Midwest Heavy Rain and Severe Storms; Poor Air Quality and Elevated Fire Threats In the Northwest; Hurricane Lane Rolls Through Central Pacific

An area of low pressure is expected to lift up through the Midwest and intensify, while producing possible excessive rainfall and severe storms across the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio/Tennessee Valleys. Smoke from wildfires will continue to create poor air quality across parts of Western region. Hurricane Lane continues to move west through the Central Pacific, well east-southeast of Hawaii. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Detroit, Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (KDTW)

Lat: 42.23°NLon: 83.33°WElev: 636ft.

Overcast with Haze

67°F

19°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed NE 6 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1016.3 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 4:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles W Romulus MI

  • Today

    Today: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Light east northeast wind becoming east southeast 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers, mainly after 11pm.  Low around 69. East southeast wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 69 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 80. South wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Northwest wind around 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. North northwest wind around 11 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 79.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 80.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Light east northeast wind becoming east southeast 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Tonight
Showers, mainly after 11pm. Low around 69. East southeast wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 80. South wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Northwest wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. North northwest wind around 11 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
A chance of showers after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles W Romulus MI
 42.23°N 83.41°W (Elev. 659 ft)
4:36 am EDT Aug 20, 2018
5am EDT Aug 20, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 26, 2018
 
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