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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Detroit, Detroit City Airport (KDET)

Lat: 42.41°NLon: 83.01°WElev: 627ft.

Fair

56°F

13°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 30.01 in
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 3 May 4:53 am EDT

Extended Forecast

  • Today

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Monday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 51 °F

  • Tuesday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 63 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 67 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Light southwest wind increasing to 9 to 14 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind 8 to 10 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers before 9am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9am and 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Southwest wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 51. West southwest wind 9 to 13 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 63. North northeast wind around 7 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles S Hamtramck MI
 42.33°N 83.04°W (Elev. 571 ft)
4:14 am EDT May 3, 2015
6am EDT May 3, 2015-6pm EDT May 9, 2015
 
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