*Lake Effect, Heavy At Times For The U.P.
*Falling Temps & Gusty Northwest Winds Today
*Some Areas Of The U.P. Could See 3-6″ By Tonight
This Morning: Lake Effect & Gusty Winds
Lake effect snow has picked up for the Northwest Lower Peninsula & Eastern U.P.
Winds are gusty out of the Northwest ushering in colder temperatures.
Temps are currently in the lower 20s to mid 30s but will continue to fall through the day.
Some roads could be a bit slick with patchy black ice.
Today: Cold, Windy & Lake Effect In Spots
Today will be a windy day with Northwest winds around 12-25mph with gusts of 30mph.
Temperatures will be warmest in the morning hours.
You will see temperatures fall to 12 to 25 degrees by this evening for most spots.
Lake effect will be heaviest in the U.P. and Tip of the Mitt Today.
3-6″ will be possible by tonight for areas of the U.P.
Trace to an inch or two will be possible for areas of the Northwest Lower Peninsula & Tip of the Mitt.
Many areas along and South of M-55 will see mostly to partly sunny skies.
Tonight: Breezy, Lake Effect Diminishes
We will see mostly clear skies for the Central Lower Peninsula.
The Northern Lower Peninsula will see lake effect end around midnight. Skies will clear out after that.
The U.P. will see some lake effect before 2am but break up the clouds into Tuesday morning.
Overnight lows will range from 2 to 17 degrees with Southwest winds at 5-15mph.
Tuesday – Thursday: More Sunshine & Warm
Tuesday is looking mostly to partly sunny. Highs will be in the low 30s to low 40s.
Wednesday is looking mostly to partly sunny with highs in the upper 20s to low 40s.
Thursday is looking mostly sunny with highs in the low 20s to mid 30s.
Friday & The Weekend: A Nice Weekend
Friday will be mostly to partly sunny with highs in the lower to upper 30s.
Saturday is looking mostly to partly sunny with and isolated snow shower possible.
Highs will be in the mid 20s to low 40s.
Sunday is looking mostly to partly sunny with highs in the low 30s to low 40s.
-Meteorologist Michael Stevens
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