A warmer weekend is in store for Harrisburg, Pa., ahead of another batch of rain for early next week.
The typical high for the city this time of the year is 59 F.
High temperatures both days will be within a few degrees of 60 F.
In the wake of locally drenching rain and spotty thunderstorms from Friday night, stiff winds from the west and northwest will bring dry air into the region on Saturday. Just a couple of spots may get a passing shower on Saturday.
The nicer of the two weekend days will be Sunday with sunshine and less wind.
A new storm forecast to brew near the Gulf coast this weekend will swing northeastward early next week with a dose of drenching rain.
Hurricane Guillermo will continue its path towards Hawaii in the coming days bringing large swells and enhanced rainfall to the islands.
Cooler conditions will move into the Interior Northeast early this week, but the warmth will hold on a little longer along the Interstate-95 corridor.
After a very hot end to July, some relief is on the way this week for Seattle and other areas of the Northwest.
After months of below-normal rainfall, Santiago, Chile, could finally receive several days of rainfall this week.
One person is dead and multiple people are injured after a tent collapsed during a thunderstorm at a festival in suburban Chicago, the Chicago Tribune reports.
Typhoon Soudelor in the western Pacific Ocean will continue to strengthen over the coming days, eventually threatening Taiwan, eastern China.
Buffalo, NY (1980)
A total of 12" of rain in 6 hours.
Indianapolis, IN (1991)
61 mph wind gust during a thunderstorm 10 miles southeast of downtown.
Southeastern PA (1991)
A tornado was sighted just out of Lafayette Hill, then briefly touched down in the Chestnut Hill section of Philadelphia, downing trees and damaging some homes.