Locally heavy Southern storms and heat will continue in the Atlanta area into early this week.
In addition to disrupting outdoor activities, the storms can cause significant travel delays as they cross major interstate highways and Atlanta International Airport.
Most of the storms through Monday will occur during the afternoon and evening hours, but there will be a few exceptions.
High temperatures will be in the lower 90s F, while overnight lows will be within a few degrees of 70. AccuWeather RealFeel® temperatures will peak near 100.
High temperatures are forecast to trend downward during the middle of this week as cloud cover and the chances of multiple showers and thunderstorms per day increase.
Darby will continue to deliver locally heavy rain, gusty winds and rough surf to Hawaii into early Monday. But the tropical storm will provide long-term benefits.
Dangerous heat will surge northward and send temperatures soaring across the northwestern United States during the final week of July.
Much of the eastern United States will continue to swelter with above-average temperatures into the end of the month.
With the heat of summer comes many unwelcomed pests, including mosquitoes, ants, fruit flies, wasps and stink bugs, into outdoor spaces and homes.
Throughout the duration of the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, one group of athletes will be paying close attention to the weather forecast and, in particular, the wind as they go for the gold.
A hot day throughout the state; Columbus 104 degrees; Augusta - 106 degrees; Louisville - 112 degrees -- record high for state.
Tucson, AZ (1952)
60-mph winds ripped roofs off an apartment complex and an airplane hangar, sweeping dust and sand through the city and leaving 200 persons homeless.
North Carolina (1975)
Lightning killed 13 cows during a thunderstorm at Kenansville. Heavy rains elsewhere in the state forced the Tar River out of its banks at Greenville, causing 14 families to evacuate their homes.