After a blazing heat wave, Seattle's temperatures will dip with showers and clouds to follow into early this week.
"An onshore flow and a few dips in the jetstream will keep Seattle unsettled with near to slightly below-normal temperatures over the coming days," AccuWeather.com Meteorologist Brian Edwards said.
By midweek, temperatures will drop even more to the upper 60s.
Along with the cooler air, there is a chance of rain for the area on Wednesday throughout the afternoon and early evening.
By late week, a chance for sun will return to the area with temperatures climbing to the mid-70s.
A budding tropical disturbance has the potential to strengthen significantly and reach Florida with strong winds, coastal flooding and torrential rainfall during Sunday and Monday.
Rounds of showers and thunderstorms will bring the potential for flash flooding and localized damaging wind gusts through Thursday.
A deadly earthquake struck central Italy at 3:36 a.m. local time on Wednesday with tremors felt as far away as the capital city of Rome.
Stargazers will want to dig out their binoculars and telescopes this weekend as Venus and Jupiter shine so close that they appear as one large, bright star in the evening sky.
One final surge of heat will encompass much of England and Wales from Tuesday through Thursday.
A teenager is alive and recovering after contracting a rare brain-eating amoeba in Florida, hospital officials said.
Hampton Roads, VA (1990)
Very heavy rain fell during the morning, causing widespread flooding. There was also 7.33 inches of rain at Virginia Beach. Between 4 and 5 inches of rain fell at Hampton Roads.
Cloudburst at Guinea, VA - 9.25 inches of rain in only 40 minutes.
Vostok, Wilkes Land, Antarctic a (1960)
About 1,176 kilometers from the Indian Ocean, the mercury fell to minus 127 degrees F (minus 88C). This was the lowest recorded temperature ever on the face of the earth, until July 21, 1983, when the temperature reached minus 128.6 degrees at the same location.