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Severe weather expected for portions of the Central U.S on Thursday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center (SPC) expects severe weather in the Central U.S on Thursday. The area of greatest concern is in the southern and central Plains. This area has been outlined by SPC as a slight risk area. The primary threat with these storms will be damaging winds and large hail, but isolated tornadoes cannot be ruled out.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Detroit, Detroit City Airport (KDET)

Lat: 42.41°NLon: 83.01°WElev: 627ft.

Fog/Mist

54°F

12°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.16 in (1021.2 mb)
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 7 May 3:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Detroit MI

  • Today

    Fog

    Fog

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Patchy Fog

    Patchy
    Fog

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 71 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Monday

    Thunderstorms Likely

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Widespread fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming south southeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
A chance of showers between 7pm and midnight. Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southeast wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South southwest wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South southwest wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. South southwest wind 6 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
Detroit MI
 42.38°N 83.09°W (Elev. 636 ft)
4:14 am EDT May 7, 2015
5am EDT May 7, 2015-6pm EDT May 13, 2015
 
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