While the brunt of rain will impact northern California through the weekend with a major storm train, some rain will make it into the Los Angeles Basin as well.
Following a round of light rain on Wednesday night into Thursday, a heavier round of rain will arrive on Sunday. An additional 0.5 of an inch of rain will be possible. Motorists are urged to use caution.
Before Sunday's rain, a moist onshore flow will bring low clouds and spotty showers.
Thunderstorms may provide the Northeast some relief for locations currently experiencing drought conditions.
Rounds of drenching thunderstorms could bring drought relief to parts of the southern United States into July.
Following a rain-free weekend for many in the Northeast, residents may be wondering if this is a sign of things to come for July.
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The uptick in spotty, drenching thunderstorms, associated with the southwestern United States monsoon, will continue in the coming days and weeks.
A persistent storm track will keep summer warmth out of the United Kingdom through much of July.
Berks Co., PA (1979)
The second severe thunderstorm in less than a week. Hail was widespread; some stones were as large as hen's eggs, up to 4" accumulation ruined crops in the Shartlesville/Strausstown area; the storm also produced flash flooding, high winds and touched off numerous fires by its lightning.
Record Highs: Location: New Record(F): Old Record(F)/Year: Providence, RI 96 95/1943 New York, NY 96 tied 96/1969 Boston, MA 97 tied 97/1901 Portland, ME 98 97/1941,1988
Pickeral Lake, MN (1991)
Hail 3" in diameter.