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Weather: Another great day in metro Detroit!

So, when does the shoe drop?

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DETROIT – Here we are in the traditional "Dog Days of August," but with nary a dog day in sight.

Rather, we have mostly sunny days, with afternoon temps in the mid to upper 70s, and comfortable humidity. By the way, for those of you who crave 80s and 90s, remember that the August sun still feels pretty hot when it's 77° out. And also remember that the sun's rays are as strong on a day in the 70s as they are on a day near 90°, so don't forgo the sunscreen.

Skies will become mostly clear tonight, although some of those pretty high-level cirrus clouds are possible again late tonight, which means that some of you may have a spectacular sunrise Friday morning. Make sure to pin your photos onto Storm Pins and we'll get some on the air! Lows in the upper 50s (15° Celsius for those of you across the River) near Detroit's Urban Heat Island, and in the low to mid 50s in the more rural areas. North-northeast wind at 3 to 6 mph.

Mostly sunny to start our Friday (TGIF!), then becoming partly cloudy as we start to see a gradual increase in cloud cover. Highs in the upper 70s (26° Celsius). Northeast wind at 4 to 8 mph will keep things cooler on the Michigan side of Lake Huron.

Mostly cloudy Friday night, with the slight chance for a brief, light shower. Lows in the low 60s.

Mostly cloudy to start Saturday, then becoming partly cloudy. Highs near 80°.

Partly cloudy Saturday night. Lows in the mid 60s.

Partly cloudy on Sunday, with highs near 80°.

Partly cloudy Sunday night, with lows in the mid 60s.

Partly cloudy on Monday with a possible shower or thunderstorm. Highs near 80°.

Showers are possible Monday night, with lows in the low 60s.

Partly cloudy on Tuesday, with highs in the mid to upper 70s.

Mostly clear Tuesday night, with lows in the upper 50s.

Mostly sunny to partly cloudy on Wednesday, with highs in the mid 70s.

Mostly clear Wednesday night, with lows in the upper 50s.

Mostly sunny on Thursday, with highs in the upper 70s.


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