Following a surge of humidity and showers to end the week, dry and cooler air will push southward across the Boston area this weekend.
Humidity levels will drop Saturday into Sunday, while showers and spotty drenching storms shift to the south.
As the dry air takes hold, cloud cover will diminish as well.
Temperatures are forecast to remain below average through the weekend with highs most days in the lower 70s. Temperatures typically range from a low of 64 F to a high of 79 F.
During next week, there are signs of some warmer weather for a few days, especially during the last few days of August. Temperatures may climb into the 80s.
AccuWeather meteorologists will also be monitoring a system in the Caribbean this weekend. Tropical activity usually ramps up late in August. September is typically the most active month in terms of tropical storms and hurricanes in the Atlantic Basin.
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The taste of September across the north-central United States will give way to a resurgence of heat, steamy air and severe weather by midweek.
Much cooler air with temperatures more typical of mid- to late September will sweep across the Great Lakes and Northeast early this week.
Residents of the northeastern and midwestern United States should not get used to the September-like air pouring in early this week.
The recent April-like rainy stretch of weather will quickly get erased by a resurgence of sizzling heat in northeastern China this week.
Despite escaping the worst of newly-formed Hurricane Dora, southern Mexico will still face locally flooding downpours and rough seas into Monday.
Much of the southern United States dealing with the aftermath of Cindy will get a break from hot, humid and stormy conditions by the end of the weekend.