The start of the weekend is shaping up to be a nice one for the Detroit area.
An area of high pressure will build in across the Great Lakes, setting the stage for several pleasant days.
It will be a beautiful start to the weekend with plenty of sunshine and highs in the lower 80s.
Those partaking in outdoor activities will want to remember to apply sunblock as the sun's rays are approaching their peak strength.
Clouds are set to roll into the city by Sunday; however, with a shower or thunderstorm and highs in the 70s.
Nights will remain on the mild side ranging from the mid- to upper-50s.
Folks heading to Comerica Park to watch the Tigers take on the Red Sox on Saturday night will have great weather for baseball.
Dry weather will make a return for the start of the upcoming week with partial sunshine and highs near 80 on Monday.
As the Northeast further dries out amid another rain-free weekend, residents may be wondering if this is a sign of things to come for July.
The risk of thunderstorms and severe weather will return to the north-central United States this weekend, including some areas that were hit by violent storms on Wednesday.
Showers threaten to cause delays on a nearly daily basis next week at the 2016 Wimbledon Championships.
At least 23 people have died in West Virginia as a result of extreme flooding that inundated portions of the state on Thursday.
Another round of sizzling heat threatens to aggravate the ongoing wildfire situation across the southwestern United States through early week.
Air conditioning costs U.S. homeowners nearly $11 billion in energy expenses annually, according to the U.S. Department of Energy.
Anchorage, AK (1953)
86 degrees -- record high for city.
Ohio Valley, Lower Great Lakes (1988)
Extreme Heat: Location: High Temperature(F): Canton, OH 100 Erie, PA 100 Milwaukee, WI 100 Pittsburgh, PA 98 (June record) Youngstown, PA 99 (hottest so early in season) Buffalo, NY 96 Toledo, OH 104 (June record) Detroit, MI 104 (June record tied) Chicago, IL 103 Cleveland, OH 104 (all-time record) Ft. Wayne, IN 106 (all-time record tied) South Bend, IN 104 (June record) Cincinnati, OH 102 Dayton, OH 102 (June record) Evansville, IN 101 Indianapolis, IN 102 (June record tied) Lexington, KY 101
Tupelo, MS (1991)
Flooding downpours: 1.25" or rain in 15 minutes; water reached the level of car windows in the street.