Rain possible this weekend in Metro Detroit after warm, sunny Friday

Friday highs in mid-70s

Here is the weather forecast for Metro Detroit.

DETROITWelcome to Friday, Motown.

Whether you are doing lawn work or playing outdoors, today’s weather will be wonderful. It will be sunny, warm and comfortable. Tonight will be clear and chillier. Tomorrow will be bright and mild. Warmer weather returns Sunday with some rain. Showers are more likely with seasonable warmth early next week.

Friday’s forecast

Today’s sunrise was at 5:59 a.m.

Friday morning will be cool and mainly clear. Temperatures start in the 40s and low 50s. The air will be crisp and invigorating for a morning run before work or setting up graduation ceremonies.

Friday afternoon will be sunny, warm and delightful. Highs will be in the middle 70s. This is great weather for outdoor lunch, after school activities and events at the Detroit Grand Prix.

Friday evening will be clear and warm. Temperatures will be in the upper 60s and low 70s.

Today’s sunset is at 9:05 p.m.

Friday night will be clear and chilly. Overnight lows will be in the 40s.

Mild Saturday, rain chances Sunday

Saturday will be mostly sunny and mild. It may be a bit too cool for the pool, but it will be perfect for other outdoor activities like going to the park, tour a museum or visiting the zoo.

Sunday will be warmer with partly sunny skies and a chance of showers. The day will not be a wash-out. Showers will be scattered. Temperatures will reach the middle and upper 70s. Just listen for any thunder or watch for any lightning while outside.

Next week preview

Monday has a better chance of rain or storms under mostly cloudy to partly sunny skies. Afternoon temps will reach the middle 70s.

Showers and storms become more widely scattered again Tuesday. Highs will be near 75 degrees.

Lawns and gardens will receive more sprinkling Wednesday with showers and storms. Highs will be in the low 70s.

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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."