Severe Thunderstorms Possible From The Plains To The Great Lakes, Heat Wave To Continue Over The Southern U.S.

Scattered strong to severe thunderstorms capable of damaging winds, large hail, isolated tornadoes, and heavy rainfall will be possible through tonight from the central Plains to the Great Lakes and Northeast U.S. The heavy rainfall could lead to localized flash flooding. Excessive heat will persist across the southern Plains and Desert Southwest early this week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Pontiac, Oakland County International Airport (KPTK)

Lat: 42.66°NLon: 83.41°WElev: 981ft.

Overcast

81°F

27°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed W 15 G 25 mph
Barometer 29.92 in (1012.3 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 18 Aug 1:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Farmington Hills MI

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Southwest wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 9pm.  Areas of fog after 2am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. East wind 6 to 8 mph becoming south southwest in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Areas Fog

    Low: 70 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Areas of fog before 8am.  Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Light west wind.

    Areas Fog
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 83 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 80.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Southwest wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 9pm. Areas of fog after 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. East wind 6 to 8 mph becoming south southwest in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Areas of fog before 8am. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Light west wind.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Farmington Hills MI
 42.49°N 83.38°W (Elev. 830 ft)
11:26 am EDT Aug 18, 2019
1pm EDT Aug 18, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 24, 2019
 
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