Metro Detroit weather: More sun, a little warmth
DETROIT – Detroit Metro Airport measured 0.2 inches of snow on Tuesday, which is our first official measurable snow of the season. Partly cloudy, windy and warmer on Thursday, with highs in the upper 50s to near 60 degrees (15 to 16 degrees Celsius). Partly cloudy Friday night, with lows near 40 degrees (4 degrees Celsius). Highs near 50 degrees (10 degrees Celsius). There’s a much better chance of rain on Sunday, with highs near 50 degrees (10 degrees Celsius).
Metro Detroit weather: Another record bites the dust
Thats our fifth daily rainfall record set here in Detroit since July 1st, and our 8th since the beginning of the year. Since some of you will ask the question Is global warming causing this?, let me briefly address this. Global warming did not cause the storms that gave us that rainfall. So, it is accurate to say that, while global warming does not cause specific storms, it does predispose them to drop more rain. Weekend OutlookPartly cloudy to mostly cloudy on Saturday, with highs in the mid 70s (25 degrees Celsius).
Metro Detroit weather: Showers possible today, holiday weekend outlook
Mostly clear Thursday night, with lows in the mid 50s (13 degrees Celsius). Mostly clear Friday night, with lows in the mid 50s (12 degrees Celsius). Saturday evening will be spectacular for your grilling plans, and we’ll remain mostly clear overnight, with lows in the mid 50s (13 degrees Celsius). Highs will increase to near 80 degrees (27 degrees Celsius). Shower and thunderstorms chances rise dramatically Sunday night, with lows near 60 degrees (16 degrees Celsius).
Metro Detroit weather: From the Sunday Sauna to a Muggy Monday
Take a look at the dramatic jump in dew point temperatures, as recorded at Metro Airport:7:00 a.m.: 588:00 a.m.: 599:00 a.m.: 6210:00 a.m.: 6411:00 a.m.: 6712:00 p.m.: 691:00 p.m.: 692:00 p.m.: 70So why does the air feel stickier when the dew point rises? Because the closer the dew point is to the actual air temperature, the more humid it is. Highs in the low 90s (32 degrees Celsius), with the humidity making it feel like mid 90s (34 degrees Celsius). Monday night remains oppressively muggy, with lows again only in the low 70s (21 to 22 degrees Celsius). Daytime highs in the mid 80s (30 degrees Celsius) Saturday to possibly upper 80s (31 degrees Celsius) on Sunday.
Metro Detroit weather: Dangerous heat continues
Actual highs will reach the mid 90s (35 degrees Celsius), but the humidity will make it feel closer to 100 degrees (38 degrees Celsius). Highs in the mid 90s (35 degrees Celsius), but the humidity making it feel closer to 100 degrees (38 degrees Celsius). Showers and storms are also likely Friday night, with lows near 70 degrees (21 degrees Celsius). A building upper level ridge should take hold, with highs Monday in the mid to upper 80s (30 to 31 degrees Celsius). After that, were off to the races, with highs near 90 (32 degrees Celsius) on Tuesday, in the low to mid 90s (33 to 34 degrees Celsius) on Wednesday, and in the mid 90s (35 degrees Celsius) Thursday and Friday.
Metro Detroit weather: Heat and humidity ready to pounce
And what would heat be without a gravy boat full of humidity? But the real heat stays away until Thursday. Mostly Dry WeekOther than a slight shower chance Wednesday, most of us will be dry until thunderstorms arrive on Father's Day. To be fair, Metro didn't get soaked with last week's storms where many locations picked up more than an inch of rain. But by the time that Sunday rain chance rolls around, it will be more than welcome.
Watch Local 4 News at 4 -- Oct. 1, 2019
DETROIT - Here's our top story on Local 4 News at 4:Weather in Metro DetroitMetro Detroit could see severe weather and any that show up before midnight could bring damaging winds and hail. Most of the rain is expected to arrive overnight, and those storms could be weaker when it comes to wind or hail -- but rainfall amounts could be heavy. Metro Airport said we've reached a temperature of 89 degrees, which breaks a record of 88 set more than a century ago. Watch the full report on Local 4 News at 4Copyright 2019 by WDIV ClickOnDetroit - All rights reserved.
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