Metro Detroit live weather radar and alerts: Tracking rain and flooding

SE Michigan under flood watch through Thursday morning

Watch live Michigan weather radar and updates from the Local4Casters weather team at WDIV in Detroit.
Watch live Michigan weather radar and updates from the Local4Casters weather team at WDIV in Detroit.

METRO DETROIT – We’re tracking weather alerts issued this week amid heavy rains and flooding across Metro Detroit.

Current weather alerts

  • A river flood warning has been issued for Livingston, Macomb and Wayne counties from Thursday until further notice.
  • A lakeshore flood advisory has been issued for Sanilac and St. Clair counties through 8 a.m. Thursday.
  • A high wind warning has been issued for Sanilac and St. Clair counties until 8 a.m. Thursday.
  • A flood watch has ended for the following 11 southeastern Michigan counties: Genesee, Lapeer, Lenawee, Livingston, Macomb, Monroe, Oakland, Sanilac, St. Clair, Washtenaw and Wayne. The watch was originally in effect until Thursday morning, but was canceled early.

Forecast: What to expect

From the Local4Casters on Thursday morning:

  • Tuesday and Wednesday showers dropped 2-5 inches of rain across the region.
  • Scattered rain showers will be coming and going during the day.
  • Rain will be lighter compared to Tuesday and Wednesday.
  • Winds will shift NE to SW and move at 5-15 mph, gusting at 20 mph.
  • Rain showers will taper off late Thursday night.

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Dave Bartkowiak Jr. is the digital managing editor for ClickOnDetroit.