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Metro Detroiters who have been getting used to 80-plus degree weather may have to wait a few more days because this weekend’s forecast will be much closer to normal.

Going into this weekend, forecasters say, temperatures will reach into the mid-to-high 60s — normal for the end of September and early October.

“It will be a little bit cooler tomorrow. We’re looking at low to mid 60s,” said Trent Frey of the National Weather Service in White Lake Township. “Then we’ll start to see a rebound coming into Sunday with mostly mid 60s, but a couple of areas can see high 60s.”

Just wait, because the region could see 80 degrees by the middle of next week, he said.

“We might get a touch of the 80s this week,” he said. “That will be obviously a bit warmer than average. But we’re not expecting the same warmup we had last week and earlier this week.”

Fry said a cold front will be coming through and bringing a slight chance for showers in the afternoon with a high of 68 and a low of 49.

On Saturday, expect clear skies with a high of 63 and a low into the evening of 47, with Sunday bringing a high of 66 to a low of 53, Frey said.

But the true warm-up happens on Monday with temps in the mid-70s and will continue warming into Tuesday as well, he said.

Frey said the average temperatures for this time of the year are normally in the mid to low 60s.

lfleming@detroitnews.com

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