Labor Day weekend weather in Metro Detroit: sun, rain, sun, rain
In a nutshell, here’s the weather forecast for Friday through Labor Day on Monday: sun, rain, sun, rain.
“Friday is going to be dry but there’s an increasing chance of rain on Saturday,” said National Weather Service meteorologist Phil Kurimski, working from the White Lake Township office. “Sunday will be dry and there is a chance of rain and thunderstorms on Labor Day.”
According to the NWS, the high for Friday will be in the upper 70s, mid-80s on Saturday, the low 80s on Sunday and the upper 80s on Labor Day.
“Just showers and thunderstorms, no severe weather,” Kurimski said.
On this date in 1982, Detroit, Flint and Saginaw set a new low temperature record for the month of August. Flint and Saginaw hit 37 degrees while Detroit registered 38 degrees.
Friday: Partly cloudy with highs of 76 to 80.
Friday night: Partly cloudy. Lows 65 to 69.
Saturday: Breezy with a 50 percent chance showers and thunderstorms. Highs of 83 to 87.
Saturday night: Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms until 2 a.m. Lows 68 to 72.
Sunday: Partly cloudy with highs of 80 to 84.
Sunday night: Partly cloudy with lows of 66 to 70.
Labor Day: Partly cloudy with a chance of 50 percent showers and thunderstorms. Highs of 78 to 82.
Monday night: Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows 66 to 70.
Tuesday: Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs 78 to 82.
Tuesday night: Mostly clear with lows of 61 to 65.