Heavy Rainfall And Severe Weather Potential From The Great Lakes and Ohio Valley to South Central Plains; Western Fire Weather Threats Remain Elevated

A low pressure system and front moving through the Mississippi Valley may yield heavy to excessive rainfall and the threat for some severe thunderstorms from parts of the Great Lakes and Ohio Valley to South Central Plains. Fire weather threats will remain elevated across the Northwest into the northern Rockies, as a system from the Pacific moves into and through the area over the next few days. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Selfridge Air National Guard Base (KMTC)

Lat: 42.6°NLon: 82.84°WElev: 577ft.

Light Drizzle Fog/Mist

73°F

23°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.7 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 2.75 mi
Last update 16 Aug 11:56 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Sterling Heights MI

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 71 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. West wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. North wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. North northeast wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 84.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 66.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. West wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
A chance of thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. North wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. North northeast wind 5 to 8 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Sterling Heights MI
 42.57°N 83.04°W (Elev. 630 ft)
9:36 am EDT Aug 16, 2018
12pm EDT Aug 16, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 22, 2018
 
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