Mild and pleasant weather across the U.P. for the next several days
Daytime highs stay close to seasonal throughout the week as high pressure builds over the region.
Building high pressure from the Canadian Prairies brings drier, cooler air to the U.P. to start the week. Its associated northwesterly flow does bring a light-to-moderate concentration of smoke particles from active wildfires in Manitoba and Minnesota -- EGLE’s latest Air Quality Index information still reported ‘good’ (keep updated here).
The high pressure eventually breaks down towards the second half of the week, as a series of upstream systems produce rain showers over Upper Michigan towards the weekend.
Tuesday: Chance of patchy morning fog (especially in the western interior), otherwise mostly sunny and mild; north winds 5-15 mph
>Highs: Upper 60s to Mid 70s (warmer inland south)
Wednesday: Mostly sunny
Thursday: Increasing cloudiness with a chance of showers west in the evening
Friday: Partly to mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers; cooler and breezy
Saturday: Partly to mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers; mild and humid
Sunday: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain
Monday, Labor Day: Partly cloudy and cool
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