This month is already Detroit's snowiest January, and more snow is on the horizon.
Snowfall overnight Friday pushed the month's snowfall total in Detroit to 31.3 inches, breaking the previous snowiest January record of 29.6 inches from 1978.
A total of 12.5 inches of snow in January is more common.
This January is also now Detroit's fourth all-time snowiest month. February 1908 and its 38.4 inches sits at the top of that list.
The above snow totals for January 2014 are through Saturday morning.
By the end of the weekend, more snow will add to the month's total and create additional headaches for travelers. Another Alberta Clipper will deliver 1-3 inches of snow on Sunday.
Motorists should prepare for slippery and slow travel on area interstates and highways. Airline passenger may encounter some delays.
The passage of Sunday's clipper will open the door for the arrival of fresh brutally cold air.
Temperatures will plummet from the teens into the single digits on Monday, then down to 5 below zero Monday night.
Tuesday is likely to be the harshest day of the week as the cold and biting winds combine to create dangerously cold AccuWeather.com RealFeel® temperatures of 30 below zero in the morning and 20 below zero in the afternoon.
Strong to locally severe thunderstorms will affect areas from northern Texas and southern Oklahoma to western and southern Georgia into Tuesday evening.
Maysak has become a super typhoon over the Pacific Ocean and will bring life-threatening conditions to Yap and the Philippines.
While portions of the mid-Atlantic have enjoyed a day or two of spring warmth in March, most of New York and New England will finally break out of the persistent winter chill.
A widespread severe weather threat will target the central Plains on Wednesday afternoon after spotty severe storms in the South into Tuesday evening.
A storm will accompany a press of chilly air during the first part of the Easter Weekend with rain and even accumulating wet snow in some locations of the Midwest and Northeast.
A storm that will first spread showers from Scotland and England across to Germany on Friday will then bring a steadier, soaking rain to eastern Europe and the Balkan Peninsula on Easter Weekend.
Rio Grande City, TX (1954)
108 degrees, highest ever in U.S. for March.
Georgia/South Carolina (1973)
Tornado killed 8 and causes extensive property damage; 2,500 people left homeless.
Hatteras Island, NC (1987)
Waterspout moves onshore at dawn. $800,000 damage at Buxton. Seven people were hurt.