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.
Improving weather over the next several days will aid officials in battling wildfires across California.
A new typhoon is brewing in the western Pacific Ocean and could pose a risk to Japan, Taiwan and eastern China next week.
Tropical Storm Matthew has formed in the Caribbean could take a turn toward the United States as a hurricane next week.
It will feel like an extended winter for those living from the northern Plains to the eastern U.S., as cold and snowy conditions last longer than normal.
The final day of September will bring a rare lunar event that hasn’t occurred since March of 2014, a Black Moon.
Rain will spread over much of the northeastern U.S. into the weekend, but persistent downpours will raise the flood risk in part of the mid-Atlantic.
Orange Park, FL (1991)
A total of 8.00 inches of rain at Argyle, FL near Orange Park. Orange Park had 5 inches.
Green Mts., VT (1991)
Snow flurries briefly whitened the ground and automobiles.
Gulf Coast (1998)
Hurricane Georges slams ashore near Biloxi, MS wind gusts as high as 172 mph numerous tornadoes touched down. 18.22" fell at Crestview, FL.