Summer nights are the perfect time to be outdoors.
South Carolina sunset by "gypsy1985" on July 17, 2016. Upload to http://photo.accuweather.com to qualify!
Rainbow in Maryland by "DJM" on July 16, 2016. Upload to http://photo.accuweather.com to qualify!
The heat wave will go on in Oklahoma and parts of Texas for several more days but it will ease some in the Southeast next week. Florida, the Gulf Coast and Texas will see more typical summer heat and humidity. The East Pacific tropics remain very active but the Atlantic is still quiet for now. Maybe there will be signs of life in the Atlantic at the end of the month.
Summer nights are the perfect time to be outdoors. Here are a few ideas for your night sky viewing this weekend. If clouds block your view, chances are you will have a cool lightning show instead!
The flooding situation in China continues to worsen and it may now be the second-worst disaster to ever hit the nation.
Thunderstorms will continue to erupt near the northern edge of the heatwave, enhanced by a series of disturbances rippling along in the upper air flow. This is the NWS Storm Prediction Center's severe thunderstorm outlook for today
The heat is on from the Plains into the East.