A great white shark was spotted at Duxbury Beach in Massachusetts earlier this week, forcing evacuations of the water.
Local residents explained the close encounter the animal had with swimmers and fishing enthusiasts trying to enjoy the sunny day.
Great white sharks are not unheard of in the area, though they are very rare. Sightings increase in the summer months when warmer waters usher in more favorable feeding conditions for the sharks at more northern waters.
The threat for severe thunderstorms will shift eastward on Tuesday, pushing into the western Great Lakes by Tuesday night.
Drenching downpours, locally gusty thunderstorms and squalls at sea will continue in and around Florida through much of the week.
A heat wave will grip the Northeastern United States during the last week of July with temperatures climbing well into the 90s each afternoon.
Flooding monsoon rain is expected this week in India, but a drier pattern is expected to set in during August.
The Stockholm Arlanda Airport in Sweden is giving travlers a chance to sample weather at various destinations around the world through the use of the Climate Portal.
The Dead Sea is disappearing at an alarming rate, leaving behind thousands of sinkholes that are chipping away at the coastline's vibrant and touristy atmosphere.