Severe storms will fire up Tuesday afternoon and evening, threatening outdoor activities and travel.
Tropical Depression Two has formed in the Atlantic and could become the next tropical storm of the season by midweek.
Warm and humid air in place over much of the Midwest and Northeast at midweek will contribute to the risk of drenching, gusty and locally severe thunderstorms on Wednesday.
After temperatures briefly climb to typical midsummer levels, another cooldown will roll into the Midwest and expand to the East for the last part of July.
Just when the atmosphere was beginning to warm up around the New York City area, another push of cool air will settle into the region.
Severe storms will fire up Tuesday afternoon and evening, threatening outdoor activities and travel for many.
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Unseasonable warmth is expected to continue from the United Kingdom through northern Europe and Scandinavia into the weekend.
Minneapolis will see seasonable weather for the next several days before another round of storms looms over the weekend.
As California continues to be plagued by intense drought conditions, some surfers are reaping what may be one of very few benefits to such a dry season.
With the recent heat fading away, more relief will greet the Northwest by midweek in the form of rain.
Waterbury, CT (1926)
105 degrees -- record high for state.
Spokane, WA (1980)
Mt. St. Helen's erupted again; flash flood watch issued for 20 mile radius due to mud slides.
Heat wave continues; Ft. Worth, Waco and Wichita Falls all over 100 degrees for the 30th consecutive day. El Paso had its 40th consecutive day of 100 degree plus heat.