Warm and more humid conditions, along with the chance of thunderstorms, will increase this week around Cleveland.
Each day this week will feature moderate to high humidity levels and high temperatures ranging from the upper 70s to the middle 80s F. High temperatures during late June tend to average in the lower 80s.
The combination of warmth, humidity and several storms systems moving along will bring a daily risk of showers and thunderstorms.
Storms Tuesday have the potential to be rather heavy and could bring travel disruptions and perhaps localized flash flooding.
Moving into midweek, Wednesday will see intervals of clouds and sun with a shower or thunderstorm possible during the day. Highs will approach 80 F.
The chance for showers and thunderstorms will continue into Thursday.
The same cold front poised to mark an end to the midsummerlike warmth in the Northeast will also spread rain and thunderstorms into the region as May transitions to June.
The wet pattern in the southern Plains over the past several weeks has nearly eliminated drought conditions across the region.
The warm and humid weekend in Dover, Delaware, may end on a stormy note, possibly affecting Sunday's NASCAR race.
May 31 marks the anniversary of when the widest known tornado struck the El Reno, Oklahoma, area and claimed eight lives in 2013.
With summer just around the corner, many in the United States are preparing for exciting outdoor activities, but coupled with the summer fun comes the return of the pesky and potentially disease-ridden mosquito.
Following another busy weekend for severe storms and flooding in Texas and the southern Plains, the frequent rain and storms will shift eastward.
Daytona Beach, FL (1997)
140 people rescued from rip currents. A man died trying to save his wife.
Vanport, OR (1948)
A railroad bed acting as a dam gave way during a flood along the Columbia River destroying the town of Vanport.
Unseasonably warm weather prevailed across the eastern U.S. Eighteen cities, from Virginia to Ohio and Michigan, reported record high temperatures. Baltimore, MD and Washington, DC reached 97 degrees. Newark, NJ was the nations high temperature at 98 degrees.