-vehicle accident involving more than 50 vehicles occurred amid snow showers and brutal cold and led to the shutdown of Interstate 78 in Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, Saturday morning.
The coldest air of the winter will plunge southward across much of the eastern United States and will feature single-digit and sub-zero temperatures in the Northeast during Valentine's Day weekend.
The dangerous cold gripping the eastern United States will set the stage for disruptive snow and ice to unfold from Tennessee and Georgia to Maine Presidents Day into Tuesday.
Voters heading out to the polls on Saturday, Feb. 20, can expect mild weather and dry conditions for the next step in the 2016 Presidential Election.
The dangerous cold gripping the eastern U.S. will continue to allow snow showers and squalls to stream downwind of the Great Lakes this weekend and posing more hazards for motorists.
Heavy rain will raise the risk of flooding across more than a dozen states in the Southeast on Presidents Day to the East Coast on Tuesday.
Gulf Coast (1899)
Very cold morning along Gulf Coast; New Orleans 6.8 deg.; Mobile -1 deg.; Pensacola 7 deg.; Tallahassee -2 deg (All time record for Florida. Brownsville 12 deg. (all time low).
Snowflakes in Florida: trace at Ft. Myers (26.5 deg. N).
Pond, AR (1905)
-29 deg.; record low for state.