Metro Detroit weather update: April 23, 2021 afternoon, evening forecast

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DETROIT – Here is the Metro Detroit weather forecast update for April 23, 2021 afternoon and evening.

Local Forecast

Rain this weekend

  • Rain returns Saturday, so keep the umbrellas handy.
  • Likely starting after noon, and should be wrapped up by sunrise Sunday.
  • Not a big time rain event. Rainfall will range from a tenth to half an inch.

Did someone say 80?

  • Warming trend in place over the next week or so.
  • Some spots may crack 80 Tuesday of next week.

Rain and storms next week

  • Showers looking likely Wednesday into Thursday of next week.
  • Still too far out to talk specifics on threats, but storms looking very possible.

Other Headlines

2011 Super Outbreak anniversary

  • The anniversary of the 2011 Super Outbreak is Sunday through Wednesday of next week.
  • This outbreak produced 360 tornadoes over the course of these days, killed 324 people and injured more than 3,000.