Metro Detroit weather update: Oct. 18, 2021 afternoon, evening forecast

DETROIT – Here is the Metro Detroit weather forecast update for Oct. 18, 2021 afternoon and evening.

Local forecast

Pleasant stretch of weather

  • Lots of sunshine today through at least the first part of Wednesday.
  • It’s also going to be pretty mild as we top out in the lower 70s Tuesday and Wednesday.

Showers return Thursday

  • Rain showers are expected pretty much all-day Thursday.
  • Some of this rain may arrive late Wednesday, but the daylight hours of Wednesday are okay.
  • The threat for storms looks minimal Thursday, but it’s something we’ll fine tune in the coming days.

Slight chance for rain this weekend

  • Behind the rain Thursday, we see a series of weak disturbances in the region.
  • Not looking like much of anything all that impactful, but a couple of sprinkles or light showers look possible Saturday.

70s being exchanged for 50s

  • We top out in the lower 70s the next two days, but the 50s come roaring back as early as Friday and are around through early next week.

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