Los Angeles will have sunny skies and warm temperatures through this weekend, but it does mean no help is arriving to tamp down the region's drought.
Although some low clouds will be around each morning, Monday will be sunny with highs in the upper 70s.
Overnight lows will be in the low 60s.
Looking ahead into the middle of next week, low clouds will give way to sunshine on Tuesday through Saturday. The low-cloud coverage could cause flight delays at Los Angeles International Airport.
Temperatures will stay on the milder side with highs in the upper 70s to low 80s
Wednesday and Thursday will bring weather more common for early July rather than early September, but the summer heat will come to an end by the weekend.
Sunny skies and seasonable conditions will follow low clouds each day through Saturday in the Bay Area.
A push of July-like warmth and humidity will affect Pittsburgh this week during the first part of September.
The combination of moisture from Erika and a non-tropical system will drench areas from Florida to the Georgia coast through the middle of the week.
A rapid shutdown of tropical activity and an end to hurricane season in early September is not likely this year, despite a strong El Nino.
Typhoons and building drought will impact more than one billion people in southeastern Asia this fall.