With temperatures wavering between -2°C overnight and 1°C during the day, he said there will be slick patches around so once again drivers need to be patient and slow down.
Tonight: A chance of rain and thunderstorms, then rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2 a.m. High temperatures are only expected to top out in the low to a few mid 50s under variably cloudy skies and perhaps a spotty rain shower or even snow shower in the Poconos.
Areas just west of Marquette appeared to be hit hardest in the Upper Peninsula, with 18.5 inches in Ishpeming and 17.5 inches in Negaunee, according to NWS.
Thursday night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. West winds 10 to 20 miles per hour.
We'll stay generally mostly cloudy through much of the night, but a few breaks in the clouds will be possible late.
Wednesday will not be as cold but clouds will increase and there may be a shower toward evening. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half-inch possible. One place to keep an eye on will be areas around Flathead Lake, where winds this afternoon could gust around 40-45 miles per hour making way for very choppy lake conditions this afternoon.
Sunday was expected to turn partly sunny with a high in the mid- to upper 50s.
Wednesday night - A chance of showers.
Saturday - Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
It gets warmer still Friday when Barlow said to expect a high of 48.