A Large and Slow-Moving Storm System with Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain

A large storm system will slowly track from the south-central U.S. into the East the rest of the week with strong to severe thunderstorms and heavy rain with flooding. Today's threat for severe storms is across Texas toward the Arklatex and heavy rain with flooding from the south-central Plains into the Lower Mississippi Valley. Also, critical fire weather threats are present again in New Mexico. Read More >

Current conditions at

Detroit, Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (KDTW)

Lat: 42.23°NLon: 83.33°WElev: 636ft.

A Few Clouds

71°F

22°C

Humidity 34%
Wind Speed NE 8 mph
Barometer 30.21 in (1023.1 mb)
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 May 2:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport MI

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. East northeast wind around 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Northeast wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. East southeast wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then showers likely between 2am and 5am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am.  Low around 64. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then showers likely between 8am and 2pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  High near 78. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 5am, then showers likely.  Low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 5pm.  High near 70. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers between 8pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 73.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. East northeast wind around 9 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Northeast wind 6 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. East southeast wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then showers likely between 2am and 5am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am. Low around 64. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then showers likely between 8am and 2pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. High near 78. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 5am, then showers likely. Low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 5pm. High near 70. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers between 8pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 73.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Memorial Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport MI
 42.24°N 83.32°W (Elev. 630 ft)
2:14 pm EDT May 24, 2022
3pm EDT May 24, 2022-6pm EDT May 30, 2022
 
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