1-2 inches of rain Thursday hits parts of Wayne County
Metro Detroit residents still dealing with the aftermath of the Aug. 11 downpours that flooded major freeways and damaged homes were dealt more rain and a flood advisory Thursday night.
Heavy rain fell in Hamtramck and Grosse Pointe by 11 p.m. after 1 to 2 inches had fallen between 9:45 and 10:45 p.m., the weather service said. The weather service issued a urban/small stream flood advisory for northeast Wayne County until 1:30 a.m. Friday.
Through Thursday afternoon, Detroit Metro Airport had recorded 5.72 inches of rain for the month — 3.64 above normal, the National Weather Service records show.
There’s another chance for rain before 10 a.m. Friday, bringing between a tenth and quarter of an inch, according to NWS. Highs could reach the low 80s under mostly cloudy skies.
Saturday’s forecast calls for sunny skies and highs around 80.