A winter storm stretching across the Midwest and Northeast will hit Detroit this weekend, bringing accumulating snow to the city.
After some snow during the day Friday, between 3 and 6 inches will fall intermittently through Saturday evening.
Sunday will bring more flurries to the city. As temperatures drop into the teens in the evening, a coating to 1 inch of snow may again accumulate on roadways.
Those who have to travel should allow more time than usual to get to their destination on each day, and be cautious of slippery conditions.
Flurries will kick off the start of next week with temperatures in the upper 20s to lower 30s.
Following thunderstorms, cooler settles into the Midwest and Northeast through Midweek.
One person is dead, and another remains critically injured after a lightning strike in Southern California.
Relief is on the way for portions of the Plains that are in the grips of the ongoing drought.
Severe storms brought damaging winds, hail, flooding downpours and possibly tornadoes across the Ohio Valley and mid-Atlantic Sunday and early Monday.
Heavy rain will aim for eastern France, southern Germany and northern Italy early this week.
While the new week will start off with the chance for an afternoon thunderstorm, pleasant conditions and slightly cooler temperatures will stay through midweek.
Western Pacific (1990)
Typhoon Steve east of Iwo Jimo. Peak winds of 125 mph sustained gusts to 155 mph.
5-12" of rain north of Denver led to serious flash flooding (28th-29th). 108 mobile homes were destroyed and 481 others were damaged in Ft. Collins. 5 people were killed and 40 others injured.
Sharon, PA (1999)
70 mph wind gus in a thunderstorm.