Warm weather will continue in Atlanta through early next week, but spotty showers and thunderstorms will be around for Mother's Day.
Lingering moisture can produce widely separated thunderstorms later in the day on Mother's day.
A break from stormy weather will come on Monday, but thunderstorms will return to the area by Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.
Highs will be in the mid to upper 80s on Monday and Tuesday but by Wednesday cooler temperatures will arrive with highs in the 70s and remain there through the end of the week.
Tropical Depression Eight could become a tropical storm while brushing the North Carolina coast with rough surf, downpours and locally gusty thunderstorms into midweek.
Tropical Depression Nine developed just south of Florida on Sunday and will turn toward the northeastern Gulf Coast of the United States later this week.
Another strong tropical disturbance has moved off the coast of Africa and bears watching for strengthening and impact on the Caribbean and the United States during September.
Two tropical systems, Madeline and Lester, could pose hazards to Hawaii from the middle of the week into Labor Day weekend.
Though the summer season is winding down, forecasters are predicting a warm start to fall across the Northeast — a weather pattern that could spell bad news for fall foliage lovers.
The worst thing that people who live along coastlines can do is not to prepare for tropical storms and hurricanes.