While umbrellas will still be needed on Saturday, dry air will push southward across the Harrisburg area later this weekend.
Residents, however, will have to deal with another day of morning fog and showers wetting the city and threatening to disrupt outdoor plans.
As clouds win out over sunshine, temperatures will be held to the middle 70s. That is roughly 10 degrees below normal for late August.
As the dry air takes hold, rain chances will be gone from Harrisburg on Sunday as cloud cover also retreats to the south. Motorists should still use caution during the early morning hours of Sunday as fog will once again start the day and reduce visibility.
The return of some sunshine will boost temperatures back to around the 80-degree mark Sunday afternoon.
Since humidity will also be lower than recent days, Sunday will definitely be the better half of the weekend for outdoor activities and sporting events.
During next week, there are signs of some warmer weather for a few days. Temperatures may climb well into the 80s.
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A push of cooler air will slash summerlike conditions across the Upper Midwest then in the Northeast beginning this weekend.
Flood-ravaged Texas and Oklahoma are in line for additional rounds of drenching showers and thunderstorms into Saturday night.
The same cold front poised to mark and end to the midsummerlike warmth will also spread rain and thunderstorms into the region this weekend.
Tropical Depression One-E formed early Thursday morning in the eastern Pacific, and is expected to become Tropical Storm Andres later Thursday.
A very active typhoon season combined with drought in much of India could have a significant impact on lives and property for more than a billion people in Asia during the summer of 2015.
Sacramento, CA (1984)
All-time record high for May -- 110 degrees. The old record was 100.
Leesburg, FL (1989)
A lightning bolt tore a 4-foot wide hole in the ceiling of a residential dining room and struck a 9-year-old boy between the shoulder blades. Although injured, the boy survived.
Chicago, IL (1992)
33 degrees on this date. Coldest for so late in the spring season.