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Showers, storms form Saturday night

Lows near 70 degrees

DETROIT – Welcome to Saturday night, Motown!

Scattered showers are developing as night falls. Rain becomes heavier after midnight; then a break as the sun rises. Nastier storms are possible Sunday afternoon and evening.

Saturday night will be mostly cloudy and warm with scattered showers and thunderstorms. Heavy downpours and lightning are more likely closer to and just after midnight. Overnight lows will be in the upper 60s and low 70s.

Sunrise is at 6:43 a.m. ET.

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Hot and humid weather makes a comeback, Sunday.  Daytime temperatures reach 90°F. It will feel like 95°F. Remember to drink plenty of water, wear light and loose fitting clothes and stay near or in air-conditioned areas. Coaches remember to have your players practice in the early morning or when it’s cooler. Also, have your scholar athletes take frequent water breaks.

Sunday afternoon has a chance of scattered showers and thunderstorms. There is a marginal risk of strong to severe storms over a wider area in Southeast Michigan with heavy downpours, frequent lightning and damaging wind and hail.

Monday will be hot, as well. Daytime temps will be near 90 degrees. Skies will be partly sunny with scattered showers and storms.

Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday will not be as hot, but it will be very warm. Skies will probably be mostly sunny with highs in the middle and upper 80s each day.

Local 4Casters weather app:

Remember to download the FREE Local4Casters weather app. Just go to your app store and search for "WDIV." Our local radar pops up as soon as you open the app. It is the perfect resource for traveling because you have the power to monitor 4 Live Radar anywhere in the nation. 

Weather radar

Keep an eye out for severe weather alerts and the radar here: 


About the Author:

Andrew Humphrey, CBM

Andrew Humphrey is an Emmy Award winning meteorologist, and also an AMS Certified Broadcast Meteorologist (CBM). He has a BSE in Meteorology from the University of Michigan and an MS in Meteorology from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where he wrote his thesis on "The Behavior of the Total Mass of the Atmosphere."