Today will be warm in Metro Detroit with hot, humid weather returning next week

Showers possible early Monday

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DETROIT – Happy Father’s Day and welcome to Juneteenth, Motown.

Today (Sunday) will be crisp and clear in the morning and warmer in the afternoon. Tonight will have increasing clouds with rain possible with a warm front. Tomorrow will be warmer after clouds leave. Hazy, hot and humid weather returns afterward.

For astronomy buffs getting up early on the holiday, Venus, Mars, Jupiter and Saturn will be visible between 4:15 a.m. and 5:15 a.m. The rest of Sunday morning will have clear skies, and it goes from chilly to mild. Temperatures start in the 40s and 50s as people and families get ready for services. The mercury rises to the 60s and low 70s by the end of the morning and just before the Tigers game against the Rangers at Comerica Park.

Sunrise is at 5:57 a.m.

Put on plenty of sun block before going outdoors whether it’s for the baseball game, Rock n’ Rides in Royal Oak or other outdoor activities. Skies will be mostly sunny, and it becomes warmer. Highs will be in the middle and upper 70s.

Sunday evening will be partly cloudy and warm. Temperatures will be in the low 70s.

Sunset is at 9:13 p.m.

Sunday night will have increasing clouds. A warm front entering the area will be the focal point of scattered showers and storms that form in the early morning hours of Monday.

Next week

Monday gets sunnier and much warmer after early morning rain. Highs will be in the middle 80s with humidity slowly rising.

Astronomical summer begins Tuesday morning at 5:13 with the summer solstice. Fittingly, it will be hazy, hot and humid with highs in the middle 90s. Heat indices will between 100 and 110 degrees or more. The record high temperature is 96 degrees in 1933.

Wednesday’s record high temperature is 98 degrees from 1988. It will be another scorcher with hazy sunshine. Highs will be in the low and middle 90s. It will feel like 100 degrees or more.

It remains hot Thursday and Friday. Skies will be mostly sunny with highs near 90 degrees 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."