Cleveland: Stormy Weekend on Tap

By Katy Galimberti, Staff Writer
August 17, 2014; 3:38 AM ET
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Thunderstorms will plague the Cleveland area throughout the weekend and into early next week.

Temperatures will rest near the 75 F mark.

Usual temperatures for this time of year are near the 80 F mark.

Sunday will bring humidity to the region as pummeling storms continue. Those with outdoor plans for the weekend should take extra caution. At the first sign of a thunderstorm, seek indoor shelter immediately.

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The storms may prove troublesome for fans headed to Progressive Field hoping to catch the Indians take on the Baltimore Orioles over the weekend. Persistent thunderstorms could result in delays.

Looking ahead into next week, storms should move out by Tuesday and temperatures will rise closer to normal around midweek.


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