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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest through Friday; Severe storms for Ohio Valley on Friday

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds - with blizzard conditions - to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest through Friday creating treacherous travel conditions. Also, strong winds and dry conditions are creating extreme wildfire threats in the southern Plains. Meanwhile, this system will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms to the Ohio Valley on Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Detroit, Detroit City Airport (KDET)

Lat: 42.41°NLon: 83.01°WElev: 627ft.

A Few Clouds

64°F

18°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed W 8 mph
Barometer 29.72 in (1006.2 mb)
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Feb 11:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SE Detroit MI

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 67. West northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming north.

    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Low around 41. Northeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain and thunderstorms likely before 10am, then a chance of rain and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 67. East wind 6 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 67 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain and thunderstorms before 3am, then rain likely.  Low around 42. South wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 42 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. Breezy, with a southwest wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 44 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of snow before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 38.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of snow after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of rain and snow before noon, then a chance of rain between noon and 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 42.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 67. West northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming north.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Low around 41. Northeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Rain and thunderstorms likely before 10am, then a chance of rain and thunderstorms after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 67. East wind 6 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Rain and thunderstorms before 3am, then rain likely. Low around 42. South wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. Breezy, with a southwest wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 38.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Monday
A chance of rain and snow before noon, then a chance of rain between noon and 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 42.
Monday Night
A chance of rain before 9pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 9pm and midnight, then a chance of snow after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49.
Tuesday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 38.
Wednesday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 50.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SE Detroit MI
 42.36°N 83.07°W (Elev. 627 ft)
12:15 pm EST Feb 23, 2017
12pm EST Feb 23, 2017-6pm EST Mar 1, 2017
 
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