San Francisco will see a rise in temperatures over the next several days as partially cloudy skies make way for plenty of sunshine.
Temperatures will be on par with usual averages over the weekend before rising up at the start of next week reaching the mid-70s.
After low clouds break in the afternoons, skies should open up to plenty of sunshine. Night skies will be partially cloudy.
Overnight temperatures will hover around the mid- to high 50s.
With no rain projected in the near future, drought relief for the Bay Area is not yet in sight. Much of California remains in a severe drought condition, according to the U.S. Drought Monitor.
Those planning to spend time outdoors with the warmer weather should take precaution when spending extended amounts of time in the sun by using sunscreen regularly throughout the day.
A shark attack was reported on Wednesday on Ocracoke Island, North Carolina, marking the state's seventh attack this year.
In a state plagued by drought, Golden State residents are advised to play it safe with fireworks this Fourth of July.
After a wet June, July will begin with the threat for gusty thunderstorms and flooding downpours centered on the middle Mississippi Valley.
The mercury soared to a whopping 36.7 degrees Celsius on Wednesday at London Heathrow Airport, setting an all-time July record high for the United Kingdom.
The heat wave that started across Spain and Portugal will spread across much of Europe this week with some of the hottest conditions of the year.
July Fourth will be stormy from the central Plains to the mid-Atlantic, while clear skies are in store for much of the Midwest and New England.