Metro Detroit weather: Feeling like summer on an autumn afternoon, scattered showers possible

Highs in the middle 70s

Metro Detroit weather: Highs in the upper 70s Saturday
Metro Detroit weather: Highs in the upper 70s Saturday

DETROIT – Welcome to Saturday afternoon, Motown.

This afternoon will be warm and wonderful with a few showers possible. It will be chillier and drier tonight. A cool down with more fall-like conditions returns Sunday.

Saturday afternoon will be much warmer. You’ll almost want to re-open the pool with highs in the middle and upper 70s. I say, “almost,” because there is a chance of rain late in the afternoon; after 4 p.m. It remains breezy, too, with a stiff southwesterly wind blowing 10 to 20 mph. Rain will be scattered and some towns will remain dry.

Saturday evening will be warm with scattered showers. Temperatures will be in the low 70s, then 60s.

Sunset is at 6:59 p.m.

Saturday night goes from cloudy and wet to partly cloudy and dry. It becomes much cooler with the passage of a cold front. Overnight lows will be in the 40s and low 50s. Air conditioners will have to be switched to heaters.

Sunday will be partly sunny and cooler. It will be crisp with more beautiful fall colors. Highs will be in the low and middle 60s.

Clouds and scattered showers return, Monday. It will be milder with afternoon temperatures in the low 70s.

Another cold front brings cooler weather again, mid-week. Tuesday will be mostly sunny and cool. Highs will be in the middle 60s. Wednesday will have blue skies with daytime temperatures in the low and middle 60s.

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