Cold temps start out week in metro Detroit

Published On: May 13 2013 01:01:42 AM EDT   Updated On: May 13 2013 08:49:44 AM EDT

The National Weather Service measured a low temperature of 30 degrees at Metro Airport Monday morning.

This tied the May 13th record low set in 1971.

The morning cold will be followed by sunshine and a cool afternoon. It will be mostly sunny with highs near 55 (ten to fifteen degrees below average) and wind from the west 5 to 10 mph.

Monday night will be cold, but most areas will be above freezing. Detroit will be near 40 with increasing clouds. Other places will be in the middle and upper 30s.

The rest of the week will be warmer. Tuesday will be mild with a chance of showers and thunderstorms and highs near 65.

Wednesday will have morning showers, and the afternoon high will jump to 80 degrees or slightly more. Thursday and Friday will be in the low 70s.

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