This Day in Southeast Michigan Weather History ...
On July 1, 2014, a derecho produced a swath of wind damage
across Southeast Michigan during the pre-dawn hours. The damage mainly consisted of downed trees. A wind gust to 74 mph was measured in Wixom!
Also on July 1, 1965, the temperature bottomed at 40 degrees for the lowest reading of the month. This is shared with a low of 40 degrees on the 2nd in 2001 for lowest temperatures in the month.