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.
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Colder-than-average temperatures will hold around Washington, D.C., and Baltimore into the weekend as a couple of storm systems approach.
Colder-than-average temperatures will hold around Harrisburg, Pennsylvania into the weekend as a couple of storm systems approach.
As it became obvious on Saturday that a major blizzard was going to hit the Northeast, the track and size of the storm became critical as to which areas would be hit the hardest.
Communities across the Northeast have endured heavy snow and fierce winds amid the first blizzard of 2015 with the storm continuing to churn over New England.
Lingering midwinter cold and additional rounds of snow will add to difficulties for cleanup and those without power after the Blizzard of 2015.
Midwest, East (2002)
Unseasonably mild with highs in the 50s & 60s.
New York City (1805)
Great 48-hour snowstorm dropped 24 inches on New York City.
Washington, D.C. (1922)
25.0 inches of snow -- biggest snowstorm on record.