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.
A push of summery heat and humidity will arrive in Philadelphia this week as September begins
Heat and humidity will bring a summery start to September around the Pittsburgh area.
Tropical Storm Fred has formed off of the African Coast and will threaten the Cape Verde Islands early this week.
While Erika has weakened to a tropical rainstorm, Florida will still become the target of potentially flooding downpours this week.
September will get off to a hot and humid start around Boston this week.
A strong storm system moved into Washington on Saturday, delivering powerful winds that lead to widespread damage and power outages.
Raleigh, NC (1965)
46 degrees -- coldest ever in August.
Three inches of snow fell in parts of the state; record lows were set in 31 northeastern U.S. cities and towns.
West Virginia (1989)
Lightning sets numerous house and trailer fires. Firefighters could not keep up with all the fires that were burning.