Metro Detroit weather: Frost Advisory Sunday night, brighter and warmer later

Overnight lows in the 30s with patchy frost

Sunday night will be mostly cloudy before midnight and mostly clear afterward and by dawn. It gets colder with overnight lows in the middle 30s. Bring pets and sensitive plants indoors.
Sunday night will be mostly cloudy before midnight and mostly clear afterward and by dawn. It gets colder with overnight lows in the middle 30s. Bring pets and sensitive plants indoors.

DETROITA Frost Advisory is in effect for Detroit and all of Southeast Michigan from 2:00 a.m. to 8:00 a.m. ET, Monday.

Happy Mother’s Day and welcome to Sunday night, Motown.

The holiday ends with clearing skies and plummeting temps tonight. Frost develops by dawn. Some sun returns early this week, but showers remain possible. Warmer conditions with more stable air arrives by midweek and afterward.

Sunday night will be mostly cloudy before midnight and mostly clear afterward and by dawn. It gets colder with overnight lows in the middle 30s. Bring pets and sensitive plants indoors.

An upper level low over Ontario and Quebec will keep instability in the air here. That means pop-up showers possible late-Monday and late-Tuesday, but each day will not be a wash-out and mostly dry during the day.

Monday will be sunnier with a bump in daytime temperatures. Highs will be in the middle and upper 50s.

Tuesday will be partly sunny with late-afternoon and evening pop-up rain showers. Highs in the upper 50s.

Wednesday will be mostly sunny and milder with more stable air. The average high this time of year is in the upper 60s. Highs reach the low and middle 60s.

Thursday will be mostly sunny and warmer and upper 60s.

Friday will be brighter and just as warm as Thursday. Afternoon temperatures will be in the upper 60s.

Skies will be partly sunny with scattered showers, Saturday, with highs near 70 degrees.

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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."