Metro Detroit weather: Friday evening is expected to be drier, cooler

Overnight lows in the 30s and low 40s

DETROIT – Welcome to Friday evening, Motown!

We go from mild to cool, and it remains dry. Warmer weather returns this weekend with showers by its end.

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Friday evening will be mostly cloudy to overcast. Some sun will shine before sunset. There will be a wide range of temperatures from the low and mid 40s north of I-69 to the upper 50s in Detroit and south of I-94. By dinner time, it cools off with temps in the 40s and low 50s.

Sunset is at 8:03 p.m. ET.

Friday night will be mostly to partly cloudy and chilly. Overnight lows will be in the mid 30s to low 40s.

Sunrise is at 7:08 a.m. ET.

Warmer weather arrives this weekend. Skies will be partly sunny, Saturday. Afternoon temps will be in the low 60s. It will be a great day for softball and throwing the frisbee around.

Plenty of boaters will be on the water. Remember, safety first. Water temperatures will be in the middle and upper 30s, so remember life jackets for everyone and tell people on shore about your plans.

Sunday will be partly to mostly cloudy with afternoon and evening rain showers. Temps will be nearly 10 degrees or more above average with highs in the middle and upper 60s.

Monday will be rainy and mild. Highs in the low and mid 60s.

Tuesday and Wednesday will be cooler and sunnier. Daytime temps will reach 60 degrees, Tuesday, and 50 degrees, Wednesday.

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