High Probability of Delays Expected at Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County (DTW) on May 4, 2021

Delays are expected at Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County (DTW) today. All times on this page are displayed in local time for Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County .

Risk Beginning Ending Details
High 2:00 AM on 5/4 3:00 AM on 5/4 More information
High 3:00 AM on 5/4 9:00 AM on 5/4 More information

Not the information you were looking for?

High Probability of Delays Between 2:00 AM on 5/4 and 3:00 AM on 5/4

During this time period the airport expects to experience low visibility which will cause a high likelihood that flights will experience delays.

Here is a look at what the forecast conditions are and what is required for normal operation:

Normal Forecast
Conditions None Mist

Visibility Greater than 2 0.75
Wind Less than 11.8 MPH 5.9 MPH
Clouds Higher than 1,000 Clear

While the weather conditions should be good enough to land aircraft the low visibility caused by these weather conditions will probably require ATC to slow down the flow of traffic to ensure that aircraft arrive safely.

High Probability of Delays Between 3:00 AM on 5/4 and 9:00 AM on 5/4

During this time period the airport expects to experience low clouds and low visibility which will cause a high likelihood that flights will experience delays.

Here is a look at what the forecast conditions are and what is required for normal operation:

Normal Forecast
Conditions None Mist

Visibility Greater than 2 10
Wind Less than 11.8 MPH 4.7 MPH
Clouds Higher than 1,000 Overcast at 400

While the weather conditions should be good enough to land aircraft the low visibility caused by these weather conditions will probably require ATC to slow down the flow of traffic to ensure that aircraft arrive safely.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *