Metro Detroit weather: Sunny, mild first day of spring

Sunday highs in mid-50s

Here is the weather forecast for Metro Detroit.

DETROITWelcome to Sunday and the first day of spring, Motown.

Spring officially began with the vernal equinox at 11:33 a.m. That is when the sun is directly over the equator.

Partly cloudy skies become brighter this afternoon. It will also become milder, feeling more like spring with highs in the middle 50s.

Today’s sunset is at 7:46 p.m.

Sunday evening will be clear and cool. Dinnertime temperatures will be near 50°F.

Sunday night will be mostly clear and chilly. Overnight lows will be in the 30s.

Cloudy, rainy week

Monday will be mostly-to-partly sunny and milder. Afternoon temperatures reach the upper 50s to near 60°F.

Tuesday will become cloudier with rain showers arriving. It will be chillier with daytime temperatures in the upper 40s. Closer to Hall Road and into the thumb, there is a chance of snow mixing with rain.

Wednesday will be cool and wet with cloudy skies. Rain is likely with highs just above 50°F.

There’s a chance of rain showers on Thursday. It will be cool again with highs near 50°F.

Friday and Saturday will be sunnier and chilly. Each day will have high temperatures in the upper 40s.

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