Snow is expected to start falling between 6 p.m. and 7 p.m.
About 2 to 3 inches of snow is expected in southeast Michigan.
Dangerously cold weather has hit the area with temperatures in the single digits leading to school closings and weather advisories to consider.
A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect until 1 a.m. for numerous counties including Wayne, Oakland and Macomb among them.
Temperatures are expected to drop to 8 degrees Thursday evening.
Wind chills in and around Detroit were -16 at 5 p.m. For Rich Luterman's complete forecast, CLICK HERE.
A Wind Chill Advisory is in effect for Washtenaw, Wayne, Livingston, Oakland, Macomb, Genesee, Lapeer and St. Clair counties Wednesday night through Thursday afternoon. Wind chills will be as cold as -20 degrees.
A Wind Chill Warning is in effect for Monroe and Lenawee counties for the same time period as wind chills are expected to be as low as -30.
The cold is expected to last through the weekend.
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