The space shuttle Endeavour will make the final leg of its journey to the California Space Center's Samuel Oschin Space Shuttle Endeavour Display Pavilion Saturday.
Endeavour began the 14-mile trip from the Los Angeles International Airport Friday, Oct. 12, according to NASA.
Spectators lined the streets of Los Angeles hoping to get a look at the shuttle or even to snap a picture.
Saturday, the shuttle made a stop at the Inglewood City Hall for an official ceremony. Following the ceremony, the shuttle will continue on to the California Science Center. Endeavour is scheduled to arrive at the science center Saturday evening.
Space Shuttle Endeavour makes it's way down Manchester Blvd in Inglewood, Calif., Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012. The Endeavour's terrestrial journey began before dawn Friday when it departed from the Los Angeles International Airport, rolling on a 160-wheeled carrier past diamond-shaped "Shuttle Xing" signs. Over two days, it will trundle 12 miles (19 kilometers) at a top speed of 2 mph (3 kph) to its final destination, the California Science Center where it will be the centerpiece of a new exhibit. (AP Photo/Los)
"Downtown Los Angeles will reach a high temperature of about 77 degrees F today under bright and sunny skies," said AccuWeather Senior Meteorologist Kristina Pydynowski. "This evening the temperature will be in the upper 60s."
The space shuttle will be on display to the public at the science center starting on Oct. 30, 2012.
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.
Repeating and slow-moving storms will raise the risk of flash flooding and damaging winds over northern and central High Plains into Thursday night.
The F1 season continues this weekend with the German Grand Prix in Hockenheim with disruptive showers and thunderstorms in the forecast.
Highs will run between 10 and 15 degrees Fahrenheit above average across much of the western United States into the upcoming weekend.
Repeating downpours will raise the risk for flash flooding along the Gulf coast and lower Mississippi Valley through the middle days of the week.
The heat felt across the United Kingdom during the middle of July has faded and is not expected to return through at least the first week of August.
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.
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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.