Metro Detroit weather: Fantastic Friday weather for October’s first day

Afternoon temps in the mid 70s, mild evening

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DETROIT – Welcome to Friday, Motown.

Now this is the way to end the week and start a new month, am I right? Today’s weather is wonderful blue skies and warm conditions. He remains comfortable with temperatures in the mid 70s.

Friday evening will be clear and mild. Great weather for dinner outdoors and an outdoor treat at a cider mill. Temperatures will be in the low 70s at suppertime.

Sunset is at 7:14 p.m.

We will have a starry night with temperatures in the 60s and upper 50s by midnight. Overnight lows will be in the 40s and low 50s. Depending on your comfort level, we can sleep safely with the windows up or cozy up with a blanket or two.

Sunrise is at 7:32 a.m.

Some rain showers arrive on Saturday, but it will not be a washout. Many festivals and events that start in the morning should go off without a hitch. It will be cool in the morning and mild to warm in the afternoon. Clouds increase as the mercury rises to the upper 70s. A few rain showers start to move in late in the afternoon and Saturday evening. Grab your favorite green and white ponchos before going to the Michigan State football game against Western Kentucky in East Lansing. Kickoff is at 7:30 p.m.

Sunday will have on and off rain, and it will be cooler. Afternoon temperatures will be near 70°F.

Monday will be mostly cloudy with scattered showers. Highs in the low 70s.

Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday will have a mixture of sun and clouds. On and off rain persists, but each day will not be a wash-out. Highs in the low 70s each day.

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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."