Another Round Of Snow
Today, snow throughout the morning will change over to lake-effect snow with an additional 3" inland and 5" possible along the lakeshore, with locally higher amounts. Considerable blowing snow is likely. Temperatures will be in the mid to upper 10s to around 20° to the low 20s along the SW Lake Michigan shoreline. Winds will be northwest at 5-10 mph, increasing to 8-16 mph inland and northwest at 12-22 mph along the lakeshore. Wind chills will be around 4-9°.
Tonight will be mostly cloudy and colder with temperatures in the 0s. Winds will be northwest-west at 7-14 mph inland and 10-20 mph along the lakeshore. Wind chills will be around -5 to -10°.
Thursday will be partly to mostly cloudy with temperatures in the low 20s. Winds will be west-south at 8-16 mph inland and west-southwest at 12-22 mph along the lakeshore. Wind chills will be around 8-13°.
Friday will be partly sunny and not as cold with snow flurries possible south of US-10. Temperatures will be in the upper 20s. Winds will be southwest 7-14 mph shifting to the south at 6-12 mph.
Saturday will be cloudy and cold with snow 3-6" possible with heaviest amounts along and south of I-96. Temperatures will around 30°. Winds will be southeast.
Sunday will be cloudy with occasional light snow showers. Temperatures will be in the mid 20s. Winds will be north-northwest.
Monday will be partly sunny and much colder with morning low temperatures in the 0s and highs near 20°. Winds will be west.
Tuesday will feature more light snow with 1-3" possible. Temperatures will be in the mid to upper 20s. Winds will be southwest-west.
The 6-10 Day Outlook for Mon. Dec. 16 through Fri. Dec. 20 calls for below average temperatures and near average precipitation. Average highs are around 33-34° with average precipitation of .37" and 3.9" snow.
The 8-14 Day Outlook for Wed. Dec. 18 through Tue. Dec. 24 calls for below average temperatures and above average precipitation. Average highs are around 33-34° with average precipitation of 0.53" and 5.3" snow.
Have a great day!
Meteorologist Aaron Ofseyer