Mostly sunny finish to Friday, before the rain comes

A Northern Plains system brings weekend rain, potentially heavy at times to Upper Michigan.
A Northern Plains system brings weekend rain, potentially heavy at times to Upper Michigan.
Published: Aug. 11, 2022 at 4:54 PM EDT
Email This Link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn

High pressure lingers over Upper Michigan for a mostly sunny finish to Friday. But, a Northern Plains system approaches the western counties Friday night, bringing scattered rain and few thunderstorms to the region this weekend -- rainfall amounts can exceed half an inch in some areas, with isolated flash flooding possible.

View NWS alerts here.

Tonight: Mostly clear with patchy fog plus patchy frost in interior locations; calm winds

>Lows: Upper 30s to 50s (coldest in the interior west/central, less colder near Lake Superior)

Friday: Mostly sunny and mild, with increasing clouds and evening rain over the western counties; south winds 5 to 15 mph

>Highs: 70s

Saturday: Mostly cloudy with scattered showers, few thunderstorms

>Highs: Upper 60s to Mid 70s

Sunday: Partly to mostly cloudy with isolated showers

>Highs: Upper 60s to Upper 70s

Monday through Wednesday: Partly cloudy with isolated afternoon showers; mild

>Highs: 70s

Thursday: Partly to mostly cloudy with a chance of showers; mild

>Highs: 70s

Copyright 2022 WLUC. All rights reserved.