Saharan dust plume forecast update: Michigan will get skirted by it

There could be some nice sunrises and sunsets in Michigan due to the dust.

DETROIT – The Saharan dust plume moving over North America will head toward Michigan this weekend.

We will get skirted by the plume here in Michigan. There may be a chance to see some nice sunrises and sunsets, if the sky is clear enough.

Saharan dust plume forecast for Michigan (WDIV)
Saharan dust plume forecast for Michigan (WDIV)
Saharan dust plume forecast for Michigan (WDIV)
Saharan dust plume forecast for Michigan (WDIV)
Saharan dust plume forecast for Michigan (WDIV)
Saharan dust plume forecast for Michigan (WDIV)

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Local 4 meteorologist Paul Gross was born in Detroit and has spent his entire life and career right here in southeast Michigan. Paul has researched, written and produced eight half-hour documentaries for WDIV, as well as many science, historical and environmental stories.