After Hurricane Arthur battered its way up the East Coast, Harrisburg will have a stretch of sunshine and warmer weather for the next several days.
Temperatures will continue to rise and hit near 90 F early this week. The higher temperatures will be accompanied with a humid feel for some days.
Following a cooler July Fourth, the rise in temperature will pull closer to the seasonal averages. Skies will be mostly sunny with some clouds.
Overnight temperatures will follow the same trend and could reach the low 70s toward the start of this week.
Thunderstorms could reappear midweek.
With many outdoor activities planned this weekend, those spending extended amount of time in the sun should take proper precaution and apply sunscreen frequently. As temperatures rise, it is important to stay hydrated as well.
Warmer weather will stay consistent through much of this week.
A change in the weather pattern will bring an extended period of dry and sunny conditions over much of the south-central United States.
SpaceX is preparing to launch another rocket into space, and as they do so, they will be monitoring the weather carefully to make sure that it does not interfere.
Residents of the southeastern United States may feel like the calendar has flipped ahead to Memorial Day with warm and muggy weather in place for the start of May.
May is picking up where April left off with record-challenging warmth surging back into the northwestern United States.
Dry days will be hard to come by in the northeastern United States for the first week of May as storm systems bring frequent rain to the region.
Torrential rain triggered flooding across southern Louisiana over the weekend, submerging streets and closing major highways.
Galveston, TX (1993)
98 mph wind gust in a thunderstorm damaged aircraft and hangers at the airport.
Winnipeg, Canada (1997)
The Red River crested above flood stage... 27,000 people were evacuated across Manitoba.
6"-8" of rain in the area bounded by Corpus Christi, Laredo, and Brownsville (1st-2nd).