With temperatures hovering at around average highs late this week, a warmup is in store for Los Angeles that will remain into the weekend and early next week.
Temperatures will begin to climb heading into the weekend. Both Saturday and Sunday will have low clouds to start the day followed by afternoon sunshine.
Temperatures will rise from the low 70s and near 80 degrees F by the end of the weekend.
The mild weather will stick around for the Diamondbacks at Dodgers series that will continue Saturday through Sunday.
In addition, individuals looking to attend the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival will see warmer days through the weekend.
The warming trend will continue into Monday with highs nearing the 80 degree mark, before temperatures slide back Tuesday.
Tropical Depression Eight could become a tropical storm while brushing the North Carolina coast with rough surf, downpours and locally gusty thunderstorms into midweek.
Tropical Depression Nine developed just south of Florida on Sunday and will turn toward the northeastern Gulf Coast of the United States later this week.
Another strong tropical disturbance has moved off the coast of Africa and bears watching for strengthening and impact on the Caribbean and the United States during September.
Two tropical systems, Madeline and Lester, could pose hazards to Hawaii from the middle of the week into Labor Day weekend.
Though the summer season is winding down, forecasters are predicting a warm start to fall across the Northeast — a weather pattern that could spell bad news for fall foliage lovers.
The worst thing that people who live along coastlines can do is not to prepare for tropical storms and hurricanes.
Santa Cruz (1929)
Coastal Steamer San Juan (over 2,000 tons) was rammed off Pigeon Point near Santa Cruz, CA by the oil tanker S.C.T. Doss which was proceeding at "excessive speed in fog without sounding fog signals". 70 passengers and crew of San Juan drowned.
East Coast (1954)
Hurricane Carol hit with the single greatest property loss to date.
Raleigh, NC (1965)
46 degrees -- coldest ever in August.