It will not just be emotions running high around Vancouver, Canada, Sunday afternoon for the final match of the 2015 Women’s World Cup, but also temperatures.
A corridor of severe thunderstorms will reach from Oklahoma and northeastern Texas to the Carolinas and Georgia into Friday evening.
Americans will be hoping for clear skies this Saturday, July 4, as they look to enjoy dazzling fireworks displays, in addition to other popular Fourth of July activities.
The 2015 Tour de France kicks off on Saturday amid heat and thunderstorms. While the heat will ease by Sunday, the potential for rain will linger longer.
After setting records to the west, intense heat will expand across central Europe this weekend.
After thunderstorms lift through London Friday night, another warm day is in store for Saturday before temperatures cool down on Sunday.
Glasgow, MT (2000)
Wind gust to 82 mph. This is the highest wind speed ever recorded in this location.
Gettysburg, PA (1863)
The great three-day encounter between the North and the South reached its climax with Pickett's Charge. Partly cloudy skies, 87 degrees, wind SSW, deluge of rain on the 4th-5th hindered pursuit. The Confederates escaped.
Layton, NJ (1939)
33 degrees - record low for the state during July.