Dry weather will be the story in Boston this weekend following a wet Saturday morning.
Similar to Saturday afternoon, Sunday will feature sunshine mixing with some clouds with temperatures around the upper 60s. A cool breeze will also blow.
Anyone headed to the ballpark to watch the Red Sox host the Tigers Sunday evening shouldn't have to worry about needing an umbrella; although a light coat may be needed as temperatures drop into the 50s during the game.
Temperatures are expected to remain a few degrees above normal on Monday and Tuesday with highs in the upper 60s.
Anyone with outdoor plans may want to take an umbrella with them since a few brief showers will be around.
Overnight lows each night through Tuesday are forecast to dip into the lower 50s.
Tropical Depression 8 should strengthen into a tropical storm before impacting the coastal Carolinas with rough surf and heavy downpours early this week.
Despite struggling to do so last week, a tropical depression has developed just south of Florida and will turn toward the northeastern Gulf Coast of the United States this week.
Brief relief from heat and humidity will arrive in the northeastern United States at the start of September.
Typhoon Lionrock is poised to make landfall in Japan near Sendai early in the new week with heavy rainfall, damaging winds and an inundating storm surge.
Hawaii is facing two tropical threats this week as Madeline and Lester churn westward.
Slow-moving and repetitive downpours will raise the risk for flash flooding along the western Gulf Coast into early week.
A five-state tornado outbreak in Nebraska, Kansas, Wyoming, Iowa and Missouri occurred on this date. In all, 20 tornadoes were reported. Nine were in Iowa. One near Farragut, IA, in the extreme SW corner of the state, caused several fatalities and numerous injuries.
Sherman Pass, WA (1980)
2 inches of snow.
Pennsylvania & New Jersey (1971)
Tropical Storm Doria caused severe floods in southeastern PA and NJ. Damage estimated at $138 million.