Metro Detroit weather: What to expect this weekend

Highs near 45 degrees

Metro Detroit weather for Nov. 1, 2019
Metro Detroit weather for Nov. 1, 2019

DETROIT – Happy Friday, Motown, and welcome to November!

The first day of the month will be will have some sun, but it will be chilly and brisk. It turns colder tonight. A few rain drops and snowflakes are possible during the first weekend of November as we “Fall Back.”

Friday morning will be mostly cloudy and breezy. After a wind advisory expires, temperatures start around the freezing mark give or take a degree or two. Those degrees matter, too, because areas with temps at or below 32 degrees will be more slippery thank those above 32 degrees after Halloween showers. Skies will be mostly cloudy. Wind speeds remain near 20 mph, so hold on to your hats.

Sunrise is at 8:06 a.m. ET.

Friday afternoon will be partly sunny and chilly. A westerly wind will blow at 6 to 14 mph. Remember your jackets and hats to remain warm.

Friday evening remains chilly outside Little Caesars Arena during the Chance The Rapper concert. Temperatures will be near 40 degrees.

Sunset is at 6:27 p.m. ET.

Friday night will be mostly cloudy and cold, again. Overnight lows return to the freezing mark.

Saturday will be cloudy with scattered rain and snow showers. Snow accumulation will be negligible, but drivers must be careful on slippery streets, especially on ramps, bridges and overpasses.

Remember to turn your clocks back one hour before going to bed, Saturday night. Daylight Saving Time comes to an end, and we “fall back.” Also, it’s important to change battered in all alarms, including smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors.

After we save an hour of sleep. Sunday will be mainly cloudy and chilly. Afternoon temps will be near 45 degrees.

Clouds hang around, Monday, and it will not be as chilly. Daytime temps will be near 50 degrees.

Showers return, Tuesday, with highs near 50 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."