Metro Detroit weather forecast: Warmer Saturday afternoon with sunshine, a few sprinkles

Highs near 75 degrees

DETROIT – Welcome to Saturday, Motown!

Sunshine with clouds and a few raindrops for the rest of Saturday. Cooler Sunday, but much warmer by the middle of next week.

Plenty of people at Michigan-Army game at Michigan Stadium and tailgating outside Spartans Stadium before evening football. Saturday afternoon will be partly sunny with scattered sprinkles or light showers for Universoul Circus, the Renaissance Festival and the Dalley in the Alley. Highs will be near 75 degrees.

Saturday evening will be partly cloudy and cooler. Temps will be in the 60s. The Michigan State Spartans have a home game in East Lansing against the Western Michigan University Broncos. Kickoff is at 7:30 p.m. ET. Jackets and sweatshirts will be needed to stay warm.

Sunset is at 7:57 p.m. ET.

Saturday night will be partly cloudy and cool. Temps will be in the 50s.

Sunday will be cloudier and cooler. Afternoon temps will be near 70 degrees. It's a great day for heading to the cider mill for donuts and a warm beverage.

Monday will be mostly sunny and milder, again. Highs near 75 degrees.

Tuesday will be warmer with highs in the low 80s. It will be sunny in the morning and cloudier in the afternoon with showers possible by evening and nighttime.

Wednesday will feel like summer, too, with showers and storms. Highs will be near 85 degrees.

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About the Author:

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."