Metro Detroit weather: Skies become overcast Saturday night, rain for Mother’s Day

Lows in the low 40s

Tonight will be cloudy and chilly, but it will not be as cold as recent ones. Rain arrives for Mother’s Day, tomorrow, with more persistent showers farther south. Plus, the holiday will be chilly. Sunnier skies return next week with higher temps. It will feel more like spring by the end of it.
Tonight will be cloudy and chilly, but it will not be as cold as recent ones. Rain arrives for Mother’s Day, tomorrow, with more persistent showers farther south. Plus, the holiday will be chilly. Sunnier skies return next week with higher temps. It will feel more like spring by the end of it.

DETROIT – Welcome to Saturday night and Mother’s Day weekend, Motown.

Tonight will be cloudy and chilly, but it will not be as cold as recent ones. Rain arrives for Mother’s Day, tomorrow, with more persistent showers farther south. Plus, the holiday will be chilly. Sunnier skies return next week with higher temps. It will feel more like spring by the end of it.

Saturday night will be mostly cloudy and chilly for last minute Mother’s Day shoppers. Lows will be in the low 40s.

Sunrise is at 6:18 a.m. ET.

Happy Mother’s Day, Sunday! Plan indoor activities for Mom and you family as everyone celebrates. It will be cooler with rain returning, mainly south of 8 Mile Road. Highs will be in the low 50s to near 55 degrees with wet conditions.

Monday will be sunnier again with a bump in daytime temperatures. Highs will be near 60 degrees.

Tuesday and Wednesday will be partly to mostly sunny and mild. The average high this time of year is in the upper 60s. Highs reach the low and middle 60s.

Thursday has a chance of showers with highs in the middle and upper 60s.

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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."