The weather this weekend around Boston will be bright, crisp and cool.
For ballgames, conditions will be ideal with low humidity, sunshine and below-average temperatures.
Rain will stay away from the region into Sunday.
The good news for beach goers and bathers is that the surf on Cape Cod should be diminished on Sunday compared to earlier in the weekend as the remnants of Gabrielle is long gone.
The only potential travel problem will be the chance of patchy early morning fog over the interior river valleys of New England Sunday morning.
The next chance of widely separated showers will not be until Monday, when a weak cool front will cross the area.
The risk of flooding downpours and gusty thunderstorms will increase across southern Florida as a tropical disturbance shifts northwestward from Cuba this weekend.
Stargazers will want to dig out their binoculars and telescopes this weekend as Venus and Jupiter shine so close that they appear as one large, bright star in the evening sky.
Typhoon Lionrock is poised to make landfall in Japan early in the new week with heavy rainfall, damaging winds and an inundating storm surge.
Hawaii is facing not one, but two tropical threats next week as Madeline and Lester churn westward.
Slow-moving and repetitive downpours will raise the risk for flash flooding along the western Gulf Coast into early next week.
Hot and dry weather will greet fans and competitors at the 2016 U.S. Open Tennis Championships in Flushing, New York, as play begins Monday, Aug. 29.
Nassau, NY (1990)
Thunderstorm winds overturned boat, injuring 12.
Mt. Washington, NH (1856)
A total of 3 inches of snow on peak of mountain.
Georgia & South Carolina (1881)
335 died in a hurricane. The most severe damage was in Savannah and Charleston.