Cold Pattern Continues into the 3rd Week of December

This is the 8-14 day temperature outlook for Dec. 11-15 from the Climate Predicton Center.  Michigan remains “in the blue”, which means colder than average temperatures.  Average high temperatures are in the upper 30s now, falling to the low 30s by the end of the month. This is the 8-14 day precipitation outlook for Dec. 11-15.  Above average precipitation is likely across much of Michigan.  With colder than average temperatures, that means snow – above average snowfall and above average lake-effect snow for much of Michigan.  From Dr. Judah Cohen:  “GFS (model) reloads on the current PolarVortex disruption third week…