The welcome stretch of dry weather around Washington, D.C., will only hold through Tuesday.
An area of high pressure will allow dry weather to dominate through Tuesday as temperatures gradually rebound.
Lawns and gardens that became soaked Friday morning and were deemed too wet to mow or plant in over the weekend will have a chance to dry out.
Levels on the Potomac River and other rivers will continue to recede, while other outdoor activities will be able to go on as scheduled without interruptions.
Temperatures will climb to the upper 70s on Tuesday. However, summerlike heat and humidity will remain suppressed south of Washington, D.C.
Warmer and more humid air will pour in on Wednesday, setting the stage for a storm system to ignite another round of showers and thunderstorms. The afternoon will likely be more active than the morning and some of the thunderstorms will turn heavy and gusty.
Outdoor plans later Wednesday may have to be delayed, postponed or moved indoors.
The storm will open the door for more comfortable air to arrive late in the week and for the start of the Memorial Day holiday weekend.
While temperatures will quickly trend upward for Memorial Day, it will likely not be hot and humid for the unofficial start to summer.
Four people in Florida are likely the first in the United States to contract the Zika virus by local mosquitoes, officials said Friday.
Rounds of drenching showers and heavy thunderstorms will heighten the risk of flash flooding across the northeastern United States through the final weekend of July.
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.
The Formula One race in Hockenheim, Germany, this weekend could become the third consecutive race to be disrupted by showers and thunderstorms.
Additional downpours are likely to roll across northern New Jersey and could suspend play during the late rounds at the 98th PGA Championship at Baltusrol Golf Club this weekend.
Tropical Depression 06w threatens to bring flooding rain to the Philippines into this weekend with potential future impacts on China and Taiwan.
Flooding in SW Connecticut. Bridgeport gets 11.32" of rain, $250,000 damage.
Burlington, NJ (1925)
Large amount of hail fell and remained on the ground for 3 days.
Colorado Springs, Colorado (1978)
A freak thunderstorm dropped damaging hail to a depth of 2 feet. Much of it had to be plowed from the freeway.