Conditions outdoors through Tuesday will make it dangerous to be outdoors for long periods of time without being properly dressed in the Detroit area.
RealFeel® temperatures will dip to minus 40 degrees and lower Monday night and will remain below zero through the day Tuesday.
Despite some sunshine, actual high temperatures will struggle to reach above zero in the metro area.
Tuesday morning will be the coldest since Jan. 16, 2009, at Detroit Metro Airport.
A daily record low for the city set in 1942 may be broken. During the World War II era Tuesday, the temperature plunged to minus 5 degrees.
There is some good news for folks struggling with the cold.
Temperatures will slowly trend upward later this week and may approach 40 degrees over the weekend.
Tune in to AccuWeather Live Mornings every weekday at 7 a.m. EST. We will be talking the brutal cold and when the next warmup is in store.
Tropical Cyclone 18 is looking at a possible tropical strike bringing heavy rain and winds to New Zealand.
Springlike warmth will pour from the Plains to the East over the next few days before another winter storm unfolds at midweek.
"We exchanged notes already pledging to work together for the common good of the weather enterprise and the nation," AccuWeather CEO Barry Myers said.
The main weather concern to search crews through Monday in the vicinity of where the Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 lost contact will be building seas.
Despite a springlike start to the week, winter and substantial snow will make a comeback across the Midwest and Northeast at midweek.
The long-lasting and relentless winter season has broken seasonal maintenance expenditure records across much of the U.S.
Heavy snowstorm left 10" in Georgia, 22" in Tennessee, 24" in Kentucky, 15" in Virginia. Many buildings collapsed, Kentucky's worst recent storm.
Burlington, NC (1951)
(10th-14th) 16.0" of snow, greatest single storm total in city's history.
Raleigh, NC (1934)
8.0" of snow.