Showers and thunderstorms will linger around the Atlanta area through Wednesday with a heavy rain possible before the end of the week.
Temperatures are forecast to remain in the 80s on both Tuesday and Wednesday before falling into the 70s for the rest of the week.
A normal high temperature for mid-May in Atlanta is 79 degrees.
Both Tuesday and Wednesday will feature a few showers and thunderstorms, possibly causing delays for any outdoor activities.
A steadier rain is expected to move into the area on Thursday, helping to keep temperatures in the lower 70s.
Nicer weather will be making a return with abundant sunshine, lower humidity and highs in the middle 70s.
Several storms will bring periods of rain and gusty winds to the west coast of the United States next week with the potential for one of these to reach Southern California.
This weekend will feel dramatically different from earlier this week in the northeastern United States as colder weather, and in some cases, a taste of winter with snow arrives.
The changing of the seasons will bring beneficial rainfall to northern Brazil, a region that has experienced severe drought over the past several years.
Rain will continue to cause travel delays and raise the risk of isolated flooding in parts of the northeastern United States and Atlantic Canada into the weekend.
Damaging storms pounded the Pacific Northwest, while two powerful typhoons struck the Philippines within a four-day span.
Typhoon Haima made a second landfall in southeast China on Friday after leaving at least 13 dead in the northern Philippines.
Tuscaloosa, AL (1994)
Lightning struck during Alabama-Mississippi football game. 3 people were injured.
Kansas City, MO (1996)
6.5" of snow. 8 million dollars damage from downed trees and powerlines.
SW Caribbean (1998)
Tropical Storm Mitch formed. Mitch went on to lead to devastating flooding and loss of life across Central America later in the month.