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Metro Detroit weather: Sunny, cool and crisp Saturday

Highs in the middle, upper 60s

DETROITA Lakeshore Flood Warning is in effect for Macomb, Monroe and Wayne counties until 10 p.m. Sunday.

A Lakeshore Flood Advisory is in effect for Sanilac and St. Clair counties until 11:59 p.m. Saturday.

Welcome to Saturday, Motown.

It felt like the desert then the tropics much of this week. After the remnants of "Cristobal," it feels like fall all weekend.

It will be cool to mild, Saturday, and a bit warmer, Sunday. Skies will be blue during the day and starry at night. Sky-high temps return next week.

Saturday morning begins with an amazing astronomical sight in the sky. Mars will appear to the upper right of the moon at dawn. The rest of the morning will be clear and cool with temperatures in the 40s and low 50s. A north wind will keep it crisp all morning. Grab your jackets to stay warm and sunglasses to protect your eyes the rest of the day.

Sunrise is at 5:56 a.m.

Saturday afternoon will be mostly sunny and mild. Highs will be in the middle 60s; 10 to 20 degrees below average.

Saturday evening will be fair and cool. Temperatures fall to the 50s just before and after dusk.

Sunset is at 9:11 p.m.

Saturday night will be clear and chilly. Overnight lows will be in the 40s.

Sunday will be sunny and warmer. Highs will be in the low 70s. Another great day for driving motorcycles and convertibles.

Monday will be sunny and more seasonable. It will be much warmer with highs in the upper 70s.

Tuesday becomes hotter. Going to the pool, if they're open, will be much more pleasant with highs in the low and middle 80s.

Wednesday and Thursday will be hotter with more sunshine. Highs will be in the upper 80s and low 90s.

MARINE FORECAST

Lake Erie

Saturday: Wind NE 10-15 knots, Waves 1 ft., Water Temp 68 degrees

Saturday Night: Wind NE 10-15 knots, Waves 1 ft., Water Temp 67 degrees

Sunday: Wind ENE 10-15 knots, Waves 1 ft., Water Temp 67 degrees

Lake Huron

Saturday: Small Craft Advisory. Wind N 10-15 knots, Waves 2-3 ft., Water Temp 57 degrees

Saturday Night: Small Craft Advisory until midnight. Wind N 10-15 knots, Waves 2-3 ft., Water Temp 56 degrees

Sunday: Wind NNE 6-14 knots, Waves 1-2 ft., Water Temp 56 degrees

Lake St. Clair

Saturday: Wind NE 10-15 knots, Waves 0-1 ft., Water Temp 63 degrees

Saturday Night: NNE 10-15 knots, Waves 0-1 ft., Water Temp 62 degrees

Sunday: Wind ENE 5-10 knots, Waves 0-1 ft., Water Temp 62 degrees

UP NORTH FORECAST

Northern Lower Peninsula

Saturday: Sunny and mild. Highs in the mid 60s.

Saturday Night: Clear and chilly. Lows in the 30s.

Sunday: Sunny and mild. Highs in the upper 60s.

Upper Peninsula

Saturday: Sunny and mild. Highs in the mid 60s.

Saturday Night: Frost Advisory. Clear and chilly. Lows in the 30s to low 40s.

Sunday: Sunny and mild. Highs in the low 70s.

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