Atlanta should brace for spotty thunderstorms throughout the weekend and even into early next week.
Storms from Friday will continue into Saturday. Temperatures will hover near the 90-degree-F mark for the weekend before starting to warm up early next week.
Overnight temperatures should stay consistent in the low 70s.
Saturday's storms will interrupt partly sunny skies at times throughout the day. Those with outdoor plans should remain vigilant and seek shelter as soon as thunderstorms develop. The rain will continue into the evening with a lower risk of storms developing overnight.
Sunday will be slightly warmer and there will be a stray thunderstorm developing during the afternoon. Partly sunny skies from the day will shift into a cloudy night.
As June comes to a close, the temperatures will begin to rise slightly and there is a small chance of storms for the beginning of next week.
As July draws to a close, a storm system swinging up from the Deep South will bring downpours to the northeastern U.S. and break the back of an extended heat wave.
Repeating and slow-moving storms will raise the risk of flash flooding and damaging winds over northern and central High Plains into Thursday night.
The F1 season continues this weekend with the German Grand Prix in Hockenheim with disruptive showers and thunderstorms in the forecast.
Highs will run between 10 and 15 degrees Fahrenheit above average across much of the western United States into the upcoming weekend.
Repeating downpours will raise the risk for flash flooding along the Gulf coast and lower Mississippi Valley through the middle days of the week.
The heat felt across the United Kingdom during the middle of July has faded and is not expected to return through at least the first week of August.
2.75" of rain in less than 60 minutes just east of downtown Cleveland. 3.12" of rain fell in less than 60 minutes in Elyria.
Pollack, MD (2008)
Softball-sized hail shattered cars and windows.
Bridgetown, NJ (1803)
Tornado at 8:00 a.m. "The storm increased, and for the space of about three-quarters of an hour the lightnings were incessant and the thundering most awfully majestic." "The body of a covered wagon, taken from the wagon house, torn from from the springs, shattered and set up on end, the axel trees broken and 3 of the wheels torn from the same were found in different places at a distance of 50 feet." "One new wheel of a new heavy strong wagon broken entirely to pieces."