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 temperatures rise through the weekend in the South, so will the risk for heat-related dangers.
While heavy rainfall inundated the Phoenix area with historic flooding, deadly landslides occurred in Japan, claiming dozens of lives.
While a tropical low is expected to brew into Tropical Storm Cristobal this weekend, the East Coast of the U.S. is being monitored for future impacts -- even if the storm remains well offshore.
United States residents may pay higher heating costs this fall as colder air is expected to grip the Rockies and Plains at times and some quick-hitting chilly shots may impact the Northeast.
A swath of soaking rain will slowly shift from the northern Plains to the Canadian Prairies this weekend, making people reach for their umbrellas and heightening concerns for flooding.
While residents will face more disruptions to outdoor activities on Saturday, dry air will push southward across Pittsburgh to end the weekend.
Dry thunderstorms ignited more than 100 fires in the Wenatchee and Okanogan National Forests.
Dallas/Ft. Worth, TX (1980)
105 degrees -- the 60th consecutive day with a high temperature of at least 100 degrees.
Lake Ontario (1987)
Strong northwesterly winds caused upwelling. On the south shore, the water temperature was 70 degrees, but along the north shore, it was only 41 degrees.