Sunshine will return to the Boston area this weekend, but not before downpours move through Friday into Saturday.
The pattern will bring a risk of flash and urban flooding that can greatly slow travel and disrupt outdoor activities.
For fans heading to the Red Sox game Friday evening, have some rain gear handy in case a downpour develops over the ballpark with little notice. Be prepared to take cover if thunderstorms approach.
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While there is a chance of showers lingering into Saturday afternoon, the period from Saturday night through Monday looks to be free of rain.
Abundant sunshine and low humidity are in the offing for Father's Day.
Showery spells will be likely across much of the U.K. through the first half of the week.
Tropical Storm Guillermo will continue its path toward Hawaii in the coming days bringing large swells and enhanced rainfall to the islands.
A cold front will usher in cooler air into the Northeast this week but not before sending severe storms through the region.
Building heat across Europe this week will approach monthly and all-time record high levels in several cities.
Unsettled weather responsible for flooding downpours in Florida last week will gradually lessen over the next several days.
Boise, ID (2000)
2 small tornadoes passed just south of the airport.
Waterville, NY (2007)
Thunderstorm winds blew large, heavy and bolted down sheds 500 feet onto the roadway.
Philadelphia, PA/ Camden, NJ (1885)
Tornado struck, cutting an 8 mile path, crossed river near present day Walt Whitman Bridge; 5 killed, $500,000 damage. Total of 13 tornadoes within 100 miles of Philadelphia. Street flooding and flooding of homes.