Dallas will see a stretch of dry, sunny weather for the next several days.
Temperatures will range from the upper 90s and even near the 100 F mark, slightly above usual averages for this time of year. Overnight temperatures consistently settle into the upper 70s into the weekend.
Skies will be mostly sunny with the chance of rain in the forecast over the weekend. Sunday could bring an afternoon thunderstorm with showers. Still, the pop up storm will not be enough to start relieving drought concerns.
Much of the West is dealing with significant drought and Texas is no exception.
The lack of rain will not aid the over 35 percent of the state classified as being in a severe drought. Nearly 3 percent of the state is in exceptional drought, the highest classification according to the U.S. Drought Monitor.
For fans headed to Globe Life Park to catch some of the Rangers' three game home series against the Los Angeles Angels, conditions will be mostly clear but hot. Sunday's 2:05 p.m. state could be impacted by a quick thunderstorm. Upon the first sign of a thunderstorm, seek indoor shelter.
When spending extended amount of time in the sun, take proper precautions and apply sunscreen regularly. Additionally, it is essential to stay hydrated by drinking enough water when temperatures are so high.
Repeating and slow-moving storms will raise the risk of flash flooding and damaging winds over the northern and central High Plains into Thursday night.
Thunderstorms will bring the risk of severe weather to a portion of the mid-Atlantic states into Thursday night.
As July draws to a close, a storm system swinging up from the Deep South will bring downpours to the northeastern U.S. and break the back of an extended heat wave.
Rounds of showers and thunderstorms moving westward off the coast of Africa may pave the way for future tropical systems over the Atlantic Ocean in the weeks ahead.
Highs will run between 10 and 15 degrees Fahrenheit above average across much of the interior western United States into the upcoming weekend.
A budding tropical system threatens to bring flooding rain to the Philippines into this weekend with potential future impacts on China and Taiwan.
5-12" of rain north of Denver led to serious flash flooding (28th-29th). 108 mobile homes were destroyed and 481 others were damaged in Ft. Collins. 5 people were killed and 40 others injured.
Sharon, PA (1999)
70 mph wind gus in a thunderstorm.
Small but intense storm, said to be the worst in about 50 years, hit southern Mississippi (where Camille hit in 1969). U.S. Coast Guard cutter lost with 39 aboard.