DETROIT (WWJ) — Batten down the hatches, it could get windy tonight.

As a part of the Hazardous Weather Outlook for southeast Michigan provided by the National Weather Service, the forecast says that wind gusts could reach at least 50 miles per hour with a slight chance of thunderstorms on Monday night.

The storms are not expected to be severe, but high winds could cause property damage and power outages.

The affected counties include Midland, Bay, Huron, Saginaw, Tuscola, Sanilac, Shiawassee, Genesee, Lapeer, St. Clair, Livingston, Oakland, Macomb, Washtenaw, Wayne, Lenawee and Monroe.

Know before you go: Keep it tuned to WWJ Newsradio 950 for the latest forecast during traffic and weather, every 10 minutes on the 8s. See the live, local radar now at this link.

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