The storms produced heavy rain and flash flood warnings were posted.
The National Weather service says damaging wind gusts up to 60 miles per hour, hail and even an isolated tornado are possible.
Showers and thunderstorms rolled into the Metro Detroit area Tuesday night leaving pockets of power outages and downed trees.
It’s hard to believe but after temperatures in the 70s on Tuesday, metro Detroit is waking up to a fresh coating of snow.
The state of Michigan has partially activated the State Emergency Operations Center due to the severe weather and flooding occurring throughout Michigan’s Lower Peninsula.
“We are going to be watching it through the night … and if it requires salting we will be out there salting,” said a spokesperson for the Wayne County Road Commission.
After a warm spring weekend, could you stand more snow?
This is the season for severe weather and that’s what the northern portions of Oakland, Macomb and St. Clair Counties experienced overnight.
Trained spotters for the National Weather Service report a 65 miles per hour wind gust around 7:30 p.m. near Holly.
Outages were scattered across the area, Thursday, with wind gusts reaching 45 miles per hour.