It hit just near the end of popular metro Detroit Labor Day event Arts, Beats & Eats, sending some scrambling for cover as torrents of rain fell and wind lashed booths.
A Saturday evening of vicious weather ends with thousands without power, and DTE says 17,000 remain in the dark as of Sunday evening.
A gusty and at times dangerous storm rolled through metro Detroit late Saturday afternoon, disrupting the daylong cruise event.
Severe thunderstorms ripped through the WWJ listening area Saturday evening causing damage and power outages.
After Monday’s vicious storms knocked power out to thousands of metro Detroiters, utility crews have been busy restoring power.
DTE Energy says they continue to make progress in restoring power to those still without following Monday’s fast-moving storms.
Among the local communities hardest hit by storm damage Monday were residents in the City of Dearborn.