Friday is going to be a windy one in metro Detroit but once that passes, the forecast is looking gorgeous for the weekend.
Michigan authorities blame lightning strikes for a mobile home fire, a fire place explosion and a tree striking a house.
The National Weather Service has issued a wind advisory from 7 p.m. Wednesday through 3 a.m. Thursday for southeastern Michigan.
High wind gusts have been causing power outages throughout southeast Michigan on Monday.
With metro Detroit and much of Michigan under a Wind Advisory until 7 p.m. Friday, strong gusts are causing problems across much of the state.
The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Advisory in effect until 10 p.m.
The National Weather Service said wind gusts increasing to 45 miles per hour are possible throughout the morning.
Superstorm Sandy is so vast it’s kicking up near record-high waves of 20 feet out on Lake Michigan, several hundred miles from the center of the storm that’s pounding the East Coast.
High winds this evening are causing power outages and traffic signal problems across the Detroit metro area.
Strong winds are expected Friday evening and overnight.